Tip: Use an asterisk (*) to fill in parts of a word (e.g. "harry potter az*" to find Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban).
He was our local hero and an international icon. Browse some of his works, plus books about him and the music of those he influenced, available to request from Hennepin County Library.
This April, join Hennepin County libraries celebrating diverse books, languages and cultures with dance, art, games and more in English and Spanish.
View a rich sampling from the library’s collections and archives on display now through June 20 in Cargill Hall.
It's National Poetry Month. Take note by exploring poetry and novels in verse written for or by teens.
Jonathan Gaw of Minneapolis and Samuel Neisen of Maple Grove were appointed to the Hennepin County Library Board; Caitlin Cahill of Maple Plain was re-appointed.
Ryan Berg's “No House to Call My Home” won the 2016 Minnesota Book Award for general nonfiction. It is included on this updated list of nonfiction winners.
Together with Golden Valley Library and the City of Golden Valley, the community is reading "Ordinary Grace" by William Kent Krueger.
Walker Library in Uptown Minneapolis has won an American Institute of Architects and American Library Association 2016 Library Building Award.
At this free, MELSA-sponsored event, teens can meet authors and get writing tips: Saturday, May 7, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., at Henry Sibley High School in Mendota Heights.