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Borrow the Internet


Saint Paul residents can check out a wireless internet hotspot for free, high-speed Internet service.

Borrower Eligibility

Borrowers must have a Saint Paul Public Library card.

Borrowers must be a resident of the City of Saint Paul.

Borrowers can have no more than $10 in fees owed to the library.

How to Borrow

Hotspots can be put on hold and picked up at any Saint Paul Public Library locations.

Check the catalog to see if a hotspot is available or place one on hold.

Loan Terms

Hotspots can be checked out for two weeks.

No renewals.

A replacement fee is billed after a hotspot is 14 days overdue.

Internet service will be turned off if a hotspot is overdue.

When borrowing a hotspot, patrons must agree to abide by the terms of the library's internet use agreement and Sprint's acceptable use policy.

Technical Support

Contact Sprint customer service at 1-877-879-5031.

Identify yourself as a Mobile Beacon customer.

Provide the device's phone number (on the box under "MOBILE BEAC").

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