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Visit the Overdrive Kids’ e-Reading Room to browse and check out eBooks and Audio Books just for kids.

*Sign in before you see additional exclusive titles available to Park Ridge cardholders only.

There’s a new even easier app called Libby available now! You can download it here for Apple, Android, and Windows devices!

Libby App for Overdrive

Kindles & Nooks

Audiobooks to MP3 Players


LOTE4Kids is our online database of digital books in World Languages that
allows kids to enjoy the magic of books in Languages Other Than English (LOTE).

Each book comes with English translations to help kids learn languages.

LOTE4Kids has over 3,0000+ picture books in 65+ languages, with new books
and languages released each month. Enjoy a story today!

LOTE4Kids App

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Borrow free digital movies, TV shows, ebooks, audiobooks, comic books and music with your Park Ridge Library card. Ten checkouts are allowed per card per month.

Visit the Hoopla site to sign up and browse the collection.

How To: Hoopla

Hoopla Tutorial



Boundless offers a huge collection of nearly 40,000 ebooks and 21,000 audiobooks. Its features include the option to set up profiles for everyone in your family! Download Boundless through your favorite app store.


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A new service that lets you stream a selection of educational and enriching videos on Kanopy Kids with developmentally appropriate, age-based ratings as well as additional parental controls. Kanopy Kids categories include TV Series, Learning Languages, Animated Storybooks, Anime Favorites, Classic Films and Movies for the Whole Family. Stream Kanopy on your computer or download the app on your phone, tablet or Roku device.

Kanopy apps

Kanopy tutorial

Park Ridge Public Library

Install Park Ridge Public Library

Install this application on your home screen for quick and easy access when you’re on the go.

Just tap then “Add to Home Screen”

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