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The first Harry Potter Book- available now with no waitlists

The ebook and audiobook of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone is available for unlimited access through OverDrive in the month of April.

Ask A Librarian: SPPL Staff Available by Phone and Online

Being able to get in touch with library staff from outside of the library is important now. Staff are available by phone, email and online.

Storytime Live on Facebook

Saint Paul Public Library is closed, but we are excited to continue offering services and some programs online.

Library Go for Parents and Educators

Virtually connect with Saint Paul Public Library's School Coordinator to learn how to use Library Go while school is out. f your child is…

Mayor Melvin Carter on Twitter: "We must take bold and immediate…" | 2388446

We must take bold and immediate action to address the local impacts of this pandemic. These extraordinary steps are critical to protecting our public health and safety.…

Saint Paul Public Library on Twitter: "The @StarTribune and…" | 2388444

The @StarTribune and @PioneerPress have removed paywalls for #COVIDー19 coverage. Find the latest information ⬇️

Saint Paul Public Schools Strike

Find information about free meals for youth, programming, and more resources for families during the Saint Paul Public Schools strike.

Audiobooks vs Print: Which do you prefer and why?

Audiobooks vs Print: Which do you prefer and why? Check out what folks at Highland Park Library had to say about it on this WCCO segment.

St. Paul libraries see a boost after going fine-free

A year later, circulation has grown 1.8% citywide, with some branches seeing double-digit increases.

MPR News on Twitter: "St. Paul Public Libraries is hoping to…" | 2258804

St. Paul Public Libraries is hoping to foster a community-wide conversation about #ClimateChange with its Read Brave program.…

Noura in the (Doll's) House!

The Guthrie Theater's new production of Noura is playwright Heather Raffo's take on the Ibsen classic "A Doll's House."

Top Titles of 2019

Top fiction & nonfiction titles by number of check outs for adults in 2019

Top 25 E-books of the Decade

The most checked out titles in our ebook collection during the 2010s, in order of popularity.

SPPL's Decade in Review: 2010-2019

The 2010s were an exciting decade for Saint Paul Public Library, ushering in a new era of e-books, 21st-century upgrades, and more!
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