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Located in the Longfellow neighborhood of Minneapolis, East Lake Library opened for service in 1924 during the area’s major manufacturing boom. In 1976, the library relocated to its current location. It was renovated and expanded in 2007.
2727 E. Lake St.
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Starting in May, all Hennepin County libraries have new self checkout machines that have more capabilities than the machines they have replaced.
Artists Julian McFaul and Mark Safford have designed an interactive, labyrinthian maze experience with HCL staff. Explore it yourself on June 13.
During Pride month this June, eight Hennepin County libraries will offer free events for LGBTQA adults and families.
Join HCL staff on social media for audiobook recommendations on Thursday, June 11 and children's and teen book recommendations on Tuesday, June 16.
Changes to OverDrive video collections and our TV show DVD purchasing practices have brought new watching options for you.
Join these volunteers who work closely with library staff to raise awareness of library services, raise funds, and plan programs and events.