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While you can’t come into the library yet, we are now offering curbside pickup during the following hours: Monday – Friday 9:00am-6:00pm, Saturday 10:00am-5:00pm. Please wait until you have been notified before coming to pick up. You may drop off returns at the drive up chutes during the open hours or at the lower box when the gates are closed. Wifi is available on the patios.

Our librarians can create a Personalized Reading List for you if you would like, so fill out this Questionnaire to let us know your preferences!

You can reserve in the following ways:

  • Login to your account online using your card number and password (which originally is your last name)
  • Call the library during the hours above at 830.438.4864
  • Text the library at 830.468.6390
  • Email the library at info@mfplibrary.org

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Check out our online resources which can be found on the left hand side of the catalog pagehttps://catalog.mfplibrary.org/catalog/.  If you miss coming in the building, take a virtual tour of the library
 
We apologize for the inconvenience but hope that our measures are helpful in preventing the spread of COVID-19 and protecting those who are more susceptible in our community.

 


2020 Broaden Your Shelf Reading Challenge

How do I...

Get a library card
Place a Hold/Reserve an item in the catalog
Renew materials
Download audiobooks and ebooks

 

How to place a hold/reserve
If you have found an item in our catalog but it is checked out by someone else and you would like to have it reserved/held for you when they return it, follow the steps below:

Online:
Click on Catalog
Click on Login in the upper right corner
Type P (space) Your library card number
The password is your last name
Search the catalog for the item you wish to hold
Click on the title and a separate box will appear with the information about the article
Click on the Reserve Title box
You will select how you wish to be notified and then click Place Reserve.
By Phone: call the library at (830) 438-4864 with your name and/or library card number. A staff member can check for the item you are interested in and place the hold on the item for you.

How to Renew Materials

You are allowed to renew your materials one time as long as the item is not currently reserved (on hold) for another patron. There are two ways to renew materials:

Online:
Click on Catalog
Click on Login in the upper right corner
Type P (space) Your library card number
Password is your last name
Click on My Account
Click on Items Out/Renew
Click on the Renew button beside the item(s) you wish to renew
By Phone: call the library at (830) 438-4864 with your name and/or library card number. A staff member can renew your materials for you as long as you have not reached your renewal limit and no one has it on hold (reserved).