Melrose Public Library is a branch of the Great River Regional Library. You will have access to over 11,000 items on the shelves in this local branch and over 700,000 items in the main library in St. Cloud. All of the GRRL systems materials are listed on a computer catalog which is accessible by Internet. Anyone with a library card number may search the catalog and order items to be picked up at the local branch. The Internet is accessible at the public Internet stations in the Melrose Public Library. These are monitored by library personnel.

The citizens of Melrose are very proud of the Melrose Public Library. Located in the very modern City Center, it is very comfortable and well organized with clear signage to direct users to the collections on the shelves. The library staff are knowledgeable, friendly and helpful. They receive reference and support services from GRRL headquarters in St. Cloud. Through out the year, the staff conducts many children's programs to encourage good reading habits.

Library Hours are:

  • Monday - 2PM to 8PM
  • Tuesday - 2PM to 5PM
  • Wednesday - 2PM to 7PM
  • Thursday - 10AM to 12PM, 2PM to 5PM
  • Friday - 2PM to 6PM
  • Saturday - 10AM to 12PM

The Melrose Public Library has the support of the local Friends of the Library. This group assists the library staff when needed and raises funds to be used in the local library for materials and other items needed for local programs.

For more information about the Melrose Public Library call 320-256-3885