In Adult Services, we strive to strengthen and enrich our community by providing opportunities for educational, professional, and personal growth. Whether you are writing a research paper, studying for an exam, learning English, meeting people with common interests, or looking for the next great read, we are the place for you! We offer a wide variety of events, classes, services, and print and electronic collections to suit your needs.
Check out our MPL Adults Photography Contest! This page features the winning photographs, contest details, and announces the current week's theme.
All of our programs for adults have temporarily gone virtual! Check out the YouTube video playlist below to see all of our tech tutorials, book recommendations, wellness tips, and more. Click on the menu icon in the top right corner of the video to see them all.
Interactive Presentations & Infographics:
Identifying Fake News
Social Media for Your Business
Behind the Scenes at MPL: Collection Development
Cognitive Benefits of Gaming
Tips for Interview Attire
Making an Online Resume
Strange Readings: True Crime
Follow our Facebook page to get our latest book recommendations, e-resources, online tutorials, and interesting finds on the internet!
Search the McAllen catalog, the Hidalgo County catalog, or the Interlibrary Loan catalog.
Did you know that with just a McAllen library card, you can get e-books, audiobooks, movies, career & exam prep, and more, all on your mobile device? Check it out on our E-branch page.
COVID-19 Service Update: Study Rooms are closed until further notice at all locations as of Wednesday, July 15th.
Choose from the 14 Main Library study rooms and 4 Branch Library study rooms.