The Saint Paul Public Library will be closed September 5 - 7.


Searchable catalog of books, web resources and other materials worldwide.

Access from outside of the library (library card required).

Access from inside of the library.

Access through ELM - the Electronic Library for Minnesota.

  • Access through ELM is available inside and outside of the library.
  • Access through ELM is ISP-authenticated. In some cases, you may be prompted for a current, valid library card to authenticate your status as a Minnesota resident.



Subscription purchased by Electronic Library for Minnesota (ELM).