Grand Ledge Area District Library

Building Closed and Curbside Service Cancelled — update 3/17/2020 noon

All due dates for materials have been extended to April 13


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  • COVID-19 Programming Cancellation Announcement
    All due dates have been extended to April 6

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2020 Spring Events Brochure

Click here for a PDF of our 2020 Spring Events brochure!

Live Tutors 3pm-10pm, every day!  You can access it from any computer or mobile device to get help with math, science, English, social studies and writing, including AP level assistance.  Online tools available 24/7.


OverDrive has a wide variety of bestsellers and classics in fiction and non-fiction in eBooks and audiobooks.  Borrow 10 items at a time with Libby, OverDrive’s app for phones and tablets. Checkout is for 21 days.

OverDrive for Kids

Content for young readers from read alongs to chapter books to graphic novels.  Filter by AR or Lexile levels.  Borrow up to 10 ebooks or audiobooks at a time with checkout periods of 21 days.   

OverDrive for Teens

See what’s new in this always growing YA collection! Check out up to 10 ebooks and audiobooks at time for 21 days.  Try Read or Listen to a Sample to test drive a new book — lots of recommendations to find your next favorite book.


If we don’t have what you are looking for; MelCat does!  Request from Academic, Schools, and Public libraries from across the state.  Over 40 Million items!

Research in Context

Includes biographies, newspaper & magazine articles, audio files, and images.Use highlight to mark key information and add notes. Use download feature to save article (including your notes and citation) directly to google drive.




We offer over 250 full-color digital magazines for anytime, anywhere reading on any device.Our collection includes both new and backlist titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limits.

Morningstar Financial

Get comprehensive financial information on stocks, companies, funds, and markets.

Consumer Reports

Make better purchasing decisions — find the best deal on an LCD TV or research the top recommended vehicles; ConsumerReports has the ratings and reviews for thousands of products.

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Ancestry Library Edition

Uncover family records and trace your history to create family trees.Includes Census data, Vital Records, Immigration and Military records, and more. Access only within the library.


Mango – Learn a Foreign Language: Utilizes conversation and foreign films to engage learners.  Need a bit of Spanish for a trip or Chinese for a business meeting – Mango can help!  Over 70 languages and 20+ ESL courses online and avaiable in the Mango app.

World Food

Over 6,000 recipes from over 175 countries.   Pick a country, learn about how they eat — Do they use spoons? What are their favorite ingredients? Each recipe shows prep and cook time needed.

Countries, States, Cities, & Maps

Travel Guides for 175 Countries, over 100,000 maps, all 50 States, and 202 World City Guides!

Kanopy for Kids

Great access to video classics, storytime, and science & nature.  Check out up to 10 items per month.  Parents can set parental controls on Kanopy accounts to limit their children’s accounts to only Kanopy Kids.

Kids Info Bits

An easy to use database covering a broad range of topics. Explore animals, music, movies, people, science, sports, technology, and more! 


BookFlix pairs animated stories with nonfiction ebooks — 137 pairs of fiction/non-fiction including 37 Spanish versions.


Kanopy offers streaming classic cinema, independent films, and top documentariesCreate an account and link your library card to get start watching up to 10 videos per month.  Available on Roku, Android, and Apple Apps.


Hoopla provides instant access to movies, TV shows, music, comic books, ebooks and audiobooks.  Check out 6 items per month.  No waiting and no holds. 

Learning Express Library

Includes a resume builder you can save, edit, and print. Explore over 700 courses (including popular software tutorials), practice tests, eBooks, flashcards, as well as prepare for SAT, ACT, trade certification, civil service, and U.S. citizenship exams. 

AtoZ Databases

AtoZdatabases is the Premier Job Search, Reference & Mailing List Database including 30 million business & executive profiles & 240 million residents. Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, and much more!


Business and residential tool providing access to demographic data. Drill down to the city or even neighborhood level. Identify markets and audiences in your community. Ideal for supporting small business and local economic development activities. Strong tool for businesses and non-profits alike.

Mel eResources

MeL provides great resources — access full-text magazine & journal articles, encyclopedias, auto-repair manuals, business research, quality health information, job and career preparation

Novelist Plus (Mel)

NoveList Plus: Want to find your next favorite author? Can’t remember all the titles in a series?  Just look for the area called “Read-alike Recommendationss.



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  • Hours:
  • M-Thu       10 am- 9 pm
  • F-Sa            10 am- 5 pm 
  • Sun              1 pm-  5 pm

Address: 131 E. Jefferson St.,
Grand Ledge, MI 48837

  • Phone: 517.627.7014