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Sault Ste. Marie Public Library

Digital Resources

hoopla
hoopla is a digital service that allows you to download and stream movies, TV shows, music, ebooks, audiobooks, and comics. All hoopla content is available immediately and there are no wait times to borrow items, but you are limited to borrowing 5 items per month. You can download the hoopla app on Apple or Android devices, use their website on your computer, or use smart TV prodcuts like Apple TV and Android TV to stream on your television.
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Did You Know. . . ?

  • Download or stream over 500,000+ ebooks, audiobooks, comics, TV Shows, and movies.
  • All titles are available for immediate use.
  • You are limited to borrowing 5 titles per month , but your limit resets on the 1st day of each month
  • No overdue fines.
  • Free to use, all you need is an email address and a library card to sign up.

Need help getting started? Check out the hoopla help webpage to learn about the service and troubleshoot any problems.


Overdrive - eBooks, AudioBooks and Videos
Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and more – anywhere, anytime. All you need is a valid library card. Overdrive includes popular and classic fiction, non-fiction, videos, and audiobooks that you can download, stream to read, view, or listen on your computer or mobile device.

Click here to Access Overdrive

Did You Know . . . ?

  • Materials are available for children, teens and adults.
  • Materials are checked out to you for 7 or 14 days and are automatically returned. You can also return items early.
  • You can have up to 10 items checked out at one time.
  • You can place a hold on any item that is currently in use and you will receive an email notice when the title becomes available.
  • No overdue fines when using OverDrive.

Getting Started
Step by step instructions are available from Overdrive Help to guide you through the process of logging in, searching for ebooks, and downloading ebooks, audiobooks, or videos to your device.

If you require additional help, please contact the Reference & Information Desk at 705-759-5236.

*Please note that due to licensing restrictions in Canada patrons are unable to use Overdrive with Amazon Kindle devices.
 


 

LibbyMeet Libby Poster
Meet Libby, a new app built by the makers of OverDrive to allow readers to discover and enjoy eBooks and audiobooks from the Library. Inspired by user and library feedback, Libby was designed to get people reading as quickly and seamlessly as possible.

Did You Know....?

  • Libby is a streamlined app used to access the same content on OverDrive.
  • Libby is compatible with Android, Apple and Windows devices.
  • The app is free to download.
  • You can borrow eBooks and audiobooks with Libby.
  • Your loans automatically return, so no worrying about overdue items.
  • You can renew items within 3 days of their expiry date.

Need Help?
If you need help getting started you can refer to our Getting Started with Libby help guide, or visit the official Libby Help website for more help.