Dakota County Library in Farmington Minnesota

Address and phone number for Dakota County Library, a Library, at 3rd Street, Farmington MN.

Dakota County Library
508 3rd Street, Farmington, Minnesota, 55024
Monday 12:00 - 08:30 pm, Tuesday 12:00 - 08:30 pm, Wednesday 12:00 - 08:30 pm, Thursday 10:00 am - 05:30 pm, Friday 10:00 am - 05:30 pm, Saturday 10:00 am - 05:30 pm, Sunday Closed

About the Dakota County Library

The Dakota County Library, located in Farmington, 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 Dakota County area.

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Farmington Library Facilities

The Dakota County 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 Farmington 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 Farmington 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 Farmington 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.

Farmington Library Programs and Events

The Dakota County Library offers Library programs and events designed for different members of the Dakota 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 Dakota County Library

You may contact the Dakota County Library by calling 651-438-0250, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Dakota County Library, 508 3rd Street, Farmington, Minnesota, 55024.

Map of Dakota County Library in Farmington Minnesota

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