About the Library
The Austin Public Library is located at 323 4th Ave. NE in Austin, Minnesota. The present facility opened its doors in 1996 and currently houses over 100,000 volumes. The library serves the surrounding city and Mower County area of approximately 30,000 residents. The library is a member of SELCO (Southeastern Libraries Cooperating), which provides library services to public and school libraries in the southeastern Minnesota region.