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June 13, 2023


Stream free movies with your library card

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May 4, 2023

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Celebrate Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders with recommended reading and films.

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April 29, 2023

May is American Indian Month in Minnesota

Join us as we celebrate American Indian Month in Minnesota. Your library has resources about Indigenous history, traditions, and art.

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March 23, 2023

Hennepin County Library discontinuing Freegal service

We are discontinuing the Freegal music streaming service April 14, 2023.

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March 13, 2023

New features coming to Libby from OverDrive

Starting March 21, patrons can use Deep Search & Notify Me tags in Libby to let libraries know about content they would like to see that is not yet offered.

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December 20, 2022

Hennepin County Library's most borrowed books of 2022

The end of the year is often a time of reflection. At Hennepin County Library, we’re reflecting on our year of reading, and book checkouts. Of the 10 million checkouts across the Hennepin County Library system in 2022, here are the most borrowed titles.

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September 28, 2022

Celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day

Monday, October 10 is Indigenous Peoples Day. Celebrate with resources from your Hennepin County Library.

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August 18, 2022

OverDrive streaming video discontinued

Starting September 1, streaming video will no longer be part of the OverDrive collection.

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