Mid-Continent Public Library is a consolidated library district and a tax-supported political subdivision that is governed by a twelve-member board, four each from Jackson, Platte, and Clay Counties. The library was founded in the year 1964. Jackson County Librarian, James A. Leathers, was influential in the creation of a regional library system and became the first Director of Mid-Continent Public Library Service. The Mid-Continent Public Library became fully automated in 1994 with circulation, intra-library loan, and in-branch online public access catalog module.
More than 900 dedicated staff members work together every day to answer questions, find the right resources, recommend interesting books, and help solve challenges in customers’ lives at Mid-Continent Public Library. MCPL’s offerings range widely from free Wi-Fi and study space to ESL classes and Tax Help for Seniors.
Mid-Continent Public Library:
You can create a new account in Mid-Continent Public Library at www.mymcpl.org. By creating a new account you can access the online catalog website where you can use your library card account, search, and place holds for items in the collection.
Creating a new account:
To create a new account, first of all, visit its official website at www.mymcpl.org. On the official website click the “Log In” link located at the top of your screen. This will take you to your account once you have created one. If you want to create a new account then click on the link “Create an account” where you will be able to sign up and create a new account for MCPL. To create a new account you have to enter some of your personal information like:
Personal Information Needed:
- Library Card.
- First Name.
- Last Name.
- Home Branch Library Location.
- Favorite Genre.
- Event Type you are interested in.
- Your Age Group.
The information provided is used to personalize your account to reflect your interests, narrow your searches, and to notify you of events you would most be interested in attending. Once you have accepted the Terms and Conditions and answered the character Captcha you will be able to create your new account. Once you have accepted the Terms and Conditions and answered the character Captcha you will be able to create your new account. After creating a new account you can able to use your account to store your library card number and Pin, allowing you to use your account to the fullest capacity.