November 2013

Downloadables · Hoopla Digital New User Guide

Hoopla

Use our Hoopla Digital service to access thousands of streaming movies and television shows, music albums, and audiobooks using your tablet, computer, or mobile device. Hoopla Digital has a simple sign-up and attractive, easy-to-use interface, so it’s easy to get to your listening experience. There’s also no waiting to borrow popular titles.

Quick Tips for Using Hoopla Digital

  • Hoopla titles are available 24/7
  • First-time users will be prompted to create an account after entering your library card number or username, and PIN
  • You may borrow up to eight titles per month.
  • Titles are automatically returned at the end of the loan period. The loan periods vary by format:
    • movies and TV shows: 3 days
    • music albums: 7 days
    • audiobooks: 21 days
  • Widevine Media Optimizer, a free add-on for your web browser, is needed to watch or listen to Hoopla titles. You will be prompted to install it the first time you try to stream a title on your computer.
  • Hoopla is a cloud-based service: borrow a title via your computer's browser, then listen to the same title on your tablet or smartphone
  • Free Hoopla Digital apps are available in the Apple App Store and Google Play.

Getting Started

Read through the Frequently Asked Questions and then start listening!