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Cloud Library now available for all MELSA libraries

The partnership between MELSA and Cloud Library gives users of the 101 metro public libraries in Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Saint Paul, Scott and Washington counties free and fast access to thousands of additional eBooks. 

The Metropolitan Library Service Agency (MELSA) is an alliance of 101 public libraries in the seven-county Twin Cities metro, working together to bring the best library services and programs to you. The addition of the Cloud Library eBook Lending Service will allow library users throughout the Twin Cities metro to have access to more electronic titles than ever before.

Cloud Library eBook Lending Service

A free application, Cloud Library provides a seamless experience that lets readers explore and borrow eBooks from nearly all mobile devices, including iPhone, Android and Nook.

The Cloud Library app offers users free and fast access to thousands of titles from more than 300 publishers.

Anoka County Library Carver County Library Dakota County Library Hennepin County Library
Ramsey County Library Saint Paul Public Library Scott County Library Washington County Library


How to get started

  1. If you’re not already a library card holder, go online or visit your local library and sign up for a free library card.
  2. Download the free Cloud Library app on your eReader or mobile device (found in the iTunes and Android app stores, or online).
  3. Open the app on your mobile device, select your library, enter your Library Card ID (first use only) and instantly access your library’s eBook titles.