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ADA Accessibility

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The MCPL website and all of our locations are in compliance with ADA standards.
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Ask A Librarian

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Our librarians have the answer to your questions on all variety of topics.
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Assistive Technology

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Customers with hearing and speech impairments can access type-to-text communications devices at any of the 31 MCPL locations.
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Book Drop

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If you do not have time to come inside, you can just drop your books in the book drop outside.
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Book Group Service

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Check out books for your community book group to enjoy.
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Career Online High School

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Enroll in a fully-accredited, online high school program to earn your diploma as well as a career certificate.
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Community Rooms

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Rooms are available for public use at multiple MCPL locations.
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Consumer Reports

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Get complete access to rating information from the Consumer Reports Magazine, Buying Guides, and more.
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Copy Machine

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Print in black and white or color as well as scan images to a USB drive.
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Daycare and School Visits

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Bring your school to visit the Library or have the Library come to you!
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Drive-Up Windows

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Four MCPL locations have a drive-up window for you to return items and pick up holds.
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Early Literacy Station

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Our early literacy computers let kids explore technology in a safe environment with literacy-building games.
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Espresso Book Machine

Espresso Book Machine

The Espresso Book Machine is a state-of-the-art device that prints, binds, and trims a paperback book in minutes.
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Fax Machine

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You can send faxes from the Library, but not receive them.
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Fishing Poles

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Check out a fishing pole from your local Library!
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Google Fiber

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Six MCPL branches have Google Fiber Internet at their locations. This includes the following branches: Antioch, Blue Ridge, North Oak, Red Bridge, Raytown, and the Woodneath Library Center.
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In-Branch Dining

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Enjoy a drink or snack during your visit to the Library.
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Interlibrary Loan

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You can request materials from other libraries throughout the U.S. for free.
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Kansas City Star Electronic Image Edition

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The image edition provides an exact replica of the print version of the Kansas City Star newspaper on a daily basis.
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Library By Mail

Library-By-Mail

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Qualifying homebound customers can get library materials delivered to them free of charge.
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Library-To-Go

Library-To-Go

Each Library-to-Go location offers access to public computers, internet, and free Wi-Fi.
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MCPL Museum Pass

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This program will provide complimentary admission to select Jackson County attractions and museums.
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Mobile Device and Remote Printing

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Print items from your mobile device or home computer at select MCPL locations.
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Online Learning

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Learn it your way. Our digital branch allows you to learn through instructor-led courses and video tutorials.
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MCPL now offers passport services

Passport Services

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MCPL is now offering passport services at select branches.
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Public Computers

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Each Library branch has computers for public use.
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Public Laptops

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Certain MCPL branches offer a limited number of laptops for customer use inside the Library.
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Woodneath Press

Publish Your Book

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You can publish your book through the Woodneath Press. 
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Read and Feed - Free meals for anyone 18 and under!

Read and Feed

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MCPL is partnering with Harvesters to provide free meals to kids 18 and under throughout the school year.
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Teacher Assistance

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Teachers can submit requests to library staff for collections of items for use in the classroom.
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Test Proctoring Services

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MCPL provides a test proctoring service for students to help them pursue their educational goals.
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Tutoring

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MCPL customers can access free one-on-one online tutoring services.
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Voter Services

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MCPL is distributing voter registration forms, and offering notary service of mail-in and asentee ballot envelopes through November 3.
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Wellness Room

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Wellness Rooms provide customers a private room to use for short-term personal needs including nursing.
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Wi-Fi

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Access free wireless internet at all MCPL locations.
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