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Gale Family Library

345 W. Kellogg Blvd.
St. Paul, MN 55102



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Library Hours

Tue 9 am-8 pm
Wed-Sat 9 am-4 pm
Sun Closed
Mon Closed
Holiday Hours



Using the Library

Collections Online Minnesota History Timeline Timepieces

Library Catalog Search
Research Materials

Library News

  • There are two exciting Library classes coming up in May. The season's final Topics in Family History class ("Researching Urban Ancestors") at the History Center on May 9th and our brand-new Special Topics class ("Uncovering the History of Your House") at the Alexander Ramsey House on May 22.
  • Are you a gardener or do you love Minnesota plants and flowers? Check our new page with research information related to gardening with Minnesota‚Äôs wildflowers and native plants.
  • We are happy to announce that the Library has a new resource for researchers: Fold3. It provides access to a variety of records--particularly military records--and is available for use on any of our in-house computers. For more information, visit our Fold3 Now Available! page.
  • World War I Disallowed Bonus Records are now indexed in our Collections Online system. The full records can be viewed onsite or copies can be ordered through our World War I Bonus Records Request research service.