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New music now streaming on MNspin

Hennepin County Library’s free music streaming service, MNspin, has released its 2023 collection of music. This year’s selection includes 105 new albums, growing the collection to more than 600 albums across 14 genres.

Category: Services

Paid and volunteer tutors needed for Let’s Read and Homework Help

Hennepin County Library (HCL) is seeking several lead tutors and volunteer tutors who are passionate about serving youth and families. 

Category: Services

Osseo Library hours expanding Sept. 11

The hours of Osseo Library will be expanded with a new self-service model beginning Sept. 11.

Category: Services

Hennepin County Appoints New Library Director

Hennepin County has named Scott Duimstra as the next director for Hennepin County Library.

Category: Services

Video Conference Rooms Now Available at Some Locations

Hennepin County Library now offers reservable video conference rooms at Brookdale, Hosmer, Minneapolis Central, Plymouth and Rockford Road libraries. Residents can book semi-private spaces to attend online job interviews, classes, trainings, telemedicine visits, and other video conferencing opportunities.


Category: Services

Hennepin County Library celebrates National Library Week

The American Library Association has designated April 23-29, 2023, as National Library Week, a time to celebrate libraries, and library staff, across the country. This year’s theme is “There’s More to the Story."

Category: Services

Rockford Road temporarily closing on August 9

Rockford Road Library is temporarily closing for site work August 9 – early September. During the closure, all holds will be sent to Golden Valley Library. To change to another location, ask staff.

Category: Services, Building projects