• To suggest new items for the library to purchase:

    Go to My Library Dashboard (log in, if necessary).

    Click "Suggest a Purchase" from the menu on the left side of the screen.

    Enter the title information and click "Submit Suggestion".

  • Public internet computers have Internet Explorer and Microsoft Office. Microsoft Office includes:

    • Word
    • Excel
    • PowerPoint
  • Most items can be renewed for 3 additional loan periods unless another person has requested the item.

    E-books and Lucky Day items cannot be renewed.


    To get a library card or to register a library card from another Minnesota public library system, you must have a photo ID, proof of date of birth, and proof of your current address. Visit any Saint Paul Public Library location to complete registration.

  • After you suggest a title for purchase, the library will let you know whether it has been purchased or not. You will see a response in your library account.

    To check the status of requests:

    Log in to your account and visit My Library Dashboard.

    Click "Suggested this month" in the menu on the left.


    Log in and visit your account settings.

    Click "Suggested Purchases".

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