SLC Libraries Mobile makes it easy to digitally browse the libraries’ collections, get details on items, make a selection, check out or place a hold for later pickup, and even renew items previously checked out. eBooks can be checked out too with the touch of a button. The app’s location finder also lets users find the location and operating hours of the nearest library location. Comprehensive account management is built in too, including the ability to place and renew holds, view/pay fines and fees, and for families, members can link together digital library cards to easily manage multiple accounts.
Meet Libby. The Shelby Township Library has access to has thousands of ebooks and audiobooks? You can borrow them for free, using just the device in your hand. It takes just a few taps to find and borrow a book. Libby has a ground-breaking built-in ebook reader, and a beautiful audiobook player. If you prefer, you can send books to your Kindle for reading. To use, simply open the Libby app, find your local library and input your library card and PIN. Then you can search, sample, borrow, enjoy.
The Overdrive App is the predecessor to Libby. You can use the app or the website to access Shelby Township Library’s collection of ebooks and audiobooks, particularly directly on a Kindle Fire or other Amazon device. Like Libby, to use, open the app, find your local library and input your library card and PIN. Then you can search, sample, borrow, enjoy.
All you need is your Shelby Township Library card number, and you can access more than 8 million songs – including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists – and more than 15,000 music videos! No software downloads, and no Digital Rights Management restrictions. Did we mention unlimited streaming? Check Freegal out HERE!
The Tutor.com Learning Suite, a service of The Princeton Review, combines on-demand, real-time tutoring with several self-study tools to create robust, personalized learning or job search experience. The live, online tutoring and job search support is available every day of the week from 12 p.m. – 12 a.m. Many other features such as The Princeton Review’s SAT/ACT Essentials Test Prep is available 24/7. Try tutor.com through their website or mobile app on your device.
Hoopla digital services allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your TV! Titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. They have hundreds of thousands of titles to choose from, with more being added daily. Checkout the digital collection now.
Beanstack is a fun and personalized way to log your reading habits. Log-in and create an account to participate in our Mission: Read challenge, summer reading, or use their excellent app all year to scan and log the books you have been reading. Keep logging your reads and Beanstack can provide weekly recommendations through their app.