Features

  • Homework help

    Access homework resources for K-12 students and online tutoring for all ages with your library card.
  • We are still here for you

    Library buildings remain closed, but countywide planning is underway to reopen spaces with a safe, phased approach. Learn more about library services, due dates, digital downloads, live Ask Us support, and more.
  • May is American Indian Month in Minnesota

    Join us as we celebrate American Indian Month in Minnesota. There are videos and library resources online that you can access from home. 

  • Storytimes on Facebook

    Hennepin County children’s librarians are hosting storytimes on Facebook. New family storytimes premiere at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesdays, baby storytimes at 3:30 p.m. on Thursdays, and are available on YouTube anytime.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Curbside pickup service

    Library materials at eight regional locations are available for curbside pickup. Learn more about placing holds, locations and hours, pickup procedures and our no-returns policy.
  • Temporary e-cards provide instant access to library resources online

    If you would like a library card, apply online to access eBooks and other downloads, plus more than 150 online resources for learning and research. 

  • May is Asian-American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

    Our Asian and Pacific Heritage team has curated a list of books for kids, teens and adults that reflect the Asian and Asian-American experience. Also available as eBooks.