Load up your smartphone or mobile device with books, music, magazines, audiobooks and apps from the Saint Paul Public Library.


Cloud LibraryCloud Library

Download the Cloud Library app for Windows, Mac, iPad, Android, and other mobile devices.

Use the Windows or Mac app to transfer e-books to a Nook or other e-reader.

Learn more about Cloud Library.




E-books from OverDrive can be read using your web browser or downloaded to your computer, e-book reader or mobile device.

Download the OverDrive App for iPad, Android, and other mobile devices.

Nook and other EPUB e-readers: use Adobe Digital Editions to transfer e-books from your computer to your e-reader.

Learn more about OverDrive.


Freegal music

Freegal Music

Download music tracks to your computer and transfer to your mobile device.


Download the app to load music directly to your iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch or Android device.



Zinio for Libraries appZinio

Full digital copies of magazines for your computer, tablet or mobile device!

Find out more, register, and log in.

Download the app to read on your mobile device.




Download audiobooks to your computer and transfer to your mobile device.


Get the mobile app.

More about OneClickDigital downloadable e-audiobooks.



SPPL MobileSPPL Mobile

Access the Saint Paul Public Library with the SPPL Mobile app.

Search the catalog, access your account, find library locations, browse a list of library events, find e-books, and more.

The app works on all major smartphones and mobile devices.


Access My Library


Access articles from current magazines, journals, encyclopedias, how-to guides and more.

For Android and iPad/iPhone/iPod Touch.

Enable your device's location services to access Gale reference resources available from your local library.


Brainfuse mobile app

Brainfuse HelpNow (Homework Rescue)

Submit questions to Homework HelpNow tutors, take class notes, track your homework assignments, access your flashcards, and more! First time users must create an account on the Homework Help website

For Android and iPad/iPhone/iPod Touch.




EBSCOhost Mobile

Access research databases and articles using your Android device or iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch.

To set up access for your device:

Visit the Academic Search Premier database and click on the "iPhone and Android Applications" link at the bottom of the page.

EBSCOhost Mobile authentications are good for 9 months. If your authentication has expired, visit the Academic Search Premier database and click on the "iPhone and Android Applications" link at the bottom of the page again.

Morningstar MobileMorningstar Mobile

Performance charts for stocks, mututal funds, exchange-traded funds, and indexes.

For iPhone, BlackBerry or Android devices.




Business and residential telephone and address directory.

Available for iPad.

Log in using your library card number and select "MELSA" from the library list.


Transparent Language Online appTransparent Language Online

Take Transparent Language Online learning on the go with your iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, or Android powered device.

Download the app.

Sign in to Transparent Language Online. (If you need an account, start here.)

Click Go Mobile to get your unique mobile username, password and instructions on how to activate the Transparent Language mobile app on your mobile device.