All Lake Agassiz Regional Library (LARL) branches and LINK sites will be closed on Monday, January 18 in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, with regular hours of operation resuming Tuesday, January 19. LARL’s branch libraries are located in Ada, Bagley, Barnesville, Breckenridge, Climax, Crookston, Detroit Lakes, Fertile, Fosston, Hawley, Mahnomen,… Read More»
On Friday, January 8, the Fosston Public Library will close at 1:00 p.m. while electrical work is being completed. The library will be open from 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., and will resume its regularly scheduled hours Saturday, January 9. LARL’s Digital Library is open 24/7 – click here to check out a… Read More»
We are thrilled to invite the public to participate in our winter reading program for adults, Hot Reads for Cold Nights. The rules for the program are simple: read or listen to four books, audiobooks, eBooks, or eAudiobooks for a chance to win prizes. To participate, simply pick up an official… Read More»
Customers of the Ada Public Library may experience some interruptions to usual service from November 30-December 11. The library will be updating its carpeting. We appreciate your understanding as this project is completed.
Lake Agassiz Regional Library will host a used book sale in the lower level of the Moorhead Public Library, 118 5th St. S., in early December. Thousands of books will be available for purchase including a variety of non-fiction, fiction and children’s books. The available selection will be updated each… Read More»
The votes are in and LARL’s new mascot has a name! Nearly 1,300 votes were cast to determine the owl’s name. Drumroll, please… Our mascot’s name is… BOOKER! Stay tuned – more information about Booker will be available soon. You may even get to meet him at your library!
Since 1924, the Boxcar Children series, created by Gertrude Chandler Warner, has charmed children for generations. With more than 100 titles, the books tell the story of four orphaned children who create a home for themselves in an abandoned boxcar in the forest. The children eventually meet their grandfather who… Read More»
We’re excited to share two databases that are free for you to use, and that will help you learn more about your family history! Ancestry Library Editions (Ancestry.com) Discover your past with Ancestry.com! Ancestry.com is a genealogical database that has approximately 4,000 databases and records including census, vital, church, court,… Read More»
The community is invited to the Detroit Lakes Public Library for a presentation from acclaimed sculptor Hans Gilsdorf. Gilsdorf, who recently finished work on a sculpture located outside the library, will serve as guest presenter at the Library Club Meeting, which will take place Tuesday, October 27 at 2:00 p.m.… Read More»
Update: LARL’s new catalog is now live! Access it here! We are making changes to our online catalog to ensure that library customers have a more enjoyable experience while searching for books, placing holds and updating their accounts. Here is how you may be affected by our transition to a… Read More»