Get ready to download and enjoy audiobooks, music, and video on your computer, or eBooks and audiobooks on your mobile device. All you need is your library card and you can access tons of amazing new and popular eBooks and Audiobooks!
Whether you have a Nook, a Kindle, iPad, or a smart phone; you can get great books for free! You can even download Audiobooks onto your MP3 player or computer.
Hoopla Digital! NEW**
Your public library at your fingertips.
Hoopla is a groundbreaking digital media service offered by your local public library that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your TV! With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. We have hundreds of thousands of titles to choose from, with more being added daily. hoopla is like
Web or Mobile
You can stream titles instantly through your desktop browser or our mobile app. If you use our mobile app, you can also download titles to your device for offline playback later, where Wi-Fi may be unavailable. Titles are automatically returned and removed from your device at the end of the lending period.
We are very excited to offer a great new service this winter called Hoopla! Hoopla is a digital media service that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics, and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or smartphone! There are no holds and multiple users can use the same title at the same time! With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. There are hundreds of thousands of titles to choose from, with more being added daily. If you hear patrons complaining about the wait on holds on Overdrive, Hoopla is a supplemental service you can suggest! If you know a child who loves graphic novels or comics, Hoopla offers many digital comics! It also adds music and movie digital service to our resources here at ODL.
With Hoopla, we will have immediate access to:
FULL MUSIC ALBUMS
ALL of this content will be available to our patrons in one all-inclusive mobile app or website. The platform is simple, intuitive and free to our patrons. BEST OF ALL? There is NO WAITING for titles, the collection contains half a million titles and is growing every day!
Here are some other great features of Hoopla:
Borrowed content is available for immediate streaming on a computer or mobile device
On the digital app, borrowed content can be temporarily downloaded for offline use (yes, you can watch movies and listen to movies and audiobooks while you are traveling!)
Music albums can be listened in their entirety or shuffled between other checked out albums
Hoopla’s eReader, Action View, is interactive, allowing a comic book to be read panel by panel!
Hoopla has a Kid’s Mode setting, allowing young people access to content geared towards ages 12 and under. Now there is an easier way to browse for kid-friendly content with Hoopla: Kids Mode! To try it go to settings within the Hoopla App on your mobile device. Tap the toggle to turn Kids Mode on or off. When Kids Mode is active, your Hoopla App will only show content that’s appropriate for children. You can feel confident letting your kids explore and discover on their own. You can easily turn Kids Mode off to explore other titles that are available.
APP for iOS (Apple):
Start screen is “My hoopla” à Select which formats you’d like to use the demo content with (Video, Music and Books)
Select “Genres” at the top right corner
Scroll down to demo content and borrow a title
APP for Android & Amazon Store usage:
Select a format
Select the “Genre” menu option
Scroll down to “Demo Content” (the listing is in alphabetical order)
PC usage: (www.hoopladigital.com)
On the hoopla homepage select “Browse” then the format you’d like to practice with (audiobooks, ebooks, comics, movies, music and TV)
Find the bubble containing “Demo Content” (the bubble listing is in alphabetical order)