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eBooks, Audiobooks and Movies**
Did you know you have access to thousands of materials for checkout using your computer, mobile device or even your Firestick, Roku or other streaming device? Check out these resources:
Wisconsin Digital Library - a free eBook library open to all Wisconsin Library card holders. Download ebooks or audiobooks to your device using either the OverDrive or Libby apps.
Hoopla - gives access to eBooks, audiobooks, comics, music, TV and movies. Add the hoopla app to your smart TV, or other streaming device to watch movies. Please know though you are limited to 8 checkouts BUT Hoopla has added over 1,000 items to their Bonus Borrows Collection - these items do not count against your total borrows.
RBDigtal - an online service that allows you to download digital copies of popular magazines to your computer, tablet or mobile device
Freading - an eBook service provided by the West Allis Public Library. This resource is only available to West Allis residents.
Gale Virtual Reference Library - an eLibrary that covers history, science, the environment, medicine, religion, social science and technoloy. Adult and children's titles are included. A West Allis Public Library card is required to access from home.
TumbleBook Library - a collection of animated talking picture books with fiction, nonfiction and foreign language titles, Read-A-Longs, TumbleTV, and Tumble Puzzles & Games. You will need a valid West Allis Public Library card to access.
Storyline Online - an online streaming video program featuring Screen Actors Guild members reading children's books aloud!
**If you questions about any of these online resources,
please reach out to staff by using the Ask A Librarian form!
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