Borrow the Internet

Borrow the Internet from Saint Paul Public Library!

Saint Paul residents can check out a wireless internet hotspot for  free, high-speed Internet service.

Borrower Eligibility

  • Borrower must have a Saint Paul Public Library card.
  • Borrower must be a resident of the City of Saint Paul.
  • Borrowers can have no more than $10 in fines or fees owed to the library.
  • Borrowers must sign a Loan Agreement form at checkout.
  • If under 18, a borrower must have a parent or caretaker sign a Loan Agreement form at checkout.

How to Borrow

Loan Terms

  • Hotspots can be checked out for one week.
  • No renewals.
  • A late fee of $1/day is charged.
  • A $50 replacement fee is billed after a hotspot is 18 days overdue.
  • Internet service will be turned off if a hotspot is overdue.

Technical Support

  • Contact Sprint customer service at 1-877-236-8008.
  • Identify yourself as a Mobile Beacon customer.
  • Provide the device's phone number (on the box under "MOBILE BEAC").