eLibrary

Here’s a quick guide to all of the online services Villa Park Public Library offers to cardholders for downloading and streaming books, music, videos, and magazines:

Service Info

Kanopy is a free video streaming service offered by your library. Watch your favorite movies, TV series, documentaries, classic films, and educational videos. All media can be enjoyed on your TV, mobile phone, and online.

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Digital books, audiobooks, graphic novels, magazines, and more for your computer or mobile device

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Digital books, audiobooks, graphic novels, magazines, and more for your computer or mobile device

Digital music, movies, books, graphics novels, and more for your computer or mobile device

In cooperation with RAILS (Reaching Across Illinois Library System), Bibilioboard is a digital collection of fiction and nonfiction eBooks, historical source documents, photos, and more, available to any Illinois resident. There is no login requirement to use this resource, but the user’s IP address must be located in Illinois.

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Digital books and audiobooks for your computer or mobile device.

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Kanopy is a media streaming service offered to you by the Villa Park Public Library. Kanopy is the best video streaming service for quality, thoughtful entertainment. Find movies, documentaries, foreign films, classic cinema, independent films and educational videos that inspire, enrich and entertain. The Villa Park Public Library is proud to offer you an ad-free experience that can be enjoyed on your TV, mobile phone, tablets and online. Kanopy also offers a great collection of children’s and family media called Kanopy Kids. Kanopy Kids is our collection of movies and shows for kids available in public libraries only. The Villa Park Public Library offers unlimited plays in Kanopy Kids, so your kids are free to explore enriching, educational and entertaining films and TV series. Click here to check out Kanopy Kids!

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Villa Park Public Library is now participating in the eRead Illinois Program. The Library and the Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS) have partnered with the Illinois State Library to provide access to more than 2,900 digital titles at no additional cost to our patrons. These eBooks may be downloaded to a number of devices including iPad, iPhone, Android, Windows, NOOK® and Sony Reader devices, and many more. Select the logo to access the collection.

Search for eBooks/eAudiobooks on the Digital Library of Illinois. eBooks are lent through OverDrive. Borrowing requires a valid library card and either an Amazon.com account (Kindle readers), the Libby app, or a combination of the OverDrive Media Console and an Overdrive account (all others). These accounts and the OverDrive Media Console are free. Select the logo to access the collection.  For more ways to download eBooks, audio and video to your computer, eReader, or mobile device, visit OverDrive’s tutorial page.hooplalogo2-300x119Instantly borrow free digital movies, music, eBooks, graphic novels, and more 24/7 with your library card using Hoopla.  Use your library card to sign up at hoopladigital.com.  Then log in using your PC or install the free Hoopla mobile app on your iOS or Android device.  Browse, borrow, and enjoy! Select the logo to access the collection.