Columbia Heights Library

The library will be closed Monday, January 18th for Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Winter Reads This year, the library’s Winter Reading program is for all ages! Submit a book review form to the library for a chance at weekly prizes or the grand prize, a gift card to Barnes and Noble. Winter Reads runs January 11 through February 27. Every form submitted is another chance to win. Youth will also receive a book prize for their first review. 

The library has wireless printing available! You can print from your computer or device, and pick up your documents at the library by clicking here.

You can also print from your smartphone by downloading the SmartAlec for iPhone  or  SmartAlec for Android app.

Open Hours
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday: 1 pm - 7 pm
Thursday, Friday: 11 am - 4 pm
Saturday: 11 am - 3 pm

We also offer curbside pickup service during limited hours
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday: 10 am - 12 pm
Thursday, Friday: 4 pm - 4:40 pm

The governor announced a facemask requirement for all public indoor spaces, including businesses and government buildings beginning July 25. All residents conducting business at any City building must come wearing a mask. Staff will provide masks if requested.

You can find more information from the Anoka County Library Website be clicking here.

American Institute of Architects Minneapolis Merit Award 2018
MN Brownfields ReScape Award 2016

The Columbia Heights Public Library: serving the individual and the community with responsive collections, innovative programming, professional staff, and access to resources.

Our Vision of the Future
To nurture diversity, community, creativity, opportunity, and knowledge in Columbia Heights.

Staff Contact Information

Renee Dougherty, Library Director
Phone: (763) 706-3680  |  Email: 

Bri Belanger, Youth Librarian
Phone: (763) 706-3683  |  Email:

Cortni O'Brien, Adult Services Librarian
Phone: (763) 706-3681  |  Email: