Mask up at MRL


In compliance with Governor Holcomb’s mandate, MRL requires anyone entering the building to wear a mask or face covering for their entire visit. If you are medically unable to wear a face covering, please contact the library prior to your visit to discuss available accommodations. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

Call 765-203-1788 for a tax appointment
Free Tax Service and Filing

This free service is offered by arranging an appointment. Due to COVID-19  restrictions, our library will not be offering a Free Tax Service. SIGN-UP BY CALLING: 765-203-1788

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Know the facts about COVID-19


Vaccination Information – Click or call 211

Localized Testing Instructions for COVID-19

Wayne County COVID-19 Update

Indiana COVID-19 Updates

CDC – Centers For Disease Control

WHO – World Health Organization

Try the MRL Mobile App


The new MRL Library App assists you with searching the library’s catalog, account management, seeing new arrivals, and you can even scan barcodes of books to see if MRL has them in their collection.

Find it on the Apple App Store or Google Play

Get a Library Card Now


It’s free! Access all of our e-books, audiobooks and e-resources on your favorite device.  All you need is your library card and a PIN.

Sign-up for a card or PIN today!

Forgot your library card number or pin? We can help with that too.





Our Digital Branch is always open. Access research resources, download e-books, audiobooks or e-magazines.

Anyone can use the digital branch. Some services require a Library Card and Pin number. If you do not have a Library Card or Pin, sign-up online.

Curbside pickup


To use the Curbside Pickup Service, place items on hold through MRL’s Online Catalog, call the library or email us for selection assistance. Once the library items are ready, we’ll give you a call to arrange for our handy Curbside Pickup.  > read more…

Virtually Stream MRL Programs


Tune in on your digital device for MRL’s events and programs! Enjoy storytimes, crafts, digi-labs, musical performances and a variety of fun activities. Have questions?   >Read more about this new style of programs at MRL.

overdrive - e-books and audiobooks


Yep! It’s free! Download e-books and audiobooks to your favorite device.  All you need is your library card and a PIN.

Need a little help getting started?

Computer use at MRL

Starting Nov. 2 – No Reservations Needed

Beginning on Nov. 2, computers will be available on the Main Level of the library with no reservations needed. Read more regarding CDC protocols, and terms of use.   > read more…

Hoopla - Digital Downloads

We are soooo excited to offer our newest Digital Resource! 

HOOPLA is an all-in-one digital library with e-books, audiobooks, music, movies and tons more! Click to sign-up for an account.

Need a little help? Call us!

Video Streaming documentaries - Curiosity Stream

Stream Documentaries!

Curiosity Stream features cover every topic from space exploration to adventure to the secret life of pets with stunning visuals and unrivaled storytelling to demystify science, nature, history, technology, society, and lifestyle.  Click to sign-up for an account.

Need a little help? Call us!  765-966-8291

Questions and Answers


Answers to your frequently asked questions are listed here as well as a variety of helpful resources.

Frequently Asked Questions

Digital Resources

Youth Resources for kids, parents and teachers

Online Storytime

Food Pantry, Free Clothing, Meals, Soap and Laundry

youth resources and links

At Home With the Kids?

We have a growing list of e-resources perfect for kids, teens, parents and teachers.

Click to read more and check back often for updates.

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MRL's Corona Update


The library building is open with adjusted service hours. Opening Monday – Saturday at 11:00am. Phones are answered starting at 9:30am. Read our latest updates. 


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Get a Library Card

Anyone five years or older is eligible for a library card. A child must be accompanied by a parent or guardian with ID.

Computers | Print | Copy | Fax

Wi-Fi and computer work stations are available throughout the library. Send your files to the library for printing. Also, you can copy and fax at MRL for a nominal fee.

ebooks and audiobooks

E-books and Downloadables

Borrow titles from our library 24/7. All you need is a library card and a PIN# to start downloading e-books and audiobooks

Programs for Kids and Teens

Youth Services offers programs for ages 0 – 18 years old. Storytimes, Pre-K learning, reading, crafts, S.T.E.A.M. cooking, escape rooms, gaming and much more.

Get Your Game On!

Checkout tabletop games from MRL. We have a huge variety of nearly 50 games. Inquire at the Main Desk for details.

Community Spaces at MRL

Community Spaces

Whether you need room for collaboration, or a venue to host an important event, you’ll find the rights space at MRL.

Since 1864, Morrisson-Reeves Library has been a cornerstone in our community offering free and equal access to information, technology and infinite opportunities. Stop in today to see the recent changes we have made to MRL.

MRL 101: COVID-19 Safeguards at MRL

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The library is open with adjusted service hours.

Monday - Thursday  |  11:00am to 8:00pm
Friday  |  11:00am to 6:00pm
Saturday  |  11:00am to 4:00pm

Phones will be answered starting at 9:30am

Computer Workstations are available.
Arrange for Curbside Pick-up of library materials. Contact us for details.

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Our mission: To connect people to information, inspiration, and infinite opportunities.

Our vision: Be a vibrant, vital community resource for imagination and growth.


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