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Maple Grove Library Records

 Collection
Identifier: HCL 039

Description of Contents

This collection contains fact sheets, brochures, building information, newspaper clippings, correspondence, plans, maps, and other administrative records documenting the history of Maple Grove Library from 1977 to 2012. The bulk of the materials are for the first location at 8351 Elm Creek Blvd. and cover the 1980s.

Dates

  • 1977-2012

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is available for use in Special Collections during the department's open hours.

History

Constructed in 2010 of Minnesota limestone, this one-story contemporary library boasts a vaulted ceiling, sustainable features, a seasonal reading porch and a variety of seating and meeting spaces. The library serves the cities of Maple Grove and Osseo and the surrounding communities. From 1987-2010, the library was located at 8351 Elm Creek Boulevard.

Extent

1.26 Linear Feet (3 archival boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Fact sheets, brochures, building information, newspaper clippings, correspondence and other administrative records documenting the history and operations of Maple Grove Library in Maple Grove, Minnesota, from 1977 to 2012. Maple Grove Library is part of the Hennepin County Library.

Custodial History

Portions of this collection (accession 2018.16) were previously managed by Hennepin County Library Officially Withdrawn, an organization for retired and former staff of Hennepin County Library and Minneapolis Public Library.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection contains materials transferred to the archives by Hennepin County Library administration in 2017 as accession 2018.38 and in 2018 as accession 2018.16.

Related Materials in Hennepin County Library Special Collections

This is one of many collections documenting Hennepin County Library locations. For photographs, see HCL 002 Hennepin County Library Photographs.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Matt Berning, supervised by Jenna Jacobs, from January to April 2019.
Title
Maple Grove Library Records
Status
Completed
Author
Matt Berning and Jenna Jacobs
Date
February 2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Hennepin County Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Minneapolis Central Library
300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis MN 55401 U.S.A.
612-543-8200