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Hoopla

Hoopla Digital

Warrenville card holders can download the free Hoopla Digital mobile app on their Android or IOS device or visit hoopladigital.com to begin enjoying thousands of titles from major Hollywood studios, record companies and publishers. The collection includes videos, music, eBooks, eAudiobooks and eComics. Titles are available to borrow 24/7, for instant streaming or temporary downloading to smartphones, tablets and computers. During our emergency closure, each member may check out up to ten items per month. Lending periods for hoopla materials are as follows:

 

  • eBooks, eAudiobooks, eComics: 21 days
  • Music: 7 days
  • Video: 3 days

Instructions

PC

  • Visit hoopladigital.com
  • Click Log In in the upper right corner of the screen. Click Sign Up Now at bottom of page.
  • On the screen that appears, click Warrenville Public Library. If the library's name does not appear, click Choose a library, locate Warrenville Public Library in the list, and click to select it.
  • Create a Hoopla account using your preferred email address and a password of your choice. Your password must be at least 8 characters long. Type your email address and password twice. Click Continue.
  • Type your Warrenville Public Library card number (without spaces) and your PIN. By default, your PIN is the four-digit month and day of your birthday.
  • Click Sign Up Now.
  • Click Search our Titles to begin looking for titles. You may also browse by format or genre.
  • Note: Hoopla supports Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge, and Safari. If you are having trouble playing content in your web browser, please update your browser to the newest version.

Mobile app

Visit the hoopla website for a list of supported devices.

  • Visit Google Play, the iTunes App Store, or the Kindle App Store and sign in. Do a search for the Hoopla Digital app.
  • Click "GET," download the free Hoopla Digital app, and open the app.
  • Create a Hoopla account using your preferred email address and a password of your choice. Your password must be at least 8 characters long. Sign in to the Hoopla Digital app.
  • Type your Warrenville Public Library card number (without spaces) and your PIN. By default, your PIN is the four-digit month and day of your birthday.
  • Tap the arrow to the right of "library."
  • On the Edit Library page that appears, tap Choose Your Library menu, then touch Warrenville Public Library. Touch Save.
  • Tap Search to begin browsing for items or browse by format or genre.

Questions? Ask at the Reference Desk or call the Library at 630-393-1171 x121. One-hour one-on-one Book a Librarian sessions are available. You can also click on the three blue lines, scroll to the bottom of the menu and click Contact Us to contact hoopla staff directly.


OverDrive eMediaLibrary

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Libby, by OverDrive

Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines to read on your phone or tablet using the Libby app by OverDrive. You can even send and read your borrowed ebooks to your Kindle ereader (U.S. only)! It’s free and easy to get started for new users and a streamlined experience for current OverDrive app users. Learn more at overdrive.com/apps/libby/.

 

You can also browse, read and listen to theeMediaLibrary collection in your web browser.


RBdigital eMagazines

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Love reading magazines? Try the Library's eMagazine collection and read them on your iPad, Android tablet, Mac or PC. Get immediate access to thousands of popular magazines and use the auto-checkout feature to get an email when a new issue of your favorite title is available.

Instructions

Setting up your Account:

  • Click here or click on the RBdigital button at the top of this page to go to the Library's RBdigital page. If you are outside of the Library or using your own device, you will be prompted for your Warrenville Library card number and PIN.

  • Create your account using the "Create New Account" link in the top right-hand corner of the page. You will enter your email address and select a password.
  • When you receive your confirmation email (this may take a few minutes), click the link to confirm your account.
  • Log in to your newly created account.

Choosing Magazines:

Click on the magazine cover to see available issues, and click on the blue Checkout button to add the currently selected issue to your account.

 

Reading Magazines:

You can read magazines using your account on a PC, Mac or a mobile device.

The RBDigital app is available for iOS and Android. Please note that the eMagazines are primarily formatted for computers and tablets. Only some magazines are formatted and available for viewing on smart phones.

 

Confused or have further questions? Stop by or call the Information Desk at 630/393-1171 x121 for further assistance.

 

BiblioBoard Library

Anyone who is physically in Illinois can access the content on BiblioBoard Library without a login. Because BiblioBoard authenticates by the user's location, visiting the website or opening the app gives you access to e-books without needing to enter a library card number or other login. Unlimited checkouts and no return periods give readers instant access to all titles all the time.


Readers also may create a BiblioBoard account profile and login. An account allows access to BiblioBoard Library while outside of Illinois, as well as the ability to download content for offline reading and to add bookmarks and notes.


Click on the logo above to read in your browser, or download the BiblioBoard app, available for Android, iOS and Kindle.


Having trouble accessing BiblioBoard Library?
Visit https://library.biblioboard.com/diagnostics to confirm your device's location, or email support@biblioboard.com for assistance.