By Terry Giinther, Library Manager
Did you know?
With the recent transition to the new Twin Cities Metro eLibrary OverDrive site, the Saint Paul Public Library now has access to even more great digital content? Enjoy thousands of e-books, audiobooks and digital magazines right from the comfort of your home.
To get started, you will need a Saint Paul Public Library card, or a library card that has been registered with the Saint Paul Public Library from Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott, or Washington County Library. Next, download the Libby app to your device. The free app can be downloaded from the App Store (Apple) or Android (Google Play and/or Microsoft), depending on what device you have. Open the Libby app and add MELSA: Twin Cities Metro eLibrary as your library, select Saint Paul Public Library as your location and sign in using your library card number.
Please visit Getting Started with Libby: sppl.org/libby for more information.
You may check out up to 15 books at a time for up to 21 days. There are no overdue fees; return when finished or items will auto-return at due date. Items may not be renewed but may be requested.
Are you traveling for the holidays?
The portability of e-books and audiobooks allows you to read or listen on the go. Download books and magazines to take with you on the plane, in the car or on the train; you have the ability to choose from a curated collection that focuses on your reading and listening preferences.
Choose from bestsellers, such as mysteries, thrillers and nonfiction titles (some popular titles may have wait lists). The holidays are approaching and there are many cookbooks from OverDrive that can help you prepare and celebrate. You can access our e-books, audiobooks and digital magazines from anywhere. Start reading or listening today!
If you have any questions, please call the West 7th Library at 651-298-5516 or stop in and see us. We are happy to help.
The West 7th Public Library, 265 Oneida Street is open Mondays, Thursdays 12:30-8pm, Tuesdays 11:30am-5:30pm and Wednesdays, Fridays 10am-5:30pm. The library is closed Saturdays and Sundays.