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Ocean County Library Commission Meeting Notice.

The Long Beach Island Branch will be open 10am - 5pm on Tuesday, May 18 & Wednesday, May 19.

Listed below are various resources to access digital and downloadable content for free.

Enjoy eBooks, audiobooks, movies, magazines, and more! All resources contain materials for children, teens, and adults.

OverDrive is updating their platform and app. Beginning October 30, 2020, devices that cannot support this upgrade will no longer be able to access the OverDrive website and app. At a minimum, mobile devices will need to be updated to Android 5 or iOS 5.  Patrons who currently use Libby are likely unaffected as Libby updated their requirements in June 2020. 
For more information, please visit: OverDriveUpdate2020.


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 AudiobookseBookseCoursesMagazinesNewspapersStreaming MusicStreaming Video
Access Video Just for Kids      
Access Video On Demand      
EBSCO eBooks      
Freegal: 24 hour streaming music     
New York Times
In-library Access | Remote Access
The Philadelphia Inquirer      
The Press of Atlantic City      
The Star-Ledger      
The Trenton Times      
TumbleBookLibrary (For Kids)     
World Book      


*We are pleased to offer hoopla digital borrowing, which provides eBooks, eComic books, eAudio, digital music, and digital film with no waiting lists on a cost-per-use basis.  Our annual budget supports this service along with all of the formats available for borrowing in both physical and digital collections.  If our budgeted amount has been reached for the day, we invite you to explore our other digital collections for items available to borrow.  Daily budgeted borrowing resets at midnight.

**Our Kanopy video streaming service provides four checkouts per month for Ocean County Library resident cardholders. Each checkout provides unlimited access to a title for up to 3 days.

For help and support with these digital materials, please visit our help page.