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Downloads and apps

You'll need a valid Barrington Area Library card to use the digital collections. Come in and get a card and gain immediate access to downloadable e-books, audiobooks, music and magazines!

Our staff is available to get you started with our digital collections - schedule an appointment



e-books


OverDrive: Download e-books and audiobooks to your computer or mobile device.  We're adding new OverDrive titles all the time for kids, teens and adults.

For instructions on how to download your e-books to your device, watch the OverDrive videos.

Get the app for Android, Blackberry, iPhone, iPad and other formats.

App now available for NOOK, too!


 
e-audiobooks

hoopla: Instantly stream up to 8 movies, TV shows, or audiobooks per month on your computer or mobile device. Borrowed titles can be downloaded only on mobile devices.

Need help? View instructions for using hoopla on a computer (PDF Word) or on a mobile device (PDF Word).

Get the Android app
Get the iOS app


OneClickdigital: Thousands of audiobooks for kids and adults are available through the OneClickdigital collection. Use your BALibrary card to create a free account, then start downloading today.

Get the Android app
Get the iOS app


OverDrive: Download audiobooks and e-books to your computer or mobile device.  We're adding new OverDrive titles all the time for kids, teens and adults.

For instructions on how to download your e-books to your device, watch the OverDrive videos.

Get the app for Android, Blackberry, iPhone, iPad and other formats.

App now available for NOOK, too!



music, magazines, movies & more!

Freegal: Download five free songs per week from a huge selection of pop, rock, classical, jazz, world, and many other music genres. New and classic music videos are also available.

Get the Android app
Get the iOS app


hoopla: Instantly stream up to 8 movies, TV shows, or audiobooks per month on your computer or mobile device. Borrowed titles can be downloaded only on mobile devices.

Need help? View instructions for using hoopla on a computer (PDF/Word) or on a mobile device (PDF/Word).

Get the Android app
Get the iOS app


Mango Languages: Learn a new language: French, Italian, Spanish, German, Russian, Japanese, Greek, Brazilian Portuguese; as well as English for Spanish, Portuguese, and Polish speakers and dozens of other choices.

Get the Android app
Get the iOS app


Stacks Mobile app: Search our collection, place holds, renew items and manage your account on the go with this free app.

Download, install, open, then select "Barrington Library" from the list of libraries. Log in with your library card number and PIN and you're good to go.

Get the Android app
Get the iOS app


Zinio: Download and read current and back issues of popular magazines like Fast Company, WIRED, ESPN, Bon Appétit, Condé Nast Traveler, and many others. It's as easy as setting up your free account. Download step-by-step instructions in PDF or Word doc or watch a short video: Zinio for Libraries: Getting Started [VIDEO]

Get the Android app
Get the iOS app


 

Need help getting started with these resources? Ask at the Adult Services or Youth Services desk or look for free workshops on our events calendar.

 

 

 

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