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Your HPL library card gives you access to the best digital content services available!

Through several separate digital collections, Harvard Public Library cardholders have access to thousands of eBooks, eAudiobooks, digital magazines, and streaming videos and music. While there is some overlap between the collections, each collection has unique resources and content and all should be explored.

Don’t know where to start? See our chart below for quick reference followed by collection descriptions. For app instructions and additional tips and tricks click on the Learn More under the logo.

  eBooks eBooks
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eAudiobooks eMagazines eVideos Music
OverDrive
 
RBDigital     
   
Freading
       
Hoopla
 
RBDigital Magazines
   
   

eBooks:
Overdrive, Freading, Hoopla

eAudiobooks:
Overdrive, RBdigital, Hoopla

eMagazines:
RBdigital Magazines

eVideos:
Overdrive, Hoopla

Music:
Hoopla

 

Collection Descriptions

lynda.com

A leading online learning company that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Through individual, corporate, academic and government subscriptions, members have access to the lynda.com video library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts

lynda.com

A leading online learning company that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Through individual, corporate, academic and government subscriptions, members have access to the lynda.com video library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts

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Mango Languages

Always wanted to learn a new language?  Try the Mango Languages Library Edition app!  Access over 72 foreign language courses, 19 English courses taught in the user's native language and 36 specialty courses!

Mango Languages

Always wanted to learn a new language?  Try the Mango Languages Library Edition app!  Access over 72 foreign language courses, 19 English courses taught in the user's native language and 36 specialty courses!

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RBdigital Audiobooks

Over 6,000 eAudiobooks!  Three week loan period and many titles have no holds!

RBdigital Audiobooks

Over 6,000 eAudiobooks!  Three week loan period and many titles have no holds!

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RBdigital Magazines

Digital magazines with unlimited checkouts and no due dates!

RBdigital Magazines

Digital magazines with unlimited checkouts and no due dates!

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OverDrive

Access eBooks, eAudiobooks, eVideos from the C/W MARS Digital Collection. Use the Libby app or OverDrive app.

OverDrive

Access eBooks, eAudiobooks, eVideos from the C/W MARS Digital Collection. Use the Libby app or OverDrive app.

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Hoopla

Stream movies, television shows, educational/instructional videos, documentaries, music, eBooks, audiobooks, comics, and graphic novels. No holds!!

Hoopla

Stream movies, television shows, educational/instructional videos, documentaries, music, eBooks, audiobooks, comics, and graphic novels. No holds!!

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Freading

eBooks that are always available - no holds!  Includes Lonely Planet travel guides!

Freading

eBooks that are always available - no holds!  Includes Lonely Planet travel guides!

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