For Students

Hang out! Watch movies! Use computers! Borrow books, DVDs, CDs!

What do we have?

We have more than 13,000 items to support your academic and arts classes, and your leisure reading, listening, and viewing. Our library includes:

  • CDs — Minnesota Music
  • DVDs — documentaries and feature films
  • Graphic Novels
  • Arts and news magazines
  • Databases
  • Computers, printer, and wi-fi access
  • Rudy and Lola viewing rooms
What can we do for you?
  • Offer access to an easy-to-use online catalog
  • Provide research help
  • Help you find library and online resources to meet your needs
  • Borrow materials from other libraries
  • Provide book recommendations
How do I borrow and return items?

Your school ID is your library card.

Information on check-out and renewals

Items may be returned in the library, at the drop box in the dorm, at the drop box right outside the library, or to the 24-hour drop box at the main entrance.

When are you open?

See our library hours. Please contact the library for updated information and hours during school breaks and summer or check our calendar.

Are there any public libraries nearby?

Yes! The Golden Valley Library is only a mile away. All students are eligible to check out materials from Hennepin County Libraries. Ask the library staff for more information.


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