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Digital Resources

MLN Mobile App

Take your library with you anywhere! Click here to learn more about MLN Mobile.

eBooks, Audiobooks, Magazines, Music & More!

3M Cloud Library

The Cloud Library offers e-books from publishers distinct from Overdrive. Keep e-books for 21 days with no worries about late fees. You may borrow up to 10 titles per month.

cloudLibrary – eBooks and AudioBooks


Freading® is an exciting eBook service that is exclusive to libraries. You will have access to a vast collection of over 100,000 titles from some of today’s top publishers. Download 3 eBooks per week and keep them for 2 weeks. The best part is the book you want is always available… no waiting!

Freading – Downloadable eBooks


Unlimited streaming of music daily and download up to 3 songs each week - yours to keep for your personal use. Freegal offers access to about 16 million+ songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists. Freegal® Music is a free music service from your library. Download the mobile app from your device store. Login with your library card number and PIN.

Freegal Music – Download and Stream Popular Music

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Hoopla Digital

Hoopla is a groundbreaking digital media service that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your TV! With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. You may borrow up to 5 titles per month.

hoopla – Audiobooks, eBooks, Music, and Video

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Kanopy is an on-demand streaming video service that provides access over 30,000 documentaries, foreign and classic films. The Great Courses and selections from PBS are also available.
Set up an account with email and password before using your library card to login. Kanopy is available only to Hiawatha residents through our website.

Kanopy – Streaming Cinematic Masterpieces

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From the same creators of Overdrive, Libby is a newer designed app that loans downloadable ebooks and audiobooks for free for up to 3 weeks, just use your library card! You may borrow up to 10 titles per month.


Announcement: The Overdrive app has been completely retired as of May 1, 2023 and no longer works.

You can continue to use its service through the newer Libby app!

Libby – eBooks, Audiobooks, and More

Booklist Reader

Read the latest Booklist Reader From ALA Booklist

Whether you're hunting for your next book, selecting for a book group, or getting ideas for kids, you'll find library-approved selections in the latest Booklist Reader, brought to you by your library.