- eBooks & More
eBooks & More
New Resource - Digital Access to The Wall Street Journal
New Resource - Digital Access to The New York Times
hoopla: Streaming Service for Books, Audiobooks, Music, Video, and Comics
Streaming Video Online Resources: Kanopy and Kanopy Kids
Get instant, streaming access to thousands of critically acclaimed movies, documentaries, and kid favorites. Kanopy partners with studios like A24, The Criterion Collection, PBS, and more to bring access to thoughtful entertainment.
You can stream Kanopy on any of your favorite devices via mobile and tablet apps for iPhone and Android. You can also access Kanopy on your Desktop, and SmartTV apps like Roku, AppleTV, and Fire Stick.
To get started visit https://hplibrary.kanopy.com and select the "Add Library Card" button on the lower left. Enter your library card number and PIN. Create an account using your preferred email. Begin streaming!
Visit the Kanopy website, for information on setting parental controls with Kanopy Kids. This service has been generously provided by the Highland Park Quality of Life Foundation.
OverDrive: Downloadable Books, Audiobooks, Magazines, and Streaming Video
You can download books, audiobooks, and magazines for free from OverDrive. Simply set up your OverDrive account with your Highland Park Library card number and PIN. To read or listen to books on your tablet or smart phone download OverDrive’s Libby app for Apple or Android.
View the User Guide for the Libby app from OverDrive.
|Watch classical music performances, operas, and ballets from around the world, anywhere, anytime. This resource offers more than 1,000 commercial free concerts with new content added weekly. Available in the Extras section of the Libby app.|
An online resource for all creative makers, from basic instruction to advanced techniques. Over 1,400 in-depth instructional video classes; covering 20 different creative passions, including quilting, sewing, cake decorating, and painting. Available in the Extras section of the Libby app.
|Stream and download engaging lectures by esteemed professors, professionals, and experts in topics ranging from history, better living, science, language learning, and much more. Available in the Extras section of the Libby app.|
Access the go-to source for expert information, pricing, and trends on antiques and collectibles. Available in the Extras section of the Libby app.
PressReader: Downloadable Newspapers and Magazines
You can download select digital newspapers, including The Dallas Morning News, the Chicago Tribune, the Los Angeles Times, and the New York Post, as well as magazines. Access over 6,000 publications from over 100 countries in 60+ languages.
This service has been generously provided by the Highland Park Quality of Life Foundation.
To access PressReader away from the Library - Visit PressReader on your computer or tablet through a web browser or the Pressreader app.