Libraries in Minnesota

 

Libraries in Minnesota are educational and fun for the whole family. We provide you with a quick and easy way to find all the Minnesota library locations near you. Just choose a city from the list below or select a library on the map to see detailed listings that include the addresses, contact information, websites and more for libraries in your local area.

About 78.87% of people who live in Minnesota use the libraries every year. About 79,566 Minnesotans visit the library every day of whom 19,916 use the provided public internet access computers and 3,606 attend publicly funded programs for youth, young adult, and adults alike.


  • 139 Libraries
  • 1,276 Librarians
  • 5,303,928 Total Population
  • 4,183,254 Borrowers
  • 28,325,450 Visits
  • 49,012 Total Programs
  • $202,880,400 Cost To Run
  • 15,592,279 Books
  • 2,149,241 E-books
  • 905,184 Audio
  • 890,631 Videos
  • 181,725 Downloads
  • 5,198 Computers
  • 720,701 Hours Open
Information
YearLibraries
2003140
2004140
2005140
2006139
2007139
2008138
2009138
2010139
YearLibrarians
20031,344
20041,289
20051,282
20061,319
20071,306
20081,354
20091,320
20101,276
YearNumber of Books
200315,602,016
200416,159,952
200516,151,734
200615,721,999
200715,835,524
200814,762,302
200915,534,742
201015,592,279
YearRegistered Borrowers
2003-
2004-
2005-
20063,617,817
20073,745,965
20084,024,748
20094,261,991
20104,183,254
YearComputers
20032,907
20043,638
20053,685
20064,358
20074,324
20084,467
20094,792
20105,198
YearComputer Users
2003-
2004-
2005-
20067,415,585
20076,755,409
20086,749,132
20097,513,105
20107,090,243
YearPrograms
2003-
200438,790
200537,181
200635,091
200741,172
200844,698
200949,368
201049,012
YearProgram Attendance
2003-
2004990,168
2005997,714
2006957,329
20071,047,267
20081,157,274
20091,200,246
20101,283,869
YearCost to Run
2003160,448,344
2004162,585,174
2005173,260,381
2006180,306,081
2007192,262,928
2008198,576,238
2009206,347,523
2010202,880,400
YearNumber of Ebooks
20031,545,817
20041,836,158
20052,121,834
20062,009,385
20072,083,476
20082,065,410
20092,037,270
20102,149,241
YearNumber of Audio Units
2003796,039
2004825,952
2005841,280
2006854,637
2007897,250
2008881,626
2009866,534
2010905,184
YearNumber of Videos
2003647,993
2004689,405
2005743,093
2006779,226
2007841,112
2008854,136
2009851,177
2010890,631
YearHours Open
2003720,321
2004701,406
2005714,371
2006718,759
2007729,270
2008741,509
2009736,539
2010720,701
YearPopulation
20035,033,663
20045,088,009
20055,145,112
20065,205,095
20075,231,105
20085,263,492
20095,287,976
20105,303,928