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.
  • Grab and Go service

    As part of its phased reopening plan, Hennepin County Library is offering new grab and go services for patrons, accommodating short in-person visits.
  • Summer learning

    Your library is here for summer learning, with great books, online events, and more ways to connect and have fun.
  • Horror for teens

    Ghosts, vampires, werewolves, witches, psychics and crazed killers — whether supernatural or all-too-real, these books will truly horrify you!
  • Computer use by appointment

    As part of its phased reopening plan, Hennepin County Library is offering patron access to computers by appointment only.
  • Resources to research candidates on the ballot

    As we enter another election season, use these recommended resources and tips to research the candidates on your ballot.
  • 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.
  • National Film Registry: Culturally important movies

    For the past 30 years, the Library of Congress has been preserving films because of their cultural, historical or aesthetic significance to the United States.
  • Stream and download local music

    MNspin is a free music streaming and download platform that gives music lovers and seekers access to curated albums by local artists and groups.