Features

  • Breaking Barriers Through the Arts

    An exhibit that challenges the mental health stigma and strengthens our artistic community is on display at Minneapolis Central Library, December 4-January 29.

  • Homework help

    Access homework resources for K-12 students and online tutoring for all ages with your library card.
  • Read This newsletter

    Check out our latest readers newsletter about awards lists and pausing holds. Try our service that emails you reading suggestions too.
  • Your library, your resource for History Day 2020

    Hennepin County Library offers a variety of resources and services to help students choose and research their History Day projects.

  • Cooking and baking with help from your library

    If you are a foodie and love to make meals or bake, the library has books and online resources that can help you expand your creative horizons.

  • BookFLIX for young readers

    Enjoy fiction and nonfiction eBooks, streaming video and games in this online resource.
  • Automatic renewals make it easy to manage your library account

    We love it when library materials are in your hands, so when your items are coming due, the library renews them automatically when there’s no active hold on them.
  • Map Collection

    Special Collections at Minneapolis Central Library houses over 1,200 maps documenting the history of Minneapolis and Hennepin County from 1840s to the present.
  • Legal resources

    Find resources for legal research, legal forms and obtaining legal help. Resources are available online, in libraries and at Hennepin County Law Library.