Sanibel Public Library News Blog

Beth of Sanibel Public Library talks about some hot new fiction.

Beth of Sanibel Public Library talks about some hot new fiction.

Beth, a Librarian at Sanibel Public Library, talks about some hot new books. You can download these books using OverDrive Libby app: The Glass Hotel: A Novel by Emily St. John Mandel In Five Years by Rebecca Serle The Authenticity Project by Clare Pooley Oona Out of...

WWII History Programs – Sneak Peak

WWII History Programs – Sneak Peak

Duane Shaffer of Sanibel Public Library is planning WWII programs for 2020-2021 season See what's in store for history fans.     Announced Earlier: (April 10, 2020) —Due to the State of Florida stay-at-home order, the Sanibel Public Library will remain...

Resources: When the Library is Closed, April 2020

Resources: When the Library is Closed, April 2020

(April 10, 2020) —Due to the State of Florida stay-at-home order, the Sanibel Public Library will remain closed until further notice. The Library facility is physically closed for now, but open for digital borrowing. Hover your cursor to use the clickable links: New...

Libby Hints & Tips, Borrow eBooks from OverDrive

Libby Hints & Tips, Borrow eBooks from OverDrive

Sanibel Public Library card holders can borrow eBooks and audiobooks via the OverDrive Libby app. https://youtu.be/XGmCJS8-JWM To access all of the Library’s online services, choose “eShelf” from the homepage menu. Your PIN is the last four digits of your Library...

Census 2020

Census 2020

2020 Census and Libraries In 2020, the United States Census will be conducted primarily online for the first time. The results will allocate billions of dollars in federal funding to local communities over the next decade, including more than $1 billion to libraries....

Where can I find the latest information on Coronavirus COVID-19?

Where can I find the latest information on Coronavirus COVID-19?

The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), which used to be called the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), is a new type of coronavirus. It causes respiratory illness in people. It was first identified in Wuhan, China. COVID-19 can spread from person to person. This usually...

Save the Date: March 16, 2020 Lunch with the Author!

Save the Date: March 16, 2020 Lunch with the Author!

  A Conversation with Mary Kay Andrews and Patti Callahan Henry Check in begins at 11:30, lunch at noon. The Sanibel Community House, 2173 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, FL 33957 All tickets must be purchased in advance, no tickets will be sold at the door. There are a...

Kids Explored a Universe of Stories with Summer Reading Program

Kids Explored a Universe of Stories with Summer Reading Program

Sanibel Public Library’s 2019 summer reading program introduced children to a universe of stories. The “Universe" theme commemorated the 50th anniversary of NASA’s Apollo 11 mission when astronauts first set foot on the moon on July 20, 1969.Youth Services Librarian,...