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New York Times

Access to New York Times News, Games, Cooking, Wirecutter, and The Athletic—including apps— is available here using a 24-hour code. Click redeem and then either register for a free account or log in to an existing account. To utilize an NYT app, download the app and log in with the same account you used to redeem the code.  Once your 24-hour access code expires, simply return here to redeem another code.

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Access thousands of popular and bestselling e-books, e-audiobooks, and magazines for all ages, as well as popular kids movies, TV shows, and more at or on the Libby app. Up to 10 checkouts at a time. Up to 21 days per checkout.

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Stream over 30,000 award-winning, classic, independent, international, and instructional films at or on the Kanopy app (on iOS, Andorid or Roku). Starting November 1st, kanopy will be using a new ticket system. Each cardholder receives 30 tickets per month.

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Explore more than half a million e-books, e-audiobooks, music, movies, TV shows, and comics for all ages. Access at or on the hoopla app. Up to 20 checkouts per month. Up to 3 days for movies and TV shows, 7 days for music, and 21 days for ebooks, comics, and audiobooks. Access bonus borrows (items that don't count against your checkout limit) here

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Access e-books and e-audiobooks for all ages using Boundless (formerly eReadIllinois) or on the Boundless app. Up to 5 checkouts at a time. Up to 21 days per checkout. 

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Stream classical music concerts, operas, ballets, jazz, documentaries, and master classes. Now available through hoopla. Access here.

Inkie is a suite of resources - available to everyone in Illinois at no charge - that supports local authors with online creation and publishing tools and allows readers to access locally-produced content. Access here.


Tumblebook Library

Stream animated talking-picture books, videos, and games for new and younger readers. Unlimited usage. Access here or on the Tumblebooks app.