E-books, Music and Films

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We provide best selling audio and print books you can checkout and download to a wide range of devices.

Kids and Teens can find best selling audio and print books in two new collections: the TEENScollection and the KIDScollection. Try them, and don't forget that you can always go to the main collection for more.

NEW - Comic Books for download!
Get started with eBooks: iPad/iPhone, Android, Kindle/Kindle Fire

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Zinio Digital Newstand Platform offers you access to full digital copies of some of your favorite magazines. You can download and view these titles on your computer or mobile device. Learn more about using Zinio

Reading magazines just got easier! Download the new Zinio for Libraries app [iTunes Store | Google Play].

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Hoopla is a free audio and video streaming service available to all Upper Arlington Public Library cardholders. Through Hoopla you have access to thousands of titles in e-book, video, music, audiobook and comic book formats for streaming or temporary download. Check our support page, or download a copy of our Hoopla Instructions sheet.

Stream Music

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Listen Columbus provides public streaming access to the music of talented artists in Central Ohio.
We also have a growing number of CDs by local musicians in our collection for your borrowing pleasure.

Stream Music

Tips on how to backup Freegal Music songs

 
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Hoopla is a free audio and video streaming service available to all Upper Arlington Public Library cardholders. Through Hoopla patrons now have access to thousands of titles in e-book, video, music, audiobook and comic book formats for streaming or temporary download. Content can be enjoyed on smartphones, tablets or computers. Check our support page, or download a copy of our Hoopla Instructions sheet.

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Schedule a 1-on-1 training with staff in our Media Services department. We can help you get started with UAPL's free eBooks and Magazines. Each session is up to one hour.

Recommended E-Books

The UAPL will be hosting the Rock and Roll Bookclub on Tuesday, January 10th, at the Main Library!  Interested in reading some of the titles the Bookclub has reviewed? Check them out in our eBook collection! 

Mark Your Calendar

Rebecca: a sumptuous film version of Daphne du Maurier’s Gothic classic of love and murder from beyond the grave. Joan Fontaine and Lawrence Olivier star in this brilliantly directed, story of a self-conscious young bride who is tormented by the memory of her husband’s dead first wife.

When?
01/22/2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Where?
Friends Theater
Tremont Road - Main Library

The Media Blog

Hobby Help with Zinio

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It's a new year, and it's winter so you have two good reasons to immerse yourself in your hobbies. Looking for ideas, expertise and inspiration? Check out our digital magazine collection, Zinio. There lots of high-quality magazines like the titles featured below. You can read the current issue as soon as it's available and browse back issues.

New to Zinio? Check out our help guide or schedule a 1-on-1 training with a Media staff member to get started.

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Critics Choice

Sing Street (2016)

As a testament to the power of music, the bond of brotherhood and the boundless possibilities of youth, “Sing Street” just plain works. Full Review

My Golden Days (2016)

French filmmaker Arnaud Desplechin has a gift for pairing unexpected genres to produce something new and strange. In his new movie, “My Golden Days,” we learn the stories of a youngster’s troubled family life and his later, complicated first love, separated by an episode in which, as a student abroad, he carries out a secret, potentially dangerous mission. Full Review

The Dark Horse (2016)

The Dark Horse is a rough beauty of a picture. Movies are often called “immersive” when they employ cutting-edge audiovisual technology to overwhelm the audience with sensations. This film’s writer-director, James Napier Robertson, approaches immersion psychologically and contextually. Full Review