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MPPL youth materials will not be requestable or renewable beginning 10/23

Youth Services renovations start soon, and you won't be able to request (place holds) or renew items in our J and YA collections starting October 23rd 2015. You will be able to continue placing holds on materials at other libraries. You can even choose where you would like to pick up those materials.

Popular Series

Looking at recent New York Times Best-Sellers, you will find that some of the most popular titles are part of on-going series. Want to learn more about a certain character or look back at previous titles in a series? Here is a list of four popular series and the books they contain.

Youth Services Renovation

We’re sprucing up the Youth Services Room! In order to accomplish this renovation project, the Youth Services Room will be closed to the public from November 1-January 18 and the entire library will be closed from December 14-January 3.  While the Youth Services collection at the Melrose Park Public Library will not be available for browsing or check-out, staff will continue providing you with assistance in other areas of the library.

Horror Books & Films

Many classic horror films are inspired by books. The following list contains brief summaries for some of the great horror stories with the films they inspired listed right underneath. Click on the title to locate the item, or find the title through Media on Demand.

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