Public Library Receives Achievement of Library Excellence Award


For the ninth year in a row, the McAllen Public Library receives the 2022 Achievement of Library Excellence Award. To receive the Achievement of Library Excellence Award, the applicant must exhibit excellence in providing services to underserved and special populations, in enhancing services, in marketing their programs and services in innovative ways, in promoting cultural, topical, and educational programming, in providing literacy support, in providing summer reading clubs, in pursuing collaborative efforts, in supporting workforce development, in providing for digital inclusion, and in comprehensively training staff.