Highland Park Public Library cardholders can download eAudiobooks, eBooks, Movies and Music to their computers and portable devices at any time of the day, from the comfort of their own homes or on the road!
As always if you need any help please feel free to visit the Librarians at the Information Desk, call us at 732-572-2750 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
HOOPLA- Download and stream free videos, music and audiobooks on your devices.
- Register for a Hoopla account by visiting hoopladigital.com, or using the free Hoopla mobile app on your iOS App store or Android Google Play store.
- You will need to provide an email address, create a password and have your library account information handy.
- Easily browse titles on your computer or mobile device by clicking Browse All on the format (Music, Movies, Audiobooks and Television) you would like to browse. You can also search for a specific title by clicking on the Search box or the magnifying glass and typing in your title/keyword.
- To borrow a title, click on the title and then click Borrow. Your borrowed titles can be played right after borrowing, and found under the My Titles menu for viewing/listening.
- Borrowed titles will be automatically returned when your lending period is over. There are no holds, wait lists, or late fees for any of Hoopla’s content. There is a limit of Four downloads per month.
- If you need additional help, visit the help section (?) on our mobile app, or click on the Help link at the bottom of http://www.hoopladigital.com.
ELIBRARYNJ– Download and stream free audiobooks and eBooks on your devices.
To access digital books and audiobooks through http://www.elibrarynj.com you will need:
- A valid Highland Park Public Library card and your PIN.
- Enter the entire 14-digit number from the back of your library card (no spaces)
- PIN – Last four digits of your phone number we have on file.
- Depending on your device you may need free software which is available from eLibraryNJ. Visit eLibraryNJ help for more information.
- When you sign in to http://www.elibrarynj.com please select Highland Park Public Library from the list of libraries.
- There is a check out limit of 5 items at a time. Loan periods are customizable and can be set up in the settings tab.
- You can place up to 5 titles on hold at one time. You will receive an email notification when a title becomes available. Once the notice is sent, you will have 72 hours to borrow the title. If you don’t retrieve it in time, your request will be canceled.
- Items without a hold list can be renewed for an additional lending period. If this option is available Overdrive will email you shortly before the due date with instructions.
Other Websites from which to obtain free eBooks
Many of the following websites offer freely available eBooks, usually classics, which are
in the public domain. Not all titles and websites may work for all types of eReaders.
- Free Tech Books
- Project Gutenberg
- Internet Archive
- Planet eBook
Please contact the reference desk at (732) 572-2750 or email@example.com