The Marion Public Library is your 24/7 eLibrary, ready and waiting whenever you need it.

Download Books Directly from Library Catalog:

All of our downloadable ebooks and audiobooks are now available directly from our online catalog! Check out and download ebooks and audiobooks instantly from the catalog to your device app. Review our handout about eResource Central at this link

The following downloadable and streaming resources are always available.


The library offers access to two streaming movie services: Kanopy and HooplaDigital. Learn more.


The library subscribes to Overdrive and CloudLibrary ebook services. HooplaDigital also has ebooks, graphic novels, and comics, and Tumblebooks has kids books! Learn more.

Downloadable Audiobooks

The library subscribes to Overdrive and RBDigital downloadable audiobook services. HooplaDigital also has audiobooks, and Tumblebooks has kids books! Learn more.

RBDigital Magazines

Download full-text magazines using the library's RBDigital subscription. Learn more.

Freegal Downloadable Music

Download and keep DRM-free music from the Freegal Music Catalog. Learn more.

Online Resources

The library offers a variety of databases and other online resources. Consult our genealogical databases, update your resume with our career resources, or find your next read with Novelist. We also have databases of newspaper and magazine articles, literature and biography databases, and other resources geared toward students K-12. Select the type of resource you would like to use at the right at our Online Resources page.

Library App for Your SmartPhone

Take the Marion Public Library everywhere with MLN Mobile (for Android and iPhone). Learn more.

Upcoming Events

Aug 07
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
6th Ave Library Lobby
Adults Children Teens
Aug 09
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Marion City Hall
Aug 10
12:00 PM
Adults Children Teens
Aug 10
4:00 PM
Columbus Club
Adults Children Teens