Michigan Electronic Library Catalog
Borrow from Libraries Statewide!
If you can’t find something in Kalamazoo Public Library’s online catalog, you may be able to borrow it from one of 170+ libraries across the state via MeL, the Michigan Electronic Library.
Who Can Borrow Through MeL?
- KPL in-district residents only
Help Searching MeLCat
- MeLCat Help
- Call KPL’s Reference Desk at (269) 553-7801
MeL is the Michigan eLibrary, a 24/7 online library for Michigan residents.
- MeL Databases allow you instant access to full-text articles from tens of thousands of magazines and newspapers. Databases are available for kids, adults, and on specialized topics such as car repair and practice tests.
- MeLCat allows you to order books, audio books, music, movies and other materials and have them delivered to your participating library.
- MeL Michigana contains photographs, diaries, oral histories, local records and historical Michigan data.
- MeL Gateways include specialized resources such as those in health, business and areas for kids and teens.