New at Your Library

Check out the Minnesota Digital Newspaper Hub! This collection is a work-in-progress by the Minnesota Historical Society, containing digital images of newspapers from the 1870s to the 1920s.

eBooks Minnesota eBooks Minnesota is a new collection for readers of all ages featuring content from Minnesota publishers including some of Minnesota's best literature and nonfiction. Check out the User Guide for more information.
NEW! With your Owatonna Public Library card you can now stream (up to 3 hours DAILY) from the Freegal music collection, in addition to your 5 downloads per week.
Unlimited in-Library access to The New York Times and International New York Times (from wired terminals or from your wireless device). Click on the logo, and then click on Log In to to enter your email address and password (if you have already created an account) or click on "Sign Up" to create one.
Researching stocks?  OPL is now offering access to Value Line online, providing investment research on companies, industries, markets, and economies.
Taking your Minnesota driving test soon? This free resource provides practice tests for car, motorcycle, and CDL (commercial driver's license), links to the official Minnesota handbooks, and answers to frequently asked questions.


Staff Picks

Looking for something good to read, watch, or listen to? Take a look at our Staff Picks.

Also Check Out ...

Poets in the Library! See photos, a short video, and a well-done blog post by Audrey Helbling.

Meet Your OPL Staff!

OPL Mobile App

Steel Variations: Functional Sculptures

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You can pay overdue or lost charges via the Web catalog.