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MeLCat requesting will be suspended from November 18 to December 11, 2015


MeLCat requesting will be suspended from November 18 to December 11 to allow MeL servers to be moved to a new location. Please make sure to place all of your interlibrary loan requests by Tuesday, November 17, 2015! MeL databases may also be affected during the move. Thank you for your understanding and patience in this matter MeLCat Server Migration ... Read More »

Calder Mobile Restoration Begins


The Central Branch was occupied by a crew from Artpack Services this morning! They were here to take down our beautiful Calder mobile and prepare it to be shipped to the Calder Foundation in New York, where it will be restored after sixty-some years of gently spinning over the main reading room. (Photos by Jean Weston.) Read More »

Michigan Activity Pass (MAP)

MAP logo

This year the Park and Read (Big Green Gym) program has merged with MAP and Library users can obtain passes to Michigan’s state parks, state recreation areas, state forest campgrounds, and state historic sites! The Michigan Activity Pass (MAP) program is presented by The Library Network in partnership between Michigan’s public libraries and 370 arts and cultural organizations, state parks and recreation areas. ... Read More »

Zinio eMagazines are here!

digital magazine

Do you love magazines but dislike the clutter they create? Do you wish you could read more magazines but the subscription costs are too much? Are you looking for more ways to maximize the capabilities of your tablet or smartphone? Your wish is our command: the Grosse Pointe Public Library now offers FREE downloadable eMagazines from Zinio! Choose from a selection ... Read More »

Tools available for Loan at the Library

TAScott Construction - Estimate Ruler

Tools are located at the Central Library and are loaned free with your library card. Peruse our complete list of tools below or download the tool list with images and descriptions. We are constantly adding new tools. If you don’t find what you are looking for on this list, please contact us, 313.343.2074 ext. 220. Started in the fall of 1943 as ... Read More »