Hoopla is an exciting product that allows you to stream movies, TV, audiobooks, music, eBooks, and Comics from anywhere. All you need to do is create an account using your library card number, download the app for iOS or Android, log on to the service with your library card number
and PIN (the last 4 digits of your phone number)
, and start watching, listening or reading today. Movies and television check out for 3 days, music albums check out for 7 days, audiobooks, eBooks and Comics check out for 21 days. Current limits are 8 downloads per month.
Search the Broward County Library collection, place holds, renew materials and more in an eye-catching and fresh visual environment.
Popular audio books and electronic books (e-books) available in three formats. Software required for downloading is available free at the OverDrive vendor website. Return of materials is automatic at the end of the 21-day loan period.
Zinio Magazine Newsstand
Free subscriptions to current digital magazines that can be viewed on any computer or mobile device/tablet. Hundreds of popular titles are available and the magazines are complete with full photos and illustrations. A free Library Magazine Account and a free Zinio Account are required to select and view the magazines.
Popular Magazines includes more than 1,000 of the most searched magazines across our InfoTrac products. All the titles were selected based on actual publication searches performed by library patrons. This database is 100% full text and includes over 600 titles recommended by Bowker's "Magazines for Libraries".
Covers research needs across all academic disciplines. Access scholarly journals, news magazines, and newspapers - many with full text and images. Coverage: 1980 - current.
Freegal® Music Service offers download access to more than 8 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 28,000 labels with music that originates in over 80 countries. Compatible with most devices, you can download up to 6 songs per week
once downloaded, they never expire, time-out, or disappear! Just log on to the service with your library card number and PIN (the last 4 digits of your phone number)
Phone Directory: ReferenceUSA - U.S. Business and U.S. Residential
More than 180 million residential listings and directory information for businesses, nonprofit organizations, governmental agencies, and more. Business Directory has annual reports, SEC filings, government data, bankruptcy records and legal filings. Updated: Monthly.
Full text encyclopedia of more than 45,000 entries on full range of topics. Especially strong on North American and international coverage, including biographies Also contains news briefs, dictionary, thesaurus, maps, flags, fact boxes, tables and links to web sites. Best for students in grades 8 and up. Coverage: Links to news articles start from 1998 - current.
Live Online Tutoring
Provides LIVE chat and other assistance for students, job seekers and adult learners. See listings Adult Learning Center
for additional details, and click those links to access the services.
Universal Class is an online educational service providing a diverse offering of intellectually stimulating courses for people interested in the lifelong pursuit of knowledge for either personal or professional reasons. Lifelong learning not only enhances social inclusion, active citizenship and personal development, but also competitiveness and employability. Over 500 Courses Available (everything from ABC's of Algebra to Yoga 101).
If you are looking to learn a brand new language, further your ESL learning as non-native English speakers, or brush up on a language for business or vacation travel, Rosetta Stone is the perfect solution.
Rosetta Stone includes 30 languages with core lessons to build reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills and also includes focused activities to refine grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation, and more. Rosetta Stone is accessible from anywhere and the mobile apps help learners to reinforce language learning on the go.