Metropolitan Library Services Agency in St. Paul Minnesota

Address and phone number for Metropolitan Library Services Agency, a Library, at West Dayton Avenue, St. Paul MN.


Name
Metropolitan Library Services Agency
Address
1619 West Dayton Avenue, St. Paul, Minnesota, 55104
Phone
651-645-5731
Hours
Monday 01:00 - 11:00 pm, Tuesday 01:00 - 11:00 pm, Wednesday 01:00 - 11:00 pm, Thursday 01:00 - 11:00 pm, Friday 01:00 - 11:00 pm, Saturday 01:00 - 11:00 pm, Sunday 01:00 - 11:00 pm

About the Metropolitan Library Services Agency

The Metropolitan Library Services Agency, located in St. Paul, 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 Ramsey County area.

You may contact the Library for questions about:
  • Public Libraries near you
  • St. Paul Library catalogs and collections
  • Library research facilities and databases
  • St. Paul Library cards
  • Library programs and events
  • Volunteering at a library
St. Paul Library Facilities

The Metropolitan Library Services Agency 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 St. Paul 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 St. Paul 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 St. Paul 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.

St. Paul Library Programs and Events

The Metropolitan Library Services Agency offers Library programs and events designed for different members of the Ramsey 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 Metropolitan Library Services Agency

You may contact the Metropolitan Library Services Agency by calling 651-645-5731, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Metropolitan Library Services Agency, 1619 West Dayton Avenue, St. Paul, Minnesota, 55104.


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