Unlimited Comics with ComicsPlus
Farmers Branch Manske Library patrons can access thousands of digital graphic novels and comics. Patrons have anytime, anywhere access with Web-connected devices such as tablets, PCs, and smartphones. Patrons can check out as many titles as they would like, and the titles are always available, with no holds or waiting periods.
Video Tutorials on Lynda.com
Lynda.com is the leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Library cardholders have access to the lynda.com video library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts.
Hoopla Movies, Television, Music and Audiobooks
Library card holders can download the free Hoopla Digital mobile app on their Android or IOS device or visit hoopladigital.com to begin enjoying thousands of titles – from Hollywood studios, record companies and publishers – available to borrow 24/7, for instant streaming or temporary downloading to their smartphones, tablets, computers and Apple TV.
This digital audiobook library replaces OneClick Digital and enhances your access to all kinds of audiobooks. Your login information will remain the same if you have used OneClick Digital in the past. If it is your first time using the site, you will have to create a new account.
Download MP3 songs that are yours to keep! Current limits are set at five downloads per week. Your counter will set back to zero each week, Monday morning; then you can download five more tunes during the new week. In addition to the MP3 downloads, you can also stream music for 5 hours per day (mobile app available). Freegal Helpful Hints
Tumble Book Library
TumbleBooks is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love. TumbleBooks are created by taking existing picture books, adding animation, sound, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book which you can read or have read to you.
The TumbleBook site includes, but is not limited to:
Scholastic GO! provides access to Encyclopedia Americana, Amazing Animals of the World, La Nueva Enciclopedia Cumbre, The New Book of Popular Science and more.