Our Library offers access to great digital content for all your mobile devices! All you need is your library card, a device, and Internet access.


Libby by OverDrive

Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines to read on your phone or tablet using the Libby app by OverDrive. You can even send and read your borrowed ebooks to your Kindle ereader!

It’s free and easy to get started for new users and a streamlined experience for current OverDrive app users. Learn more.

Login with your library card number and pin (typically your phone number).

Getting Started & FAQs

Digital Magazines

The magazines you know and love, available digitally through your library.

Access Flipster online using a computer or mobile device.

Offline viewing available via the Flipster apps for Apple devices, Android devices, and Kindle Fire.

Search by title and keyword or browse by category.

Login with your library card number

Getting Started & FAQs

Video Streaming

Kanopy is a video-streaming platform dedicated to thoughtful and thought-provoking films. Kanopy delivers a diverse collection of 30,000+ enriching films, available to stream anytime and anywhere — from desktop to TV to tablet. With an ideal platform for showcasing independent films that fuels lifelong learning, we are on a mission to ensure that everyone has access to enriching films that bridge cultural boundaries, spark discussion, and expand worldviews.

Login with your library card number and pin (typically your phone number) and create an account.

Kanopy Kids

Kanopy Kids features a collection of films and TV series that inspire and inform, helping children develop social-emotional skills and reinforcing valuable learning topics, such as history, science, and new languages. Kanopy Kids has a diverse selection of educational and entertaining content that ranges across Movies, TV Series, Animated Storybooks, Live Action, and Animated favorites.Kanopy Kids is appropriate for children ages 2 and up, with a focus on Kids age 2-8. Parents can also choose to implement parental controls to enable them to stay within the dedicated Kanopy Kids area for age-appropriate content.

Getting Started & FAQs

How do I get started?
  1. Visit or click the button above
  2. Select the "Add Library Card"
  3. Enter your library card and password (typically your phone number)
  4. Create an account using your preferred email
  5. Begin streaming!
What devices is Kanopy available?

Kanopy is available via an array of apps on the TV, phone, tablet, and computer.

TV Apps include: Apple TV and Airplay, Amazon Fire, TVAndroid, TVSamsung, Smart TV, Roku, Telstra TV, Chromecast. If you do not have access to any of the above devices, you can also view Kanopy on your television by connecting your computer to your television via HDMI cable.

MOBILE APPS: iOS devices, Android devices, Amazon Fire tablets.

How often is new content added?

Our content team is endlessly scouring the globe to grow our diverse collection of thoughtful films that tell stories about who we are and the world around us. We aim to bring viewers new content on a weekly basis.

How is Kanopy free to users?

Just as libraries purchase books for their patrons to borrow, they also offer a variety of digital resources. Kanopy is able to provide its viewers with free access because the public library or university covers the associated costs, allowing patrons to watch for free, with no advertisements.

More Help 

Need help with creating your Kanopy account, setting up a watchlist, or downloading the Kanopy app? Click here for more help.

Homework Help

Homework stress? Stuck on a problem? Writing in circles? provides on-demand tutoring, homework help, test preparation and writing assistance for students in grades K-Adult in over 60 subjects.

No appointment necessary!

Tutors are available

3pm to 10pm

Sunday through Saturday

You can also use their drop-off reviews, practice quizzes, video lessons, and The Princeton Review® GMAT®, GRE®, LSAT® and MCAT® Practice Tests for self-study, 24/7.

Login to the library catalog with your library card number and pin (typically your phone number) then click on

NYTimes Online

Enjoy complimentary unlimited access to!

This offer features direct access to NY Times from 1851 to right now, including:

NY TImes on different platforms
  • All regular newspaper content (articles, editorials, etc.)

Instructions to Access

Instructions to access from the Library


Connect to the library’s Wi-Fi or use one of the library’s public access computers


Register or log in at:


Now enjoy unlimited access from the library’s computers or any personal device connected to the library’s Wi-Fi

Instructions to access from the Home


Click on this link:

NY Times


Click Redeem and register or log in to enjoy unlimited access for 24 hours


To enjoy access on a regular basis, revisit the link in Step 1 and login with your registered username and password

Resources for K-12

California K-12 Digital Resources

Online content from Encyclopaedia Britannica, ProQuest research databases, and Book Connections are available — at school, at home, in libraries, on laptops, on phones — to all.

These three databases are provided for all California students from the California State Library.

Encyclopaedia Britannica (PreK-12)

A comprehensive interactive resource for research and learning for grades K-12. Includes correlations to California Content Standards and other valuable teacher resources. Post links directly to each school level, elementary, middle or high.

Elementary  Middle  High Escolar

Need help from Britannica? See our support page. (800) 621-3900 x 7160 |

Book Connections

Personalize and enjoy digital connections to books for kids and teens.



Need help from Book Connections? See our support page. 510-239-7391 |

ProQuest (Grades 3-12)

CultureGrams SIRS Discover SIRS Issues Researcher elibrary Guided Research Edition
elibrary Database Edition ProQuest Research Companion Schools and Educators Complete

Need help from ProQuest? See our support page. 800-521-0600 |

Research Guides

Click on the links below for information and resources on each topic. Connect with library staff for any additional information and support.

Citizenship Asistance
Health and Medicine

Homework Help
  • Science.govProvides information on politics with the most accurate information possible.
  • Khan Academy Website offers videos on different school subjects to help students succeed in class.
  • Provides the pros and cons of controversial issues in society.
  • Shmoop Provides information on different topics for students. Includes videos and other resources.
  • Website provides guides on topics that the student is struggling with.
  • Future Learn Offers free online courses.
  • Varsity Tutors Provides multiple choice questions on different subjects to study.
  • California Educator Credentialing Examinations Provides information on the CBEST, CSET, CPACE, CTEL, RICA, NES, and WEST exams. Includes preparation material and how to register.
Job Seekers
  • California Carrer Center Provides information and tools to help you choose a career path.
  • CA Employment Development Department Provides information on finding jobs and any other information regarding employment in the state of California.
  • CalJobs Website provides search engine to look for jobs.
  • My Perfect Resume Provides guidance in searching for jobs, creating resumes, and career information.
  • Carrer One Stop Website has information on trainings and jobs for certain careers.
  • The Carreer Gateway Provides information on career trainings, placement services and tools to use for job searches.
  • IM Diversity Website has a search engine to look for jobs anywhere in the country and also provides articles relating to employment topics.
  • O net Online website provides information on searching for jobs by skills, abilities, education, and equipment knowledge.
  • Bureau of Labor Statistics Provides information on different careers, their salaries, and skills.
  • Teach California Website Provides information and guidance on how to become a teacher in California.
  • Teaching Certification Provides information on requirements to become a teacher in each state.
  • CA Educator Credential Examinations Provides information on the CBEST, CSET, CPACE, CTEL, RICA, NES, and WEST exams. Includes preparation material and how to register.
  • Carrer Builder Website has a search engine to look for jobs and you can also submit a resume to have companies contact you for a job.
  • Carrer Jet Website is a search engine to look for jobs.
  • Indeed Provides a search engine to look for jobs and you can also upload your resume to have companies contact you for the job.
  • Simply Hired Search engine to look for jobs. Has the capability to compare salaries across the nation for different positions.
  • USA Jobs Website provides available federal employment positions across the country.
  • The Balance Provides resume templates and resume builders for free.
  • Jobing Website is a free resume builder for those seeking employment.
Law and Courts
Money and Finances
  • Bankrate Calculators Provides a calculator where you can calculate your monthly budget needs.
  • CNN Money Provides tools and to help estimate monthly costs and tips to manage your money.
  • Website has different types of calculators to estimate your expenses and needs.
  • Kiplinger Provides tools and information on taxes and retirement.
  • Smart About Money Website has information on how to manage your money better.
  • Financial Industry Regulatory Authority Provides information and tools on making investments.
  • Tools Website provides different tools like calculators, and spreadsheets to help manage finances.
  • Social Security Calculators Provides different calculators to manage finances.
  • MSN Money Provides stock market information and tips on managing money.
  • Provides information on a lot of topics including taxes and buying from government.
  • Econedlink Provides lessons and tools to help beginners how to manage their money.
  • GCF Provides guides and step by step tools on managing money.
  • Jump Start Coalition Provides information on how to manage money for beginners.
  • 360 degrees Website provides information and tools on different financial topics.
  • Bankrate Provides informational articles about mortgages and banking information.
  • CNN Money provides step by step instructions and information on different financial topics.
  • Consumer Action Provides financial information in several languages and easy to understand English.
  • Consumer Reports Information on consumer reports.
  • Dummies Personal Finance Provides some tips on how to manage your money.
  • Practical Money Skills Provides resources and information about financial literacy.

Free eResources

Check out these free eResources from home. You don't need a library card to access them.

Storyline Online

Streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations. Readers include Oprah Winfrey, Chris Pine, Kristen Bell, Rita Moreno, Viola Davis, Jaime Camil, Kevin Costner, Lily Tomlin, Sarah Silverman, Betty White, Wanda Sykes and dozens more.