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eBooks and eAudiobooks

eMediaLibrary

Find eBooks or eAudiobooks on Overdrive from eMediaLibrary, including current and popular titles. Your Hinsdale Public Library card gives you additional access to copies available only to HPL cardholders. Limit of five titles checked out at a time.

 

eRead Illinois

Look for eBooks and eAudiobooks through eRead Illinois.

 

Hoopla

Hoopla has thousands of ebooks and eaudiobooks available for streaming or download.  Hoopla’s collection has comics too, including DC Comics.  Titles are always available and return automatically.  HPL cardholders may borrow 15 Hoopla titles per month.

 

Biblioboard

Free to any user in Illinois, these ebooks include a curated “Pop Up Picks” collection that rotates quarterly, the Bodlian Library Collection, and titles from the Recovering the Classics series.

 

Music

Hoopla

Hoopla’s selection of music for streaming and download crosses all genres and includes Universal Music and Warner Music. From Hamilton to classical, from jazz to Prince, there’s something for everyone.  Titles are always available and return automatically.  HPL cardholders may borrow 15 Hoopla titles per month.

 

Movies and TV

Hoopla

Hoopla’s selection of TV and movies are always available for streaming or downloading.  Titles are always available and return automatically.  HPL cardholders may borrow 15 Hoopla titles per month.

Kanopy 

Kanopy’s streaming collection of films include the Criterion Collection, documentaries, Great Courses and more. Titles are always available and return automatically after 72 hours.  HPL cardholders may borrow five Kanopy titles per month. Apps for IOS, Android and Roku are available.

Magazines

Flipster

Over 30 magazines, including Real Simple, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance, Time and Chicago, are available through Flipster.  Check out current or back issues on your computer or device.  Magazines may be downloaded in the app or streamed in your browser.

App is available for:

 Apple IOS

Or Android