Consumer Reports Online Database

Doing research takes time. Choosing the wrong product wastes money. Provide trusted information for making the smart choice. Enable thorough product comparisons with Consumer Reports’ (CR) comprehensive archive of expert, unbiased product reviews.

Pittsburg Morning Sun Archives

Click here to search the archives of the Pittsburg Morning Sun from 1998 through Today.

You can browse today’s news or search for stories, obituaries, sports, columns, and more. Available from home or inside the library.

State Library of Kansas Online Databases

Use databases to discover and read articles in newspapers, magazines, and journals. Databases also include auto manuals, encyclopedias, and sample GED and GRE tests. Access these premium websites for free at the library or from home with a Kansas State Library card (available at the Pittsburg Public Library).

Homework Help

The library is a great place to study! Stop by and make yourself comfortable. We’re always here to steer you in the right direction, find a resource, or answer your questions.

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Tax Forms and Assistance

Tax Assistance from AARP

The AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program provides free tax assistance and preparation for low- and moderate-income filers, particularly to those age 60 and up. AARP tax-aide counselors are available by appointment at the Pittsburg Public Library.

February 1st through April 13th,  2018

Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Mango Languages Program

Pittsburg Public Library is pleased to announce that we now offer the Mango Languages online language-learning system. This web-based program is FREE to Pittsburg Public Library patrons, through the State Library of Kansas.

Mango is available in two versions:

  • Mango Complete, a 100-lesson course that is designed to provide a deep understanding of a language and its culture.
  • Mango Basic is a beginner course that teaches everyday greetings, goodbyes, and helpful phrases in a short period of time.

Mango Languages offer more than 40 foreign language courses and 16 English as a Second Language (ESL) courses.

Click the link to get started. New users will need to create a profile with an email address and password. Mango will track your progress and you learn a new language.

Questions? Please visit the PPL Computer Lab or give us a call at 620-230-5559.