Apply For Your Free Library Card!

People living in BentonMorrisonSherburneStearnsTodd and Wright counties are eligible for a free Great River Regional Library card. Your library card can be used in virtually any Minnesota public library. It’s the most important card you’ll ever get for free!  If you live outside of one of our counties, you may bring your Minnesota library card to register as a reciprocal borrower (some borrowing limits may apply).

Apply for a card:

Renew or update your card:

We also have a number of digital resources that do not require a library account to access. Check them out on our E-book page.


In accordance with Minnesota Statute 13.40 Subd. 2. Certain information you provide is private. In order to borrow library materials, you must provide your legal name, date of birth and address. Other than your name, this information is available only to you and appropriate library personnel. All GRRL records relating to items checked out, services or programs used are private, however it must be released pursuant to a court order or request by MN state or legislative auditor. In addition, data may be shared with another agency in pursuit of unreturned materials or excessive charges. Also pursuant to state statute, minors have the right to request that parental access to private data be denied.