Thank you for visiting our virtual branch. Here you will find all you need to load up your digital devices with book, audiobooks, magazines, music and movies. If you want more information about any of the services below, contact the library.
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Flipster is a next-generation digital magazine distribution service where you can access your favorite magazines from a variety of publishers through our library via a web browser or a custom app made specifically for iPads, Android tablets and Kindle Fire tablets, and download magazines to read offline, anytime, anywhere.
The most recent issue of a magazine title will be available on Flipster. To access back issues, open the most recent issue using your computer or mobile device and look for ‘All Issues’ in the right hand column on your computer or for ‘All Issues’ in the menu on your mobile device.
Magazines don’t expire from your account.
Printing is available when reading a magazine on a computer, but not from a mobile device or the iPad app. The print button is located towards the bottom of the right hand menu when viewing a magazine on a computer. The available print options are determined by the publisher. You may be able to print a single page, a range, or none at all.
Movies, television programs, music, comic books, ebooks and audiobooks
Hoopla provides digital movies, television programs, music, comic books, ebooks and audiobooks.
You can only stream Hoopla’s content on a PC or Mac, not download it.
You can stream or download Hoopla’s content on iOS or Android devices through the Hoopla Digital App.
The Hoopla app is supported by iOS devices that run iOS 6 or newer. This includes: iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPad 2 and newer, and iPod Touch 4th generation and newer. The Hoopla App is also available for Android smartphones and tablets. The Hoopla Digital app is compatible with select Android devices, this includes most devices that support Android OS 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) and above.
There are no holds lists for content. All content is available to everyone at any time.
You can checkout ten (10) items per month on Hoopla. View the number of items you have checked out or have remaining for the month under "My Titles"
There are no fines or fees. All content stops working at the end of its checkout period.
Checkout limits are as follows: Audiobooks: checkout for 21 days E-books: checkout for 21 days Comic books: checkout for 21 days Movies: checkout for 3 days Music: checkout for 7 days TV shows: checkout for 3 days
When you borrow music you get the entire album shown.
If a television program has more than one episode, you borrow each episode separately, not the entire season.
Need help getting setup with Hoopla? Check the Hoopla Help site.
Full text magazine and newspaper articles, journal articles, peer review articles, biographies, Indiana History, Testing and Education Reference Center.
INSPIRE is Indiana's Virtual Online Library. INSPIRE is a collection of online academic databases and other information resources that can be accessed by Indiana residents. INSPIRE began in January 1998 as a project of the Indiana State Library, funded by a one-time development grant from the Lilly Endowment Inc. Since that time, INSPIRE has been supported by the Indiana General Assembly through Build Indiana Funds and the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA), and through a partnership with the Academic Libraries of Indiana (ALI).
INSPIRE includes full-text magazine and journal articles, websites, pamphlets, images, almanacs, full-text historic newspapers, multimedia, library catalogs, and much more. In most cases, INSPIRE provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts of all articles that appear in every periodical with the exception of some newspapers. Only letters to the editor, advertisements, and some images are excluded for copyright reasons.
INSPIRE is a free resource available to all Indiana residents who have Internet access. Other states may offer similar services to their own residents.