Features

  • February is Black History Month

    Join us as we celebrate and honor Black History Month in February with events, displays and activities in libraries, and recommended online book lists.

  • 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.
  • Books to read aloud to preschoolers

    Expert librarians highlight picture books on a regular basis with helpful descriptions. You can browse these book lists by category.
  • Vinyl Revival artist in residence: KITTO

    Join us as KITTO shares his creative hip-hop process on February 15, 2 p.m. at the Minneapolis American Indian Center and check out vinyl picks from KITTO in the Vinyl Revival listening room.

  • Viva City 2020

    An exhibition of artwork by Minneapolis public high school students is on display in Cargill Hall at Minneapolis Central Library, February 5-March 30.

  • Eden Prairie Library reopens Tuesday, February 25

    Eden Prairie Library welcomes the community with flexible new spaces for patrons of all ages.

  • Patent and Trademark Collection at Minneapolis Central Library

    Hennepin County Library is a Patent and Trademark Resource Center, part of a network that supports inventors in their communities.
  • Zine collections

    Collections of zines focused on works by Minnesota makers are now located at Minneapolis Central, East Lake and Hosmer libraries.
  • Reserve a library room

    Many Hennepin County libraries have spaces you can reserve and use: meeting rooms, study rooms and music rooms at Minneapolis Central.