Digital Resources Help

 

The Lawrence Public Library offers many great digital resources for your enjoyment at home. With your Lawrence Public Library card, you can access digital newspapers, magazines, audiobooks, books, music, and more. Check out the great resources below.


Overdrive

What’s available: latest eBooks and eAudiobooks, including Kindle titles

Works on:  Computers, tablets and smartphones

You can have: 10 checkouts at a time, 2-3 weeks per checkout (You can change your default checkout period in your account settings).

For additional help from Overdrive

If you are looking for the Overdrive App, it's called Libby in the App Store. 

Sign up here  | iPhone app info  | Android app info

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Hoopla

What’s available: backlist eBooks, audiobooks, and comics                      

Works on:  Computers, tablets and smartphones

You can have: 4 checkouts a month, 3 weeks per checkout for ebooks and audiobooks

Get started with Hoopla here  | Helpful videos

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Lynda.com

What's available: Video tutorials on a wide variety of technology and career related topics

Works on: Computers, tablets, and smartphones

You can have: Unlimited access with your library card number and PIN

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Kanopy: Indie Films and Documentaries

What’s available:  26,000+ Indie/Documentary Films

Works on:  Computers, tablets and smartphones

You can have: 5 checkouts per month

Visit the Help Page to find answers to your questions about Kanopy, or ask a library staff member.

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Flipster: Digital Magazines

What’s available: Brand new and backlist Magazines

Works on:  Computers, tablets and smartphones

You can have: Unlimited Checkouts

Flipster Help

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New York Times

What’s available: Access to NYTimes.com 

Works on: Computers, tablets and smartphones

You can have: Unlimited Articles

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State Library of Kansas

What’s available: Access to even more eBook and audiobook resources through the State Library

Works on: Computers, tablets and smartphones

You can have: Assistance from the librarians at the state library.

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