Welcome to PWPL!

  • Search our catalog to find and request (“hold”) books or other materials.
  • Download e-books and audio books, peruse a popular magazine, or learn a language with the following library apps:

Overdrive app
Mango Lanuages button
Button for the New York Times


(Learn more about library apps available through PWPL.)


In the spotlight:  Be a Library Insider!

We have big things planned for 2018 at Peter White Public Library.  Based on feedback from patrons and voters, we are planning a series of improvements to both the library building and the services we offer.

We will be publishing Library Insider updates periodically throughout the process.  Updates will be linked below as they are published.

December 1 Holiday walk, RFQ, project updates, relocated services November 21 Closure of Upper Floor rooms
November 7 Election Results October 31 Nov 6 City of Marquette Ballot Language
October 3 Children’s Moving Schedule September 19 Parking Lot Opens
September 12 Parking Lot Closed August 22 Front Street Stairs Closed
August 10 Parking lot, Front Steps July 27 PWPL on November Ballot
July 20 Lower Level Video Tour July 10 Atrium Updates on the Way
June 8 Air Conditioning Down May 25 Let There Be Light!
May 11 Lower Level Sneak Peak May 4 Historic Restoriation Experts Onsite
April 30 Holds Pick-ups at Temporary Branch April 6 Project Begins
March 9 (Bid information) March 27 Children’s Dept Temporary Move

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Our mission: To enrich the community through access to library services and cultural opportunities.

Our vision: The best quality of life for a thriving, diverse community.