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»
The Moorhead Public Library invites the community on a ghostly journey to some of the most haunted places in Minnesota. Paranormal researcher Chad Lewis is returning to the library Monday, October 19 at 6:30 p.m., with a presentation complete with photos, case history, eyewitness accounts, ghost lore and directions to… Read More»
Academic Search Premier Academic Search Premier is a scholarly, multi-discipline full text database that provides access to journals, magazines, and other resources. Some of the subject areas include: biology, chemistry, engineering, physics, psychology, religion & philosophy, science & technology, veterinary science, and more. This is a helpful database for those… Read More»
This summer, LARL customers participated in a collaborative project to determine the library’s new mascot! Through a process of submitting artwork and voting, we are thrilled to announce that LARL’s mascot will be an owl! Stay tuned – we will announe our mascot’s new name soon!