Public Libraries

With over 35 years of experience in the library industry, Mackin is perfectly positioned to help children’s and YA public librarians with all their book and nonprint materials. More than 50,000 school librarians have discovered the beauty of already. Plus the MackinVIA eBook/digital platform is free to all public libraries.

What Makes Mackin Different?

Custom Free Services That Save You Time
  • Free MARC records from master-degreed LMS catalogers
  • Free collection development
  • Free standard shelf-ready precision processing
  • Free shipping in the United States
  • Thousands of prepared lists: State standards, award winners, current events, reluctant readers, graphic novels, YA favorites and much more
  • Full text reviews: School Library Journal, Publishers Weekly, School Library Connection, Booklist and Horn Book

24/7 Service

We answer the phone day and night, in person, and have professional research and collection development librarians on staff to assist you from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. CST.

Largest Selection of Titles is the nation’s largest age-appropriate PK-YA database, a treasure trove of 3 million print titles and over 2 million digital titles from more than 18,000 publishers.

High Fill Rates

With our extensive database, we are able to fulfill 95-100% of all PK-YA orders.

All Bindings

Library-reinforced, trade hardcover, MackinBound, paperback, eBook, read-alongs, audiobook,  database and video.

MackinVIA is a complete digital content management system providing easy access to eBooks, read-alongs, audiobooks, databases and videos.