Adult's Department | Mishawaka-Penn-Harris Public Library 

Adult's Department

Learn for a Lifetime

The Mishawaka-Penn-Harris Public Library system offers a variety of materials, services, and programming to meet the needs of adult patrons.  From college-aged students to seniors, MPHPL has something for everyone.


Print materials include fiction, nonfiction, graphic novels, newspapers and magazines.  MPHPL also offers a collection of digital services to keep you connected to your library 24/7.  Digital services include eBooks and eAudiobooks (Overdrive).


Visit our Services tab to learn about our circulation policies, computer usage, interlibrary loans and much more.


Children and teens can't have all the fun!  Adult programming includes book clubs that meet on different days and at different times throughout the month to better meet the busy schedules of our patrons.  Special programming including gaming, genealogy workshops, and pop culture celebrations are offered regularly throughout the year.  A complete list of programs can be found in our multi-month program guides available at each library location and on our website.

Free Wi-Fi

Adults wishing to use personal laptops, tablets, or phones may use the library's free Wi-Fi network. No password is needed.

Adult's Blog

Financial Assistance Available for Internet Service

We’re spreading the word about FCC’s Emergency Broadband Benefit!

Mental Health Awareness

An apple a day may keep the doctor away, but don’t forget about your mental health too.  Since 1949, May has been Mental Health Awareness Month. It’s a great opportunity to normalize and talk openly regarding psychological health concerns and to share resources available. 

Size-Acceptance Nonfiction

A growing movement is changing the way people think about their bodies thanks to body positivity, Health At Every Size, and a closer look at cultural attitudes toward non-thin people and where those attitudes come from. Click to read more.

Join us on Facebook Join us on Instagram Join us on Youtube