Library building access:
Metro Library hours Summer 2021:
During the Covid-19 pandemic, study rooms are for individual use only; group study is not allowed. The children of parents are exempt from this policy. Only the first-floor study rooms are available. They are currently equipped with computers. No food or drink allowed.
Community members and alumni:
We regret the inconvenience, but the Metro library is closed to you at this time. See below for Dayton's Bluff branch access. You may access online library resources, e.g. ebooks, ejournals, research databases, and research assistance through your home public library's website or through https://elibrarymn.org/.
The request an ID, email firstname.lastname@example.org with:
Your ID will be mailed to the address provided. Allow 7 to 10 days for mailing and processing.
To get an ID card in-person (starting May 17), visit the Library and Learning Center (2nd floor). You will be asked to show a valid, government-issued photo ID (for example, a driver’s license or passport).
Computers, printers, and wi-fi are available on the first floor only of the library during the hours the building is open.
Please practice social distancing. If you need computer assistance, phone 651-793-1624.
Other campus computer labs are also available: