Reference Services

Allen Public Library offers a variety of reference materials and services.
  • City directory
  • Group study rooms
  • Instruction on the use of the library catalog, materials and equipment
  • Interlibrary loan allows library patrons to request a book or journal article not available at Allen Public Library (it can take approximately four weeks to fill a request) Due to high demand, this service is limited to Collin County residents.
  • Library tours
  • Purchase Suggestion Form
  • Reader's advisory
  • Telephone reference

Other Services