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24-Hour Services

24-hour library services you can access via the internet

Wi-Fi Connection:
  • Transmitting from the building even during the library closure.
  • To fully connect, you will need to agree to the terms of service page.
Get a Library Card:
  • Use this form to request a library card.
  • Use the library card to access the digital services below.
Mail-a-Book: Order books by catalog and receive them by postal mail
  • Available to county residents and city home-bound residents only
  • Learn more and sign up here.
  • Access the online catalog at the bottom of the sign-up page.
Arrowhead Library System MN app: An app for accessing your library's catalog and managing your account.
  • Download the app from your device's app store, free, by searching for ARROWHEAD LIBRARY SYSTEM MN.
OverDrive: Access a collection of ebooks, eaudios and emagazines.
  • You need a library card number. Don't have one? ALS staff will set you up remotely.  Click here.
  • You'll need Internet to download your item. Connect to our Wi-Fi.
  • Support for most devices: Here is the online help page.
Reference Resources: MORE information to access from home.
  • NoveList is a fun tool for selecting your next read.
  • JobNow supplies coaching, resume and job search tools. 
  • MNReads, MNWrites is a self-publishing platform.
  • EBooks Minnesota -- a collection for readers of all ages featuring content from our state’s independent publishers, including some of our best literature and nonfiction.
  • eLibraryMN/Electronic Library for Minnesota (ELM) -- magazine, newspaper, and journal articles, eBooks, and information from reference sources—available to Minnesota residents at no charge.
  • Minnesota Reflections -- photos, documents, and maps related to Minnesota history.
  • ...and more.