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SAPL is Here For You!

Our world is experiencing some drastic changes. SAPL wants to let you know that we are here for you throughout the process! Explore this guide for creative ideas, eBook picks, resources to help you and your family learn from home, and virtual programming.

Dial A Story / Telecuentos

For over 20 years the children of San Antonio have been calling into Dial-A-Story to hear a children's story.  The children's librarians record new stories every Tuesday and Friday, one in English and one in Spanish. 

Just call 210.207.4466 to listen!

Librarians' 2020 Summer Reading Picks for Kids

Kids eReading Room

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Our digital library is always open! You will be prompted to sign in to your San Antonio Public Library account or register for an instant digital account using your mobile phone number. You'll get access to digital versions of picture books, chapter books, and graphic novels. You can also download audiobooks and view videos of popular titles.

Back to School Stories

SAPL Children's Librarians' Favorite Books

Author and Illustrator Websites

Take a look at these websites from some of your favorite authors and illustrators! Each author has provided a variety of content to keep you engaged and entertained while you're staying at home. The San Antonio Public Library also has many digital versions of their books as well. Check them out! 

Tom Angleberger – Visit his website and check out his eBooks

Ben Clanton – Visit his website and check out his eBooks

Lynley Dodd – Visit her website.

Emily Gravett – Visit her website and check out this eBook she illustrated.

Charise Mericle Harper – Visit her website and check out her eBooks

Kevin Henkes – Visit his website and check out his eBooks.

Victoria Kann – Visit her website and check out her eBooks

Jarrett J. Krosoczka – Visit his website and check out his eBooks

Laura Numeroff and Felicia Bond Visit their website.

Mary Pope Osborne – Visit her website and check out her eBooks

Todd Parr – Visit his website and check out his eBooks

J.K. Rowling – Visit her website and check out her eBooks

Rachel Renee Russell – Visit her website and check out her eBooks

Axel Scheffler  – Visit his website and check this eBook he illustrated.