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October 13, 2021

New collection of music by local artists added to MNspin

With more than 130 albums added to our free music streaming platform, make a new connection to Minnesota music.

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October 4, 2021

Indigenous Peoples Day is October 11

Join us as we celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day. Access library resources like books and music and more.

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August 2, 2021

MNspin artists playing live at local parks

Artists on our local music streaming service are playing free shows at Twin Cities parks this month.

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May 3, 2021

May is American Indian Month in Minnesota

Join us as we celebrate American Indian Month in Minnesota with online events, book lists and other library resources.

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April 28, 2021

May is Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month

Celebrate Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders with online events, videos and recommended books.

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April 21, 2021


Commemorate Juneteenth with your library with online family friendly-events, story strolls and book lists.

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March 3, 2021

New OverDrive site for eMaterials

The transition to the new Twin Cities Metro eLibrary OverDrive site has been completed.

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February 16, 2021

MNspin now open for musician submissions

Minnesota musicians, submit your music by March 24 to be considered for MNspin, the library’s online music service.

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January 25, 2021

February is Black History Month

Join us as we celebrate and honor Black History Month with online events, displays and book lists.

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