Library APPs

Check out library materials 24/7 without ever leaving home! The library has FREE apps you can download onto your Android or Apple devices.  So snuggle up in your PJs and grab your computer, tablet, or smart phone to get started!

You will need your Grayslake Area Public Library card number (located under the barcode and begins with: 26109000_ _ _ _ _ _ ) and your PIN (which should be the last four digits of your home phone number on file)

3M Cloud Library

3M Cloud

  • eBooks and eAudiobooks
  • 5 items checked out @ a time
  • App is not available for Kindles (yet)
  • Smaller collection (still working on it) with access only for Grayslake patrons

hoopla

hoopla

  • Streaming movies, TV shows (like Netflix), music albums, and audiobooks
  • 5 items checked out per month
  • Must sign up for an account with hoopla with a Grayslake card

Overdrive

Overdrive

  • eBooks and eAudiobooks,
  • 5 items checked out @ a time
  • Connects to a website called: My Media Mall
  • Larger collection of items but everything is shared with (a bajillion) other neighboring libraries
  • Kindle and Nook friendly

Zinio

Zinio

  • Magazines only
  • Unlimited check outs
  • Must sign up for an account with Zinio
  • Must check out items through the library website (then you can read them through the app)
  • Magazines are yours FOR-EV-VER

If you need help with any of these apps, feel free to bring in your devices and someone would be happy to work with you!

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