Get Started Using the Apps

eBooks & More

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Go to CLOUDLIBRARY
lakeforestlibrary.org/cloudlibrary

Borrow FREE eBooks and eAudiobooks. A great source for new and recently published items.

User Guide

Getting Started with the cloudLibrary app

Checkouts

5 checkouts at a time
Loan period of 2 weeks
Borrowed items return automatically

How to access

App available, search for "cloudlibrary" in your app store
Works on iOS, Android, smartphones, tablets, Kindle Fire, Nook ... just install the app
Works in computer browser
No, does not work on Kindle eInk reader

Overdrive Libby logos

eBooks and eAudiobooks downloadable through the Overdrive/Libby apps or to read/listen to on your computer. (Digital Library of Illinois is the new name for My Media Mall.)

How to use the Libby App

How to Download eBooks to a Kindle

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Download magazines to your tablet or phone through the RBdigital app or read them on your computer.

How to use the RBdigital app

Movies & Music

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Download or stream movies, TV shows, music, comics, eBooks, or eAudiobooks through the Hoopla app. Limited to 10 checkouts per month.

Get Started with the Hoopla App

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On-demand streaming service provided by the Library. Choose from thousands of documentaries, foreign films, independent films, educational films, classic films and much more.

How to use the Kanopy app

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Download up to three songs per week from popular Sony artists through the Freegal app.

How to use the Freegal app

Online Learning

Be a lifelong learner with free tutorials from the industry leader in technology training. Enhance and expand your business, technology, and creative skills.

How to use Lynda.com

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Learn one of dozens of languages on your computer or using the Mango Languages app.

How to use the Mango app