On Monday, January 21 (Martin Luther King Jr. Day), Hennepin County libraries are closed.
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December 19, 2018
Collections of zines – small-run handmade magazines – focused on works by Minnesota makers are located at East Lake, Hosmer and Minneapolis Central.
November 27, 2018
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.
November 19, 2018
Consumers' Checkbook includes local customer ratings of services and stores, plus buying advice. Your library card gives you access to this and other consumer resources.
October 19, 2018
Hennepin County libraries have resources for people who are just starting to retrace family journeys, or who are looking for the next step in a familiar path.
October 15, 2018
Hennepin County Library offers a variety of resources and services to help students choose and research their History Day projects.
Category: Resources, Events
September 17, 2018
Our website is mobile-friendly and easy to add to your mobile device’s home screen.
August 20, 2018
More than 70 albums joined the library’s free music streaming platform, including albums by standouts such as Atmosphere and Brother Ali and by emerging acts too.
June 27, 2018
It is now easier to find library materials in multiple formats with a catalog search of Hennepin County Library's collection.
June 22, 2018
It is now easy to search for local musicians featured on Hennepin County Library’s streaming music service.
May 30, 2018
Libby is a mobile app that makes borrowing and downloading eBooks from OverDrive a breeze. Try it out today.
May 18, 2018
Borrow herb and vegetable seeds from Hosmer Library, in collaboration with Plant Grow Share.
May 3, 2018
In addition to being able to download up to five songs each week, you can now stream the entire Freegal music library, up to eight hours a day.
April 30, 2018
Completed shelf in your online library account is a great tool to keep track of what you have read, listened to or viewed.
April 25, 2018
April 20, 2018
Step to it is an activity challenge that motivates people of all ages and abilities to become more physically active during the month of May.
April 3, 2018
Sumner Library will host a celebration of Gary N. Sudduth and the Sudduth African American History and Culture Collection on Saturday, April 7, 1-4 p.m.
Category: People, Resources
March 26, 2018
Your library has resources available to help you take care of your car, including ALLDATA and repair manuals you can check out.
March 23, 2018
This April during National Poetry Month, your library is a center for inspiration and creation with poetry-themed book lists, online resources and events.
Category: Events, Resources