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With OverDrive, you can borrow and enjoy free eBooks, audiobooks, and more from your library's digital collection. All you need to get started is an internet connection and a library card.

Launch OverDrive | Overdrive Help | Watch Video | OverDrive App Instructions (PDF) | OverDrive & Amazon Kindle Instructions (PDF) | Libby, by OverDrive (PDF)


Do you love reading magazines and listening to audiobooks? If you do, RBdigital is what you’ve been waiting for. All you need is a Royal Oak Library card and an internet connection. You can choose from several hundred popular and current magazines, access back issues of selected titles, and download them to your mobile device or read them on your computer. With RBdigital Unlimited Audiobooks, you can discover 30,000+ multi-access titles including many exclusive audiobooks from bestselling authors. There's something here for everybody!

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hoopla (Borrow limit increased to 10)

Introducing a new, best-in-breed service that is fun, fast and reliable: hoopla digital! With hoopla you can instantly borrow eBooks, audiobooks, comics, movies, music, and more, 24/7 with your library card. Hoopla now supports Amazon Alexa devices. Patrons can play borrowed audiobooks and music albums directly on their Amazon Echo, Dot, Spot, and Show devices.

Browse the Bonus Borrows Collection. This list of more than 1,000 top titles will be FREE to libraries - PLUS each patron will be debited ZERO borrows when they borrow any of the included titles! The Collection will be free to libraries and patrons through April 30, 2020.

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Kanopy  (Borrow limit increased to 10)

The popular on-demand film streaming service Kanopy is now available for free at ROPL. Library card holders can access Kanopy and sign up to start streaming films instantly. Films can be streamed from any computer, television, mobile device or platform by downloading the Kanopy app for iOS, Android, AppleTV, Chromecast or Roku.

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Creativebug  (Fines and overdue restrictions have been temporarily removed)

A wide variety of free art and craft videos from talented and inspiring instructors. Classes are broken up into manageable video segments that you can explore online at your own pace. Login with your library card to get started today!

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