Library News

The library's online catalog for searching for books, movies, and more has recently been upgraded. The search and login options will look different, but this catalog has full functionality for requesting items, suspending items on request, paying fines, and adjusting account settings. It also has a mobile-friendly version for use on phones, tablets, etc. Access to our previous catalog will end December 31st, 2019.   Saved lists do...
Members of the Rockford community joined Great River Regional Library Executive Director Karen Pundsack for a discussion about local library services in August.  Here are some of the topics that were covered. Thank you to those who attended!
The Great River Regional Library (GRRL) Board of Trustees will meet in special session on Tuesday, October 15, at 6:00 p.m. in the St. Cloud Library Mississippi Room.   All GRRL Board meetings are open to the public and held at the St. Cloud Public Library.    Persons with disabilities who plan to attend and will need assisted services should contact the Administrative Assistant three business days prior to the meeting at 320-650-2500...
Members of the Richmond community joined Great River Regional Library Executive Director Karen Pundsack for a discussion about local library services in May.  Here are some of the topics covered. Check out our Events Calendar to see if a community meeting is scheduled for your library.   
Members of the Eagle Bend community joined Great River Regional Library Executive Director Karen Pundsack for a discussion about local library services in March. Here are some of the topics covered. Check out our Events Calendar to see if a community meeting is scheduled for your library.   
Members of the Annandale community joined Great River Regional Library Executive Director Karen Pundsack for a discussion about local library services in March. Here are some of the topics covered. Check out our Events Calendar to see if a community meeting is scheduled for your library.   
Members of the Big Lake community joined Great River Regional Library Executive Director Karen Pundsack for a discussion about local library services in July.  Here are some of the topics covered. Check out our Events Calendar to see if a community meeting is scheduled for your library.   
On September 25th 2019, Great River Regional Library, composed of 33 locations in Central Minnesota, is celebrating its 50th Anniversary! We have a rich history and are excited for another 50 years of inspiring central Minnesota to explore, learn, and connect. Learn more at griver.org   See the GRRL 50th Anniversary video at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JboGwie_IoI         
Our libraries are starting to feel a little spooky! We are ready for Halloween and there are so many different ways to get involved and have fun this fall at the library! Looking for some FREE Halloween events? Crafts? Author visits? GRRL has you covered! Here are just a few of the fun upcoming Halloween events happening across our region: "Decorate a Pumpkin!" -- Come down to the Cold Spring or Richmond library on October 1st to pick up an arts-and-crafts pumpkin...
Stuck on homework? Not sure what to do or who to ask?  Find all your answers and get one-on-one help at the library at our Homework Help pages! We can help connect you to the right resources for whatever level you are at. On our Homework Help - Elementary School page, you will find links for animals, biographies, countries and states, current events, history, math, Minnesota resources, reading, science, and local school websites.  On our Homework Help - Middle School page,...