Albert Lea Public Library in Albert Lea Minnesota

Address and phone number for Albert Lea Public Library, a Library, at East Clark Street, Albert Lea MN.

Albert Lea Public Library
211 East Clark Street, Albert Lea, Minnesota, 56007

About the Albert Lea Public Library

The Albert Lea Public Library, located in Albert Lea, MN, offers books, periodicals, and other information sources to patrons. The library collection also includes electronic databases, films, and other cultural materials. In addition to its collections, the Library also hosts programs and activities in the Freeborn County area.

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Albert Lea Library Facilities

The Albert Lea Public Library provides access to its collections and materials, including physical items that can be checked out from the Library for a set period of time and electronic materials available to Library patrons. The Albert Lea Library facilities include reading spaces, meeting rooms, and research tools. Patrons can also use on-site computers to conduct research or access the internet, including the Library's electronic databases and publications. The Library offers reference and research support from librarians both on site and online. Patrons may need to apply for a library card and meet registration requirements to borrow materials.

Library Collections

The Library collection includes a range of items, such as books, periodicals, series, monographs, and other printed material. The collection also incorporates digital and electronic materials, such as ebooks, films, music, and audiobooks. The Albert Lea Library offers material available at other facilities through its inter-library loan program. Patrons can learn more about the library collection online or by visiting the library.

Special Library Collections

In addition to general collections, the Library also hosts special collections, which include materials related to local history and unique aspects of the Albert Lea community. Many special collections items are rare, in fragile condition, or hold historic significance. These collections are useful for genealogical, historical, and local research. Typically, special collections items are not available for circulation outside of the Library facility.

Albert Lea Library Programs and Events

The Albert Lea Public Library offers Library programs and events designed for different members of the Freeborn County community. These include story time for children, events with children's librarians, book readings by authors, and entertainment events such as musical performances or poetry readings. In addition, the Library offers educational events, book groups, and genealogy research support. Patrons can visit the Library for research assistance, small business development support, legal research, or job search services.

Contact the Albert Lea Public Library

You may contact the Albert Lea Public Library by calling 507-377-4350, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Albert Lea Public Library, 211 East Clark Street, Albert Lea, Minnesota, 56007.

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