Library Construction Grants
- Remove architectural barriers from a library building or site;
- Remediate conditions hazardous to health or safety;
- Renovate or expand an existing building for use as a library; or
- Construct a new library.
The program is authorized biennially by the Minnesota Legislature and funded from the sale of General Revenue Obligation Bonds.
Grant Procedures, Documents and Forms
Competitive grant rounds and awards are announced via the State Library Services e-newsletter and will also be posted here. If you would like to receive notification when grant applications are available, please contact Emily Kissane.
Completed Grant Projects
Accessibility and Improvement Grant Projects and Costs (PDF)
Provides summary information of all completed public library accessibility and improvement projects that received matching state funds from a competitive grant process.
Public Library Construction Grant Projects, by County
Basic information about Minnesota public library construction grants awarded from 1995-2018, organized by county.