Hoopla is a huge digital library that contains ebooks, comics, audiobooks, movies, television shows, and music. Audiobooks, ebooks, and comics can be checked out for three weeks. Music can be checked out for 7 days. Movies and television episodes can be checked out for 2 or 3 days, depending on the title. You can check out a total of 8 items per calendar month.
You can use hoopla on your computer or on most Apple and Android smartphones and tablets, as well as newer Amazon Fire tablets. It can also be added to some media streaming devices like AppleTV or ChromeCast, as well as to Amazon Alexa devices like the Echo, Dot, Spot, and Show. It can be accessed through the hoopla website or hoopla app. You can only download items for offline use through the app, though; only streaming and online reading are available through the website. For up-to-date technical requirements for apps and streaming, please check out hoopla’s help files.
To sign up, you’ll need your library card number, library pin/password, and an email address. After signing up, you’ll use your email and whatever password you chose to log into hoopla on the website or your device.
Hoopla is currently only available for Lyon County residents. If you live in Lyon County, but can’t register using your library card number, please contact your library.