About MCLS

MCLS's Mission is to facilitate sharing resources and to collaborate with other organizations to benefit Indiana and Michigan libraries.


MCLS provides libraries with the tools and training to better serve their communities

By connecting member libraries through technology and face-to-face interaction, MCLS promotes:

Facilitating group purchasing and resource sharing services allows MCLS to enable libraries to offer more to patrons and helps create a strong network of Midwestern libraries working together to enhance the region.

As a non-profit library collaborative, MCLS is a member-owned and governed organization.

MCLS Values