Library System Offering Free Temporary E-Cards

The Palm Beach County Library System is offering free temporary e-cards for those who do not have a library card and are unable or reluctant to visit a branch to help limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Members are encouraged to use the available virtual services.

Visit to sign up for the e-card and get access to the following:

• E-books (cloudLibrary, cloudLibrary Express, Hoopla, OverDrive): A large collection of fiction and nonfiction for all interests.

• Audiobooks (cloudLibrary, cloudLibrary Express, Hoopla): Enjoy listening to a book on your computer or mobile device.

• Magazines (Flipster): 66 titles of full-page, full-color magazines to view on your computer or mobile device.

• Music (Hoopla and Freegal): Stream or download music from your favorite artists.

• E-movies and e-TV Shows (Hoopla): Download or stream movies and TV shows to view on your computer or mobile device.

Library officials also encourage residents to use the following online research resources:

• Career Transitions for career guidance.

• Learning Express for online learning and skills test.

• for homework help and career assistance.

• Value Line & Morning Star to track investments.

• Consumer Reports for product information.

• MedLine Plus for information about medical conditions, diseases and wellness.

• Legal Forms to create a will and other legal documents.

• Tech Talk for tips and tricks in technology and communication.

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