New Book Sale Corner

Visit our new and greatly expanded ongoing book sale located on the Library’s Main Floor for numerous gift quality books. Many next-to-new books are for sale. Most fiction and non-fiction books are priced to sell at $2.50 to $5.00. These are just a few of our current offerings: Cop Town by Karen Slaughter $3.00 The Grilling Season by Diane Mott Davidson $2.50 The Last Mountain Man by William W. Johnstone $3.00 Stone Cold by C.J. Box $4.00 The Camden Summer by LaVyrle Spencer $2.50 The Read More +

CCFLS eStacks – Buy it now Ebooks

As part of our OverDrive ebooks service, CCFLS eStacks, you will now see a “Buy it Now” button next to books on our page (http://ccfls.lib.overdrive.com/). It is in response to an agreement between OverDrive and publishers that allows us to access ebooks from certain publishers. If you would like to purchase the ebook, you can select a vendor and a portion of the sales comes back to CCFLS eStacks for us in the form of a credit to use to purchase more ebooks. For more Read More +

Reference: Have You Seen QR Code Signs Lately?

Quick Response codes – QR codes for short – are cropping up all over the place. A QR code is a special type of barcode that can be read with an image scanner, such as the camera on your mobile device, with a QR reader application. The device scans the code and takes you to more information, perhaps a website or other content. You’ll find QR codes all over the Meadville Public Library. We’ve added them in the stacks and on bookmarks in the Children’s Read More +

Your Library: Working to Keep Up With the Internet & Technology

Libraries, like so much else in the age of the Internet, have had to reach out in ways they never imagined even 20 years ago. Meadville Public Library has been exceptionally good at finding creative ways to further its mission and engage the Meadville area community. First, we have a new way for you to give to the library just by making a purchase through Amazon. The company launched a new initiative, Amazon Smile, which will donate a percentage of your purchase to MPL. Register Read More +