Streaming audiobooks, including: fiction, non-fiction, drama and poetry.
Movies, TV shows, music, audiobooks, ebooks, and comics instantly available to borrow and stream on your browser, smartphone or tablet (iOS 6 and Android 4.0+ or higher). Your hoopla user account through Calgary Public Library provides three free checkouts a month. Learn how to use hoopla, here.
NOTE: hoopla will no longer be available after November 30, 2018. Calgary Public Library recommends the following eResources instead: Naxos and Freegal for music, Kanopy for movies, and OverDrive for eBooks and digital audiobooks.
Streaming access to audio books including classic and literary fiction, poetry and non-fiction titles, plus German selections from Naxos Hörbucher.
Access to streaming via apps is available using the user: CPLNSWLapp and password: CPLNSWLapp.
Need a quick read? Newsweek, the Economist, Cosmopolitan, Wired, Vanity Fair, Kiplinger's Personal Finance,... read magazines online on your device anytime, download as many as you like and keep them for as long as you like. Our RBdigital FAQs will get you started.
RBdigital also features eAudiobooks and online music lessons with ArtistWorks.
eAudiobooks For Kids
Animated read-along storybooks and videos for preschoolers and young school-age children, their parents and teachers. For best results use Chrome or Edge. Not supported by IE11.
Children’s eBooks and eAudiobooks to read or listen to on your computer, or download to your mobile device.
is Overdrive's new app: an easy, friendly pathway to read thousands of free e-books and e-audiobooks.
Animated read-along story books, and games for young children, their parents and teachers.
If you have downloaded the free app: choose LIBRARY/Canada/Alberta/Calgary Public Library/ then enter your Calgary Public Library card number