Library staff is still available. You can reach us if you need information or assistance during the closure.
- Phone: 503-588-6315 (leave a message; we'll call you back)
- Email: [email protected]
Live chat with a Salem librarian (when available)
Live chat for information and reference questions through Answerland (24/7)
Salem Public Library offers a variety of downloadable and streaming services for fun, education, and research.
cloudLibrary ebooks and eaudiobooks (note: available only to patrons within the Salem city limits)
Library2go (also known as "Libby" and powered by Overdrive)
Kanopy (unlimited streaming movies) and
Kanopy for Kids
Tumblebooks Animated Picture Books and Read-alongs
TumbleBiblioteca (en español)
Creativebug offers unlimited access to thousands of award-winning art and craft video classes taught by recognized design experts
Discover Research Tools from SPL
The Salem Public Library offers current online subscriptions to meet many needs. A complete list of online resources is available at the library website: http://bit.ly/SPLonlineresources
Some key resources include: