Online Library Catalogs

Michigan's State-wide Library Catalog

MeLCat - Michigan eLibrary Catalog
Looking for a specific book, movie or musical recording that's not available in Kalamazoo Public Library's online catalog? You may be able to borrow that item from one of 200+ libraries across the state via MeL, the Michigan Electronic Library. 

Michigan Libraries

Ann Arbor District Library
The Ann Arbor District Library web site includes information ranging from access to the online catalog to community programming events and everything in-between.
Berrien Springs Community Library
Berrien Springs Community Library provides access to its online catalog, internet search tools, and a schedule of library events
Detroit Public Library
The largest library in Michigan, Detroit Public Library possesses unique collections, a career center, internet lab, an array of research tools, and sponsors community and library programming and events.
Grand Rapids Public Library
The Grand Rapids Public Library's web site contains information about their catalog, library collections and services, news about programming, and an array of online resources.
Lakeland Library Cooperative
Here is where you'll find 41 of West Michigan's finest libraries serving the information, education, and recreation needs of residents.
Library of Michigan
The state library of Michigan has information about museum exhibits, special collections, research tools, and grant writing opportunities and resources.
Library of Michigan Service for the Blind & Physically Handicapped
Offers non-print formats and books and magazines on cassette, in Braille, or large print.
Metro Net Library Consortium
A Michigan non-profit public library consortium, this site provides electronic library resources and links to library sites and catalogs for the Detroit area.
Michigan Library Association
The Michigan Library Association is a professional organization dedicated to the support of its members, to the advancement of librarianship, and to the promotion of quality library service for citizens of Michigan.
Michigan Library Consortium
A full-service library agency, the Michigan Library Consortium collects library resources from all over the state in order to share and distribute widely.
Michigan Library Directory
The online directory contains the most up to date information for approximately 2000 libraries and library related organizations in Michigan.
Michigan State University Libraries
Access the Michigan State University library catalog, explore their special collections, locate a journal article, or browse the many academic research databases and online resources for information.
Rochester Hills Public Library
The Rochester Hills Public Library's web site features their catalog, programs, community information, online databases, and young adult services.

National Library Resources

American Library Association
ALA offers professional services and publications to members and nonmembers, including online news stories, job postings, scholarship opportunities, events schedule, and analysis of crucial issues.
Library of Congress
The Library of Congress web site features a wide array of information about books, archival collections, U.S. history, legislative resources, and a searchable catalog.
Library of Congress Hispanic Reading Room
The Hispanic Reading Room serves as the primary access point for research relating to those parts of the world encompassing the geographical areas of the Caribbean, Latin America, and Iberia; the indigenous cultures of those areas; and peoples throughout the world historically influenced by Luso-Hispanic heritage, including Latinos in the U.S., and peoples of Portuguese or Spanish heritage in Africa, Asia, and Oceania.
Presidential Libraries
National Archives and Records Administration's presidential libraries and museums website.