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Phase 2 of Library Renovation

Phase 2 of Library Renovation

Phase 2 of the library renovation project is nearly complete! The Reference area, computer lab, small group study rooms, Indiana Room, and Learning Center are now open. Find out more…

Tax Forms Available Now

Tax Forms Available Now

Indiana state and federal tax forms are available now at the library. You can find the forms on the tables by the north courtyard door, in the center of the library.

Many taxpayers can also file online for free through the IRS FreeFile program. People with incomes below $66,000 can use free tax preparation software available through the IRS website.

You can also download tax forms and find answers for your tax questions at:

https://www.irs.gov/forms-instructions (Federal)

http://www.IN.gov/dor/3489.htm (State)

Axis 360 License Bug

Axis 360 License Bug

Axis 360 users, have you encountered this error since the last release: “License error: Unable to retrieve a license” ? You may have better luck by accessing your title through the “Checkouts” or “My Stuff” screens.  Axis 360 is working to resolve this issue as soon as possible. We apologize for the inconvenience. Find out more…

Register Now for the Genealogy Bus Trip

Register Now for the Genealogy Bus Trip

Register now for the bus trip to the Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center in Fort Wayne taking place on Wednesday, April 22. The center has an extensive collection of North American genealogy resources. The cost is just $22. Please send this form and your check, payable to the LaPorte County Genealogical Society, c/o Patricia Harris, 164 Riviera Drive, Michigan City, IN 46360. Find out more…

Become a Tutor

Become a Tutor

Do you enjoy helping others? Help us make a difference in your community! The Learning Center at the Michigan City Public Library is in need of volunteer tutors for children and adults. We have students needing assistance in the areas of: reading, math, high school equivalency, and learning English as a Second Language (ESL). All supplies and training are provided; we only need two hours a week of your time. You can make a difference with students of all ages! Contact Jessica Hoffmaster at 219-873-3043 or stop by the Learning Center for more information.

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Get a Job

Get a Job

Find links to local employers and job search websites, get help with your resume, file for unemployment, and develop work skills.

Free Tutoring at the Learning Center

Free Tutoring at the Learning Center

The Learning Center offers free tutoring for children and adults in reading, math, basic skills, GED preparation, the English language, and college support.

Find Articles & Databases

Find Articles & Databases

Discover peer-reviewed journal articles, educational sites for kids, legal resources, study guides, and more.

Free Services for Teachers

Free Services for Teachers

Michigan City Public Library is here to help teachers! We coordinate with you to bring library services and materials to your students. Get access to eBooks and eAudiobooks, library tours, STEAM programs, databases, and more.

Connect with the Past

Obituary Index

Obituary Index

Index of obituaries that appeared in the Michigan City News Dispatch and earlier Michigan City newspapers. Covers 1887-present.

Michigan City History

Michigan City History

Learn about the history of Michigan City and find local history resources, including images, books, audio recordings, and more.

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Free File: Do Your Taxes for Free

Free File: Do Your Taxes for Free

Complete your federal taxes online and let the software do the hard work with the IRS Free File program! Use free tax preparation software (for those with incomes below $69,000) or free fillable tax forms. Free state return options are available too.  Try FreeFile now!

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