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The Library houses many extensive special collections in its archives. These finding aids describe MPL’s special collections. Not all of the Library's special collections and archival materials currently have finding…
Remember Mrs. Griggs? She was the prim, proper lady who counseled the lovelorn, mediated marital woes, arbitrated parent-teen growing pains and referred readers to social service agencies for help.
Book searching coming soon. For now use County Cat
From NewsBank, find indexing of and full articles in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (from 1990-present) and other Wisconsin, national and world newspapers.
We are so proud of the many Super Readers we saw in our libraries this summer! Reading over the summer gives your child the best chance for a successful school year.
Remember the library is your information hub this fall. Visit our Teacher in the Library for homework help. Explore new books and try new activities during our After School Kids' Club. Bring the whole family to Harvest Fest on September 27th. Introduce your little ones to the wonders of reading at our Preschool Story Times and Toddler Play Groups.
Don’t forget everything your library offers online as well, including free music and magazine downloads and the CountyCat Mobile App for access to the library from anywhere.
MPL is an anchor institution that helps build healthy families and vibrant neighborhoods – the foundation of a strong Milwaukee.
Inspiration starts here – we help people read, learn, and connect.
MPL's Collection Management Plan (Revised 2012)
MPL 2020 Our Plan for the Future