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Fractured Land Selected as One Book One Community Title

In its fourth year, the One Book, One Community reading project is set to launch in early September. This year’s title is Fractured Land: The Price of Inheriting Oil by Lisa Westberg Peters, and all three of the Fargo-Moorhead area public libraries, including LARL’s own Moorhead Public Library, have partnered to encourage… Read More»

LARL Receives Technology Update

We’re excited to announce that we are moving forward with an automation project that will allow us to better serve our customers. LARL is continuing its partnership with Northwest Regional Library in a migration of 374,000 combined items to an open-source integrated library system.  This technical update, which includes the purchase of new… Read More»

August’s Database of the Month is…

Drum roll, please! Lake Agassiz Regional Library’s Database of the Month for August is Learning Express. Did you know that your library offers many resources and tools to help you succeed? Learning Express is an e-learning tool that helps people achieve their educational and career goals, from computer skills to… Read More»

Your Independence Day Reading Recommendations Are Here!

This weekend, LARL is excited to join in the Independence Day celebrations. This holiday is usually associated with patriotism, fireworks, parades, barbecues, carnivals and baseball games, but we’d like to suggest another additional activity – reading! Why not celebrate the spirit of patriotism with a great book? We’ve compiled a list of… Read More»

Learn More About Zinio!

Have you read an eMagazine? Check out Zinio, LARL’s Database of the Month! Zinio is a tool that allows Lake Agassiz Regional Library customers to checkout digital copies of magazines, using their computer, smartphone or tablet! How do I get started? When customers use Zinio for the first time they must create two… Read More»

Drawing Together at Lake Agassiz Regional Library

We are excited to announce a regional community art and storytelling experience at your local library! Across our region, we are encouraging artists of all ages to help us imagine and shape a mascot for our library system. Thank you for your submissions, and stay tuned – an announcement of LARL’s… Read More»

We Have Your Next Five Books!

Are you looking for a book you can’t put down? We want to help!  Lake Agassiz Regional Library previously launched a program for teens that allowed them to enter their reading preferences and receive a customized recommendations list from a librarian in the region. Due to the success of the… Read More»

Sizzlin’ Summer Reading is Here

Lake Agassiz Regional Library’s Summer Reading Program for adults is now underway! Join us for Sizzlin’ Summer Reads – it’s as easy as 1, 2, 3!  Here’s how: 1. Read at least four books (eBooks and eAudiobooks count!) 2. Complete an entry form and turn it in at your library.… Read More»