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We bring the Northfield Public Library to you!
Our Outreach Team specializes in taking the library on the road, creating custom programs and activities for all ages. 

Northfield Public Library provides home delivery service to Northfield Patrons. If you are interested in signing up for home delivery, please contact Karin Bartlett via phone or email at 507-645-1807 and

Riverwalk Market Fair

Patrons read in front of the Book Bike at the Riverwalk Market Fair.

Bike to School

The Book Bike joined groups of students as part of Bike to School Day!

Downtown Block Party

The Bookmobile came to Northfield's downtown block party, giving patrons the opportunity to check out books and play with the Makey-Makey kit.

I Love Reading Campaign

As part of I Love Reading, Angelica Linder helped students check out books from the Bookmobile.

50 North

The Bookmobile makes a stop for patrons at 50 North.

Bilingual Storytime

Angelica Linder did a bilingual storytime for daycare students before they visited the Bookmobile.


Steve Maus helps a patron checking out a book.


Sue Pokorney poses with a patron after checking out a book.


It was a successful check-out for one of our patrons!

Summer Concert Series

Kaitlin Heidgerken-Greene and Becky Novotny sign patrons up for summer reading at Way Park during Summer Concert Series, which offers free outdoor performances.

The Northfield Public Library Bookmobile and Bookbike are available to appear at community events in and around Northfield. Fill out the form below and we will get back to you about your request.

The Bookmobile has three schedules a year: 

Fall (September - December ); Winter/Spring (January - May);  Summer (June- August). 

The Bookbike is weather dependent and has one schedule a year:
Spring/Summer/Fall ( May- October)

When creating a Bookmobile schedule, we target areas to members of the community who are unable to use the main library due to geographic, transportation, economic or other barriers. Northfield Public Library Bookmobile stops, including stops at schools and other institutions are open to the public. 

Submitting a petition does not guarantee that your request will be granted. Petitions must be received by the following dates to be considered for the respective schedule: 

June 15   Fall
Oct. 15    Winter/Spring
Feb. 15    Summer

Fill out the form below and we will get back to you about your request.