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Library Apps

Enjoy your eLibrary content on your smartphone or tablet with these apps:

overdrive

The OverDrive Media Console app allows you to use both EPUB format eBooks and MP3 format eAudiobooks. GO arrow right

3m

The 3M Cloud Library app allows you to use EPUB format eBooks. GO arrow right

hoopla app

Use the hoopla app to checkout and stream video, music, and audiobooks. GO arrow right

 

 

zino

Use this app to access and read the library's Zinio eMagazines, you must first use your browser and visit our library's Zinio page to check the title out. The Zinio app is used as a reader for the magazines on your mobile device. Kindle Fire and Kindle Fire HD app installation.

 



freegal

The Freegal Music app allows unlimited music streaming. You can also download music to the app and create playlists.

 

 

mango

Learn a new language while on the go! With the free iPhone and Android apps from Mango, you can access language learning courses on your smartphone. GO arrow right 

 

 

Did you know you can add a shortcut on your smartphone or device to the library's website and online catalog www.cooklib.org?

Adding a shortcut on an Android device.

Adding a shortcut on an Apple iOS device (iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch).

 

 

eLibrary: No late fees. Always open. Always growing.

eBooks | eAudiobooks | eMagazines | eMusic | eVideo

 

eBooks


 mymediamall

Your library card gives you access to this large collection of eBooks compatible with a variety of devices.

  • Check out 5 items per library card; limit of 7 holds per library card
  • Titles expire at end of loan period (your choice of 7, 14, or 21 days)—no late fees
  • Early returns possible

Step-by-step instructions on how to use various devices and operating systems.

Kindle and Kindle Fire eBook How-to Guide

eBook How-to Guide

 


  logo 3m cloud library

The 3M Cloud Library collection is compatible with devices that can use the EPUB eBook format.

  • Check out 5 items per library card; limit of 5 holds per library card
  • Loan period is 3 weeks and title expires at end of loan period
  • Early returns possible

FAQs (on the 3M Cloud Library website)

Note: E Ink Kindles are not compatible with this service, but a 3M Cloud Library app can be installed on Kindle Fire and Kindle Fire HD by using the "Allow Installation of Applications" option in settings. Complete instructions here.

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eAudiobooks


mymediamall  

MyMediaMall: Your library card gives you access to a large collection of audiobooks compatible with a variety of devices.

  • Check out 5 items per library card; limit of 7 holds per library card
  • Titles expire at end of loan period (your choice of 7, 14, or 21 days)—no late fees
  • Early returns possible


Step-by-step instructions on how to use various devices and operating systems.

Kindle and Kindle Fire eBook How-to Guide

eBook How-to Guide

 


Hoopla Logo

hoopla is an always-available collection of music, audiobooks, and videos.

Access via a computer
Materials are available to stream using a simple-to-download plug-in called Widevine. You'll be prompted to download it.

Access via the hoopla app on a smartphone or tablet
Use the hoopla app to browse and check out materials. Choose to either stream or download the content.

Lending periods are based on format

  • videos (movies, TV shows, and documentaries): 2-3 days
  • music albums: 7 days
  • audiobooks: 21 days

Check out 5 titles per calendar month. Check out the same music album twice in a 30-day period.

Learn more about hoopla and get started! 


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eMagazines


zinio  

Zinio is a collection of more than 100 popular magazines available to Cook Memorial Public Library District cardholders.

  • No checkout limits or loan periods: check out as many magazines as you want and keep them as long as you like.
  • Compatible with a variety of smartphones, tablets, and computers:
    • The Zinio app on your smartphone or tablet is only used for reading the library magazines. Use the browser to get to the library Zinio collection and complete the checkout at Zinio.com.
    • On a computer, you can read the magazine in the browser once you have completed your checkout.

To get started, go to the Zinio User Guide

Printable step-by-step guide for Zinio

Install the Zinio app on a Kindle Fire or Kindle Fire HD

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eMusic


Hoopla Logo

hoopla is an always-available collection of music, audiobooks, and videos.

Access via a computer Materials are available to stream using a simple-to-download plug-in called Widevine. You will be prompted to download it.

Access via the hoopla app on a smartphone or tablet Use the hoopla app to browse and check out materials. Choose to either stream or download the content.

Lending periods are based on format:

  • videos (movies, TV shows, and documentaries): 2-3 days
  • music albums: 7 days
  • audiobooks: 21 days

Check out 5 titles per calendar month. Check out the same music album twice in a 30-day period.

Learn more about hoopla and get started!

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freegal2

freegal: Your Cook Library card gives you access to millions of songs. Download 3 songs per week to keep or stream as much music as you like for free. (Downloads are in the MP3 format.) Freegal is compatible with all sorts of MP3 players, tablets, smartphones, and computer operating systems.

FAQs (Freegal Music website)

Printable step-by-step guide for Freegal

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eVideo


Hoopla Logo

hoopla is an always-available collection of music, audiobooks, and videos.

Access via a computer Materials are available to stream using a simple-to-download plug-in called Widevine. You will be prompted to download automatically.

Access via the hoopla app on a smartphone or tablet Use the hoopla app to browse and check out materials. Choose to either stream or download the content.

Lending periods are based on format:

  • videos (movies, TV shows, and documentaries): 2-3 days
  • music albums: 7 days
  • audiobooks: 21 days

Check out 5 titles per calendar month. Check out the same music album twice in a 30-day period.

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