Beanstack is a digital reading resource for tracking your personal reading goals all year. Registration is free and no library card is needed. You can earn badges for reading milestones and completing activities at the library, around the City of McKinney, and at home. Create a Beanstack account for yourself or your family. You can set up as many profiles as you like, for readers of any age. Search for "McKinney" to finish signing on.

Current and Upcoming Challenges

Beanstack Challenge: 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

Ongoing | Ages 0 - 5

The 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Challenge is a Library program that encourages all families and caregivers to read at least 1000 books with their young children before they enter Kindergarten.

Beanstack Tracker App

Recording your reading can be as easy as using the Beanstack mobile app on your phone to scan the bar code on the back of any book.  You can also enter the number of pages, minutes, or hours that you’ve read.