Library Authentication Problems

The Minnesota State system is having some password sync problems; this may result in failed login attempts to library resources.

If you encounter this problem, please reset your Star ID password.

If you need assistance resetting your StarID, please contact the IT Department at 218-683-8581.


Library Services

Library physical spaces will be open spring semester from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Social distancing will be strictly enforced. Study rooms are closed and study tables may have only one person per table.

In depth reference help will be provided online/remotely, for assistance please contact: Cynthia Jorstad, College Librarian.

Reference assistance is also available 24/7 online at AskMN.


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Research Companion

A great tool that provides research and writing help. Ten Learning Modules provide tutorials addressing individual research topics; the Tools provide help with the writing process.

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The Northland libraries offer print, media and electronic database collections to fulfill your research and information needs. Library staff are here to answer your questions and help you figure out where to look for the best sources ... whatever you might be working on. Maybe you just need a place to relax? Settle into a nice comfy chair or browse our fiction? There are no stupid questions. Come visit us!

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Your Library Account

If you are a registered student, you have a library account! Use your StarID to log into library resources; present a picture ID at the circulation desk to borrow library materials.

Test Proctoring

Visit the Northland Test Proctoring page for testing hours and contact info.

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Need help? Email us your questions. Answers generally provided within one working day.


EGF Campus: 218-793-2435

TRF Campus: 218-683-8757


EGF Library:
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday - Wednesday - Thursday
Closed: May 14-24 and August 6-20

TRF Library:
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Monday: July 26
Tuesdays: June 8, 15, 29, July 6, 20
July 13 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Closed: May 14-June 7 and July 27-Aug 20