Get Mobile Public Library at home

Get a Library eCard

Temporary cards are issued to area residents over the phone and online.

After filling out this form, we will email you with your new eCard number or any follow up questions. Due to high demand it may take a couple days for us to respond.

Digital Downloads

Download ebooks, audiobooks, music, comics & magazines. Steam movies and tv shows.

Use the Hoopla, cloudLibrary, Kanopy and Flipster apps to gain access to our extensive digital collection.

Get homework help and research your any subject

Homework Help & Academic Tutoring: 10 a.m. - 11 p.m.

Homework Alabama can be accessed from virtually any computer or mobile device with internet connection while in the state of Alabama.

For K-12, over 60 subjects, over 3,000 Tutors, no appointments needed, online one-to-one tutoring and including drop-off math reviews.

Gale In Context: Middle School

Access to age appropriate newspapers, magazines, videos, primary sources, and more. Topics include Cultures, People, Government, Literature, World History, and more. Supports national and state curriculum standards.

Britannica School Middle

Age-appropriate articles, Biographies, Country Comparison, World Atlas, Images and Videos

Explora Middle

Reliable research sources, Access to full-text databases, Topic overviews

Not finding what you need above? Go here for more research options.

Choose your next book

Your Next Book

Fill out our questionnaire - tell us your favorite author, genre or novel and get suggestions on what book to read next.

Novelist K-8 Plus

Created especially for children and the adults who work with them, NoveList K-8 Plus is an online database of reading recommendations which encourages reader success.

Accelerated Reader

Check out our list of recommendations pulled from the top most read books/series by ATOS Book Level. Or look up the AR level of any book on the Accelerated Reader Bookfinder®.

Videos, Classes and Special Requests

Request online classes with our librarians

Teachers & Homeschool Groups: Our librarians will work with you to make videos customized to your students. We can teach you how to make the most of MPL's online resources. We may be able to schedule a live class on Zoom.


Subscribe to us on YouTube to find our catalog of videos with story times, recommendations, crafts, tutorials and more.


Visit us on Facebook to see to participate in challenges, live events and find out what we have going on at MPL.