Sanibel Public Library News Blog

Your Library Reimagined-October 9, 2017

Space for larger windows is being prepared near the Reading Lanai and Meeting Rooms 1 -3. The elevator shaft, data cables, electrical, and other utilities are being installed. The other part of the Library is open -  providing space to use computers, find books,...

Mango Languages

A fun-infused way to learn a new language! Mango prepares learners for realistic conversations and strengthens everyday communication skills in over 70 world languages, including English. If you need help downloading eBooks or using Mango, call the Library to schedule...

Your Library Reimagined-September 2017

After a brief pause due to Hurricane Irma, the project is back on schedule. Electrical, duct work, cable, and other utilities are being installed. Areas formerly used for Tech and Meeting Rooms 1-3, as well as the parking garage, are closed to the public. The other...

Update: Your Library Reimagined-August 25

Drywall, duct work, and other utilities are being installed. Crews are digging a new elevator pit outside. Areas formerly used for Tech and periodicals, as well as the parking garage, are closed to the public. The other part of the Library is open -  providing space...

Access A World of News from Home – NewsBank

NewsBank—a service where patrons have online access to 1000s of new sources Sanibel Public Library offers the NewsBank service to all cardholders. With NewsBank you can search a single newspaper, a select group of sources, or the entire collection. Online access to...

Update: Your Library Reimagined-July 28

 Areas formerly used for Tech and periodicals, as well as the parking garage are closed to the public. New plumbing, AC ductwork, and other utilities are being installed. The other part of the Library is open -  providing space to read, find books, DVDs, and magazines...

Meet Libby! New from OverDrive

Libby is designed to make borrowing and enjoying eBooks and audiobooks easier than ever, through: • Intuitive navigation • A streamlined first-time user experience • A simplified borrowing and downloading process • One unified bookshelf that automatically displays all...

July 2017 Update: Your Library Reimagined

July 13 Update: Areas formerly used for Tech, Periodicals, and Meeting Rooms 1-3 are under construction. The other part of the Library is open to the public -  providing space to read, do research, find books, DVDs, and magazines to borrow. Bookdrop is located outside...

June 21: Your Library Reimagined: Summer 2017

June 26 Update: Areas formerly used for Tech, Periodicals, and Calusa Meeting Room are being prepped for remodel. The other part of the Library is open to the public -  providing space to read, materials to borrow, Children's programs and...

Progress: Your Library Reimagined

June 9 Update: Book Drop is temporarily located inside the main lobby. The parking garage is closed to traffic. New DVDs and books are located near the Circ Desk.

Your Library Reimagined Kicks Off

 Staff and movers rearrange the Library for the first phase of Your Library Reimagined project. The Library was closed for a few days while workers prepared the building for the...

Summer Reading For Kids of All Ages

Kids of All Ages Register for Summer Reading Program! Kids of all ages enjoyed the the kickoff party for the Sanibel Public Library Summer Reading Program on June 3. Eight-month-old Finn, pictured above, was excited to take part in selecting his favorite books....