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Library Services

Need A Library Card?

Print out the application form or get an application form at your library.

A valid photo ID and proof of current address necessary.

These could be a MN driver's license, MN State ID; employer's ID, plus anything that shows your present address.

Library cards are free. Replacement for lost cards is  $3.00.


Adult Fiction and Non-Fiction
Large Print
Young Adult fiction and Non-Fiction
Children's Fiction and Non-Fiction


Audio Books on CD
Movies on DVD
Newspapers (in-house use only)


Public Internet Computers

Additional Services

Outreach - delivery to nursing homes and daycares.
Fax - $1 per page to send and receive. International faxing not available.
Copies  - 8.5" x 11" pages are 10 for black  & white and 20 for color.
Bus Tokens -  2 per week (one required each direction)  for patrons that need transit service to the Library.

Internet Use Policy

Audio/Visual Equipment Policy

Proctoring Policy

Challenge of Materials Policy

Community Comments and Complaint Procedure

Conduct Policy

Suspension Policy

Loan Periods

Two weeks for most materials except:
DVDs & Magazines - one week


Most Library material may be renewed. Renewals may be done in person, by phone or through our Online Catalog. If another patron has requested the title, you may not renew the item. You will not be able to renew material if you have more than a $5.00 fine from another Plum Creek library on your card or more than 5 overdue items. Material borrowed from other libraries in the Plum Creek Library System may be renewed.


Fines for books are $.05 per day. Fines for DVDs are $1 a day and fines for DVD-Box Sets are $2 a day.

Circulation Policies

Circulation Policy - Plum Creek

Copy Charge and DVD Return Policy

Holds Procedure

Renewal Policy

Overdue Policy

Selection Policy

Weather Policy

Damage Policy

Donation Policy








Meinders Community Library
1401 7th Street SW
Pipestone, MN 56164
Phone: 507-825-6714
FAX: 507-562-7374

Library Hours
Monday - Thursday
Friday - Saturday

Summer Hours
Monday - Thursday


Jody Wacker

Children's Librarian
Emily Blaeser

Sally Whittle
Kim Van Hoecke

Irene Kofoed

Library Board
Kyle Caskey - Chair
Tami Taubert - School Bd. Rep.
Betty Biren
Stacie Wallace
Pat Weets
Evan Schiller - PAFL rep.

Quick Links

City of Pipestone

Pipestone Area Schools

Pipestone County Star

County of Pipestone

Free Application for
Federal Student Aid

Internal Revenue Service

MN Department of Revenue


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