Our e-Library offers many ways to enjoy titles and artists right from your device! Please note that many of the services provided are for Poughkeepsie Public Library District residents only. Don’t have a Poughkeepsie Library Card? Find out how you can get one here.

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Magazines & Comics

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e-Books & Audiobooks

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Music

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Streaming Video

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Learn Something New

eBooks & Audiobooks
daybydayny

DaybyDayNY – Provides new fun reading activities daily! Stream from your internet connected device. Available to everyone!

eReference Books

eReference Books – Covering biography, business, history, medicine, nations of the world, science, and more! Great for research and curiosity!

hoopla digital

Hoopla – Allows Poughkeepsie Public Library District residents to check out 12 items every month, including movies, music, e-books, audio books, and comics. Stream from your internet connected device, or Roku, Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV. You may download titles using the Hoopla app for offline enjoyment later.

Novelist K-8

Novelist K-8 – Use this site to find the next great book to read for children from birth to teen. Available to everyone! Funded by the Library District. 

overdrive

Libby, by OverDrive – Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, magazines, or take online classes on your internet connected device using the Libby app by OverDrive. You can even send and read your borrowed eBooks to your Kindle eReader (U.S. only)! It’s free and easy – learn how to get started here. While this service is available to all Mid-Hudson Library System patrons, Poughkeepsie Public Library District residents can access additional premium services and titles – visible only after you log in. Learn about the improved accessibility features on the Libby App!

tumblebooks

TumbleBooks – Access animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they’ll love. Stream from your laptop, desktop or other internet connected device. Available to all Mid-Hudson Library System patrons.

Comics & Magazines
hoopla digital

HooplaRead comics and graphic novels right now, including our incredible catalog of DC and Marvel Comics! Poughkeepsie Public Library District residents can check out 12 items every month, including movies, music, e-books, audio books, graphic novels, and comics. Stream from your internet connected device, or Roku, Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV. You may download titles using the Hoopla app for offline enjoyment later.

overdrive

Libby, by Overdrive – Borrow from over 3,000 magazines on your internet connected device using the Libby app by OverDrive. You can even send and read your borrowed magazines to your Kindle eReader (U.S. only)! It’s free and easy – learn how to get started here. This service is available to all Mid-Hudson Library System patrons.

Streaming Video
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Hoopla – Allows Poughkeepsie Public Library District residents to check out 12 items every month, including movies, television, music, e-books, audiobooks, and comics. Collections include Acorn TV, Masterpiece Theatre, Broadway musicals, kid-friendly content, and more! Stream from your internet connected device or Roku, Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV. You may download titles using the Hoopla app for offline enjoyment later.

IndieFlix

IndieFlix – Poughkeepsie Public Library District residents can access thousands of titles- anywhere, anytime from your internet connected device. Stream award winning comedies, documentaries, drama, animation, shorts, classic TV and more. After you have entered your library account into the Libby by OverDrive app, look for the “Extras” section to find IndieFlix. Learn how to get started using Libby here.

Kanopy

Kanopy – Poughkeepsie Public Library District residents can access thousands of titles- anywhere, anytime from your internet connected device. Stream award winning comedies, documentaries, drama, animation, shorts, classic TV and more. After you have entered your library account into the Libby by OverDrive app, look for the “Extras” section to find Kanopy. Learn how to get started using Libby here.

Medici.tv

Medici.tv – Poughkeepsie Public Library District residents can access the world’s leading classical music channel, Medici.tv, featuring over 1,800 programs including concerts and archived historical concerts, jazz, operas, ballets, documentaries, artist portraits, and educational programs.

PPLD YouTube

Poughkeepsie Public Library District YouTube Channel – Collection of videos made by Library Staff highlighting our collections and services. Includes do-at-home crafts, local history, early literacy activities, and more! Available to everyone!

Qello

Qello – Allows Poughkeepsie Public Library District residents to stream the greatest concert video moments in Classic Rock, Pop, Alternative, Blues, Metal, Country and more! Stream from your internet connected device. After you have entered your library account into the Libby by OverDrive app, look for the “Extras” section to find Qello. Learn how to get started using Libby here.

Music
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ArtistWorks –  Provides Poughkeepsie Public Library District residents world-class instruction for the most popular string and band instruments through self-paced video lessons from professional musicians. After you have entered your library account into