Sanibel Public Library News Blog

Sanibel Public Library Foundation ~ Lunch with the Author ~ April 6

Sanibel Public Library Foundation ~ Lunch with the Author ~ April 6

Wednesday, April 6 at the Sanibel Community House Author: MARTHA HALL KELLY To add your name to the invitation mailing list, email: authorluncheon@comcast.net   Proceeds from Lunch with the Author directly support the Sanibel Public Library Foundation ...enhancing and...

WWII 1944: Virtual Programs

WWII 1944: Virtual Programs

WWII History: Virtual Programs with Duane E. Shaffer of Sanibel Public Library        Locals and visitors are welcome to “virtually attend,” and watch the replays. No registration required. WWII 1944 - Operation Goodwood - 10 AM Friday, February 11 As part of the...

Year in Review 2021 Sanibel Public Library

Year in Review 2021 Sanibel Public Library

2021 Stats: 64,620 "borrows" (books, DVDs audiobooks, magazines, hotspots & other items) 1,071 library cards issued 54,860 number of internet "sessions" (patrons using public internet access PCs) 182,635 website visits to sanlib.org 16,865 photobooth photos taken...

How to: Place a hold, and Where are the book drops?

How to: Place a hold, and Where are the book drops?

Ready to read that new bestseller?  Place a hold and you will be notified when the book, DVD (or other item) is in. To Place A Hold (Request an Item): Call the Library at (239) 472-2483 or go online to request a book, DVD or Kit. After you have placed your hold, wait...

Borrow Videogames & Gaming at Sanibel Public Library

Borrow Videogames & Gaming at Sanibel Public Library

Sanibel Public Library is now loaning videogames like Minecraft, Forza Horizon 4, and Spider-Man for Xbox or PlayStation. Teens can also come into the Library to play on the Xbox Series S, (located in the Teen Area) during regular Library Hours. FAQs What do I need to...

How to Use Sanibel Public Library’s Online Digital Archives

How to Use Sanibel Public Library’s Online Digital Archives

Sanibel Public Library's digital archives are now online. With nearly a thousand items, this ever-growing collection is a dynamic view of Sanibel's past. From the first homesteaders to important events in the island's recent history, the Sanibel Public Library Digital...