Southdale Library building project

New construction

Projected completion: 2022

About the project

Hennepin County staff are recommending to the Board of Commissioners that the new Hennepin County Library – Southdale is constructed at Southdale Center in Edina.

The new regional library will offer spaces for both focused and collaborative work, technology to bridge the digital divide, a variety of seating options with access to power sources, ample library materials, and early learning spaces for school readiness.

To receive future updates via email, contact SouthdaleProject@hclib.org to add your email to the list.

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News

May 14, 2019

Southdale Library open houses May 30, June 8

Join us at two open houses this spring to learn more about the new Southdale Library site location at Southdale Center.

April 30, 2019

New Southdale Library location planned for Southdale Center; community meetings in May/June

Hennepin County staff are recommending to the Board of Commissioners that the new Southdale Library be constructed at Southdale Center in Edina, with community meetings to be planned later this spring.

February 27, 2019

Southdale Library location decision expected summer 2019

The new Southdale Library will be rebuilt either on the current site or at a nearby location, with a decision expected this summer.