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When it comes to auto repair, do-it-yourselfers and students in the automotive trades have trusted Chilton manuals for years. Now these exceptional resources are available through your library via remote access for FREE! 


Search the variety of events being offered at your local libraries...from storytimes to computer classes to author readings and more.

Downloadable Audiobooks

Your metro public libraries now offer free downloadable audiobooks!


MELSA purchases the following databases for our member libraries. Each library system will have additional informational databases purchased with other state and local funds. Please check your local library’s website to see a listing of all databases available for your use.




Digital magazines now available at your metro public library. Over 100 titles to choose from and download to your digital device for FREE!

Homework Rescue
Homework Rescue

FREE online tutoring service through your Twin Cities metro public libraries.


A real-time online job coaching resource for your resume and job interview.

Library Catalogs

Search your local library's catalog for books and more.

Live Online Resources -- Free!

• JobNow! for Job seekers
• Homework Rescue for grades 3–12 — Available 1:00–11:00 p.m. 7 days a week

Thousands of courses and video tutorials taught by recognized industry experts.


MnKnows-Dig Deeper @ Your Library is the new portal that gives Minnesota students and library patrons one-stop access to five statewide library services.

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