Apps for library services

Get convenient library service and materials on your mobile device.

Ask A Librarian – easily connect to our reference services, including chat, texting, phone, email, and frequently asked questions.

Beanstack Tracker – (App Store or Google Play) log the time you spend reading, and help us read to the moon.

BookMyne (iOS) – easily find your nearest library location, search the library's catalog, place holds, and renew currently checked out items. (The Android version has been removed due to security flaws.)

Hoopla (iOS, Android, Fire, and others) – stream and download thousands of movies, television shows, music albums, and graphic novels.

Kanopy – stream documentaries, indie and foreign films, must-see classics and blockbuster movies.

Libby – get audiobooks and ebooks from the library's OverDrive partner site.

Lynda.com – register for an account with your library card number and sign in with a web browser, and then activate your Apple TV or other apps on other devices. Do not use the LinkedIn Learning app. (Roku channel activation is currently not working for library accounts; the company is aware of the issue.)

New York Times Digital Edition ​(iOS, Android, Fire) – register for a free account, then use our gift code for access when you're prompted to subscribe.

OverDrive (iOSAndroidothers) – get audiobooks, ebooks and streaming video from the library's OverDrive partner site

RBdigital (AndroidiOSFire) – download full-color magazines.

Transparent Languages Online (Android, iOS) – after setting up your account with Transparent Languages Online, install the app from a link in the website (it will provide you with a mobile app password) to continue your learning on the go even without an Internet connection. Internet access is only required for installation, activation, downloads, and Twitter searches. 

Tumblebooks (iOSAndroid) – install the app then sign in the first time with your library card number.

This is not an app, but Library Extension is a browser extension available for Chrome. As you browse websites for books and e-books, the Library Extension can check both the library's online catalog and OverDrive, and displays the availability of that item on the same page.

Please call 865-215-8700 for help.

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