Features

  • 2020 Library reopening

    We are reintroducing services in phases, focused on safety for staff and patrons. Curbside pickup, returns and limited in-person services will be offered at 32 libraries.
  • Staff reviews

    Get recommendations and reviews by library staff of audiobooks, biographies, fiction, graphic novels, nonfiction and more.
  • Summer learning

    Your library is here for summer learning, with great books, online events, and more ways to connect and have fun.
  • Online resources providing expanded access

    Now is a great time to connect to library resources available from home, with many resources offering new or expanded remote access.
  • Additional resources online

    Library staff have selected a range of online resources to help support our communities. Browse tools for job seekers, K-12 educators and families, and more.
  • Map Collection

    Special Collections at Minneapolis Central Library houses over 1,200 maps documenting the history of Minneapolis and Hennepin County from 1840s to the present.
  • One Book | One Minnesota

    Read “A Good Time for the Truth: Race in Minnesota,” edited by Sun Yung Shin, and come together to reflect, discuss, and discover ways to act on our convictions.
  • K-12 Educators Newsletter: Summer Learning

    The latest newsletter for K-12 Educators has tips on ways students can continue learning this summer with virtual events and book clubs, reviewing books and more.
  • Staff recommended webcomics

    Here are some webcomics that Hennepin County Library staff have been reading, easy to access online.