Borrowing from the Library

You can sign up to be a member of the Perpich Arts Library by filling in this short form.

Already a member?

Please contact us with any address, e-mail, or telephone number changes. Thank you.


Call: 763-279-4170 or 1-800-657-3515

Benefits of membership
  • Free access to and use of the collection
  • 24 hour book drop located at the arts high school’s main entrance
  • Check out up to 10 books and 5 nonprint items
  • Checkout period of 21 days
  • Reference assistance by phone, email, or in person
  • Library card is kept on file for your convenience
Renewing materials

One renewal is allowed on materials that have not been requested by another patron. Contact us to renew. 

Library Hours
See here for library hours. Be sure to check the Library Calendar for changes in hours. There is also a 24-hour book drop located outside the arts high school’s main entrance.

Search our collection

Browse the Perpich Arts Library collection of over 13,000 books, special collections, DVDs, CDs, and more here

Follow Perpich Arts Library on Pinterest

See the newest additions to our catalog, including fiction, music, dvds, professional materials and more by following us on Pinterest.

Hear what an educator says  . . .

"Our students have access through PALS (the inter-library loan system) to get materials for instruction. Research and best practices in art education come from Perpich. It is the Perpich Center that provides the leadership in implementing the art standards in K-12 schools."

— Kathryn Gainey, Professor of Art, St. Cloud State University: