Veterans Day 2021

American Flag background with red box that contains text that reads, "All ECRL locations will be closed on November 11th in recognition of Veterans Day"

In recognition of Veterans Day on Thursday, November 11th, all ECRL branches and Headquarters will be closed. Library services will resume on Friday, November 12th. Disappointed that you can’t visit the library on Thursday? Don’t worry, there are lots of great online services that you can access 24/7! Download eBooks and eAudiobooks with Libby & […]

Holiday Closure: July 5

East Central Regional Library will be closed on Monday, July 5th in observance of the Independence Day holiday. Library service will resume on July 6th. The digital library and AskMN are always available.  

Upcoming Closure: January 18th

East Central Regional Library will be closed on Monday, January 18th for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Library service will resume on Tuesday, January 19th. Pictured speaking at the University of Minnesota’s St. Paul campus in 1967.

Holiday Hours and Service Modifications

All East Central Regional Library locations will close at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 31 for New Year’s Eve and remain closed on Friday, January 1 for New Year’s Day. There will be no outreach service on December 31. North Branch Area Library will offer curbside pickup only on December 31. Library service will resume […]

Upcoming Closure: 12/24 & 12/25

All East Central Regional Library locations will be closed on Thursday, December 24 and Friday, December 25. Library service will resume on Saturday, December 26. The following library services are available 24/7: Catalog & My Account Digital Library Ask a Librarian via AskMN

Upcoming Closure: Thanksgiving Day

All East Central Regional Library locations will be closed on Thursday, November 26th for Thanksgiving Day. Library services will resume the following day. Due to the ongoing pandemic, modified services are being offered in all locations. For the most up-to-date information please visit your library’s location page.

Upcoming Closure: Veterans Day

All East Central Regional Library locations will be closed on Wednesday, November 11th for Veterans Day. Services will resume the following day. Due to the ongoing pandemic, modified services are being offered in all locations. For the most up-to-date information please visit your library’s location page.

Upcoming Closure

East Central Regional Library will be closed in all locations Thursday, July 4th for Independence Day. Regular hours will resume Friday, July 5th.    

ECRL closed Monday, Jan. 21

East Central Regional Library and all of its branches will be closed Monday, Jan. 21, for Martin Luther King Jr. Day.