The Library is open for both advance and walk-in appointments.
Staff are also assisting researchers via phone, distance services, and email.
Face masks are encouraged at MNHS historic sites and museums. Details.
Subject guides, how-tos, and other useful resources for researchers using the Minnesota Historical Society's Gale Family Library.
A list of self-help resources to help you prepare for an appointment or conduct your research from a distance.
Watch our video to learn the difference between primary and secondary sources with examples from the Minnesota Historical Society's collections.
Learn to properly cite research sources with helpful examples.