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meet Libby, the new ebook and audiobook app for OverDrive

MCDL's eMedia collection gives you access to thousands of popular eBooks, audiobooks, and magazines on almost any device.

Download Libby and easily browse, checkout, then read or listen on this user-friendly app from OverDrive.

Overdrive’s magazine collection features topics for everyone and titles like HGTV magazine, The Economist, Wired, Vanity Fair and more!

Looking for kid-friendly access to only children's material? Visit For Kids - eMedia titles that are just for kids. No grown-up content will appear in the search results.

New to eBooks and audiobooks? A great place to start is OverDrive's Getting Started Guide.

Have a question? Get help here.



Hoopla offers free digital video, music, comics, and audiobooks with your library card. Watch and listen on your smartphone, tablet or computer. Movie and TV content is available for 72 hours (3 days) after borrowing. Music is available for 7 days and audiobooks, comics and eBooks for 21 days. Note: hoopla access is suspended for library card accounts with fines or fees in excess of $10.



Kanopy, the popular on-demand film streaming service, is now available for free to MCDL library card holders. Kanopy showcases more than 30,000 of the world’s best films, including award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles, film festival favorites, indie and classic films. Create a Kanopy account by entering your library card number and stream on from any computer, television, mobile device or platform by downloading the Kanopy app for iOS, Android, AppleTV, Chromecast or Roku.