The Minnesota North library provides materials and information on a variety of topics from a number of different sources. These include other libraries, online resources, lists of library-owned periodicals, newspapers, library guides and tutorials. These resources may be viewed and accessed from the Library Resources pages.

The Minnesota North Campus Libraries support instruction, research, and equitable access to academic resources through the delivery of information services and promotion of information literacy skills.  Campus Libraries are a vital part of academic success at Minnesota North College, providing engaging learning spaces, reference services, and access to a wide range of physical and digital resources that cover a variety of topics.

Library Resources

Ebsco Host

A collection of 20 scholarly databases, including Academic Search Premier and CINAHL Plus with Full Text.


This database indexes multiple newspapers, providing access to historical and current editions of a variety of local, regional, national, and international newspapers.

Learning Express Library

A collection of homework tutorials, practice sets, textbooks, and test prep materials.

Global Road Warrior

The world’s most extensive country-by-country resource for learning about culture, travel, history, customs, and languages around the world.


A collection of 14 scholarly databases, including Opposing Viewpoints and Student Resources in Context.


ELM (eLibrary Minnesota) gives Minnesota residents access to magazine, journal, newspaper and encyclopedia articles, media, including images, videos, and audio files, and other information resources.

Films on Demand: Master Career and Technical Education Collection

A comprehensive, curriculum-focused video subscription providing unlimited access to thousands of videos in a number of subjects.

A to Z World Food

Explore food culture and traditional recipes from around the world.


Academic Search Premier (magazines and journals)

U.S. Newstream (Newspapers)

Opposing Viewpoints (Current Issues)

CINAHL (Nursing)

Google Scholar

Campus Specific Information


Online Catalog

Hours: Monday-Thursday: 8am-8pm, Friday:  8am-4pm

Contact Info
Rachel Milani, Library Technician, 218-293-6928,
Circulation Desk, 218-403-9203
Campus Specific: Marinelli Library – M 160, 1515 East 25th Street, Hibbing, MN 55746


Online Catalog 

Hours: Mon – Thurs: 8:0am-8:00pm, Fri: 8:00am-4:30pm, Sun: 2:00pm-8:00pm

Contact Info
Steve Bean, Faculty Librarian, 218-322-2351,
Circulation Desk, 218-322-2350
Campus Specific: Irene M. Bickley Library, 1851 East Highway 169, Grand Rapids, MN 55744

Mesabi Range 

Online Catalog 

Hours: Monday – Friday: 8:00am – 4:00pm

Contact Info
Terran Morrow, Library Technician, 218-404-4222,
Campus Specific: Library, 1001 Chestnut St., Virginia, MN 55792

Rainy River

Online Catalog

Hours: Monday-Thursday: 7:30am-9pm, Friday:  7:30am-4pm

Contact Info
Campus Specific: Library, 1501 US-71, International Falls, MN 56649


Online Catalog

Hours: Mon-Fri:  8:00am-7:00 pm

Contact Info
Campus Specific: Library, 1900 E Camp St., Ely, MN 55731