Mount Pleasant Public Library

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THE LIBRARY WILL OPEN AT 9AM MAY 26

Learn how to take advantage of our "Curbside Program" and still enjoy books, DVD’s and CD’s during this temporary closure.

  1. Library Summer Fun

    LIBRARY CORNER | 05/22/20 |

    We’re planning to see you next week. Doors open at 9 a.m. Tuesday and here’s what you’ll find when you visit: We have hand sanitizer for you at the door. We’ll check your temperature and make sure you are wearing a mask. You can’t come in without a mask. Read on...
  2. Toy Trains At The Library

    LIBRARY CORNER | 05/15/20 |

    This week several friends and coworkers shared their reading lists with Library Director Helen Thompson, and she shares them here with you! Keep your curbside orders coming! Read on...
  3. An inflatable clown greets customers to the library

    LIBRARY CORNER | 05/08/20 |

    In this week’s Library Corner, Library Director Helen Thompson explains what to expect when the building opens to the public to ensure the safety of all. She also shares some more great novels, including The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Society. Read on...
  4. Curbside pickup from the Mount Pleasant Library

    LIBRARY CORNER | 05/01/20 |

    While most Texas libraries have been totally closed, the Mount Pleasant Public Library has been offering curbside delivery and mobile printing. Wifi is accessible outside the building. Phase One of the Reopening Plan keeps all of these things in place, Read on...
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    MOBILEPRINT SERVICE UPDATE | 04/30/20 |

    If you are a MobilePrint Service Customer who is experiencing broken web links when printing via a website, here’s the solution. A security update implemented by HP PrinterOn on April 1st will cause a failure to launch on the printspot web page. Read on...
  6. A couple in a car collecting library books curbside.

    LIBRARY CORNER | 04/23/20 |

    I’m not an avid reader of nonfiction, but several good nonfiction books made my list of favorites. Among them is Mr. Owita’s Guide to Gardening by Carol Wall. This memoir isn’t really a guide to gardening, it’s a guide to life. Read on...
  7. Mount Pleasant Library Sign

    LIBRARY CORNER | 04/17/20 |

    Last week we looked at some of my favorites and, since my list was so long, here are more of those reviews: Charles Martin has a lovely way with words. His book, The Mountain Between Us was a big success. It was also made into a movie. Read on...
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    LIBRARY CORNER | 04/09/20 |

    We’re not serving fries, but we are doing a hopping curbside business each day at noon and five p.m. If you need something to read, watch or listen to, go to the website and take a look at the catalog. Read on...
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Mount Pleasant Public Library and Historical Museum has something for everyone.

The library has more than 33,000 items available for check-out, including books for children, teens, and adults, as well as audio books, DVDs and magazines. Ebooks and Eaudio books are also available through Overdrive.

Other books and materials available for in-house use only include the Family and Local History Collection, microfilm, and newspaper archives.

Additional resources include databases, an online tutoring service, interlibrary loan services, and public access computers.

Each age group has a special area including a Family Play Place for kids 4 years and under, The Hangout for school-ages kids, a Teen Room and Adult Section. Seating areas are found throughout the library. Two study rooms are available for small group study. A program room is available for non-profit groups to reserve when not being used for library programs.

The historical museum focuses on life and times in Mount Pleasant and Titus County in years gone by, and features interactive displays such as a Caddo grass hut, a Civil War camp, and a log cabin.

The library extends into a garden which includes reading areas and a fountain.