Sanibel Public Library News Blog

Sanibel Public Library Earns National Award for the Fifth Time

For the fifth time, the Sanibel Public Library has been recognized as one of the best libraries in the country. America’s Star Libraries presents an overall indication of how a library’s performance stacks up to peers, measuring computer usage, circulation, program...

Reimagining East Side, Library Open For “Season” Hours

Renovation will continue in parts of the building, while the Library is open, operating on normal hours. The entrance on the west side of the building will continue to be the only entry as work continues on the east side. Support beams are being...

Download Music with Your Library Card

New Service: Freegal Downloadable music service for Sanibel Public Library card holders Download up to three songs or videos per week. The “count” resets at 12 AM every Monday. Freegal offers access to about 15 million songs, including Sony...

Sanibel Public Library Temporary Closure September 21 to 25

Sanibel Public Library Temporary Closure September 21 to 25 (September 14, 2018) — As Sanibel Public Library continues its renovation project, “Your Library Reimagined,” the facility will be closed to the public from Friday, September 21 through Tuesday,...

Library Closed September 21 to 25

As Sanibel Public Library continues its renovation project, “Your Library Reimagined,” the facility will be closed to the public from Friday, September 21 through Tuesday, September 25. Crews will be delivering and installing book shelves and...

2018 Summer Reading – 1,202 Books Read for Children’s Hospital

More than 240 readers ranging from just months-old to 17 years were enrolled in the 2018 Sanibel Public Library’s Summer Reading Program (SRP). As in years past, kids read to earn books for themselves and for patients at Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest...

Access Morningstar with Your Library Card

MORNINGSTAR IS: A financial markets and securities database that provides extensive information on stocks, funds, and ETFs, including options. WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO FIND: Up-to-date financials and key ratios along with full-text analyst reports...

Summer Reading: Claim ‘Earned’ Books by August 25

Children participating in the Summer Reading program can turn in their summer reading logs and claim “earned” books until Saturday, August 25. Babies, preschoolers, children, and teens participated the annual Summer Reading program. As in years...

Library Reopens! Normal Summer Hours

Sanibel Public Library is open! Patrons can access the full collection of books, movies, and newspapers, Book Sale Room, as well as high speed WiFi and public use computers. Renovation will continue in parts of the building for the next six to...