Marathon County Public Library

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  • About the Library — General information about the Marathon County Public Library, including our mission statement & goals, annual statistics and more.

  • Hours / Locations — The hours of operation, holiday hours and contact information for all nine MCPL locations: Wausau, Athens, Edgar, Hatley, Marathon City, Mosinee, Rothschild, Spencer and Stratford.

  • Contact Us — An online form for contacting the Marathon County Public Library for general information or to send us your comments and suggestions. Immediate assistance is available by phone at 715-261-7200.

  • The MCPL Blog — Updates, tips and news from the Marathon County Public Library.

  • Library Newsletter — A bimonthly publication sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Inside you will find updates, information on upcoming events, recommended reading, new services, special features and more! Recent issues of the newsletter are available for online viewing and download.

  • Friends of the Library — The Friends of the Marathon County Public Library is a non-profit, volunteer organization whose goal is to promote and improve library services in Marathon County.

  • MCPL Board of Trustees — Information about the MCPL Board of Trustees, including a listing of current board members, contact information, a meeting schedule and an archive of meeting minutes.

  • Library Foundation — The mission of the Marathon County Public Library Foundation is to support and enhance the libraries of Marathon County and the services they provide.

  • Wisconsin Valley Library Service — The Wisconsin Valley Library Service (WVLS) is a state-level organization that provides grants and support to the libraries in our region. WVLS also maintains the shared library catalog (V-Cat) used by these libraries. This page contains basic facts about WVLS.

  • Employment — Current employment opportunities offered by the Marathon County Public Library, including all required application materials.

  • Volunteer — Volunteer opportunities at MCPL, including a volunteer application and contact information for our Volunteer Coordinator.

  • Donate — Methods by which you can help support your local Marathon County Public Library.