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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Download your favorite music from Freegal Music Downloads, a new FREE digital download for music. Learn more about using Freegal

Download Music

 
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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

We are halfway through the Olympics and with the mystery of the green diving pool still lingering and many medals still to be awarded, it's a good time to read more about the history of the games.

You can find many books about the Olympics in Digital Downloads, our eBook collection. If you're new to Digital Downloads, the Media Services webpage has guides to help you get started, or click help to schedule a 1-on-1 training to get answers to all of your questions.

Happy Reading!

Mark Your Calendar

Come enjoy a Saturday afternoon movie in our theater. We’ll show a newly released to DVD movie with a G or PG rating that is geared toward a young audience. We’ll provide the popcorn and candy, and you may bring your own drink with a lid.

When?
11/26/2016 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Where?
Friends Theater
Tremont Road - Main Library

The Media Blog

New Hoopla

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Screenshot from the Hoopla websiteIt's now easier to find movies, music, comics and audiobooks using Hoopla. The site has been redesigned to help you search and browse for what you want. For instace, if you are browsing for music, you can limit the results by audience and when the album was released.

There is also a built in audio player, so you...>>

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