Want to check out a book we don’t have? Order it with MEL! Simply go to – or click the link below – and search for the title, author or subject you’re interested in. Click on the links provided, enter your name and library barcode number to order your book, movie, or audio book, then pick it up here at the library when it arrives! Click here to learn a little more about how the MEL catalog works, or here to visit the MEL catalog itself.

MEL is also home to a vast selection of databases, academic articles, e-books, educational materials, lists, consumer reports, repair guides and more. Visit the library to learn more, or check it out yourself at


Libby – Overdrive App – website

OPAC – Online Catalog

Library Card

  • Free for Lapeer County, MI Residents
  • $5 for all other adult cards
  • $1 for Children’s cards (An adult must get a card and sign responsibility clause for child to get a card.)
  • $2 for lost card


  • Circulation Time 4 weeks
  • Books will be charged .15 /day for overdues

DVDs & CDs

  • Circulation Time 2 weeks
  • DVDs and CDs will be charged $.50/day for overdues