Library Apps

SWAN Libraries App

The SWAN Libraries App is the best app to download. You’ll find these great features:

  • Look up items and easily place holds
  • Review your library account and renew items
  • Checkout and download ebooks and audiobooks easily via the app
  • Use the ISBN Barcode Scanner to scan a book and see library holdings
  • Use the app as a substitute library card with the My Barcode feature
  • Find nearby SWAN libraries along with library info such as location, phone, hours and website address
  • Connect with your library on social media, see upcoming events, and explore online resources

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Libby App

Get the Libby App to read eBooks and listen to audiobooks from the eMediaLibrary.

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Brainfuse HelpNow App

Get personalized homework help from professional online tutors and help perfecting your resume/cover letter.

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EBSCOhost App

Search for articles using the EBSCOhost app. First, download and install the app Then visit EBSCOhost, and click on the “iPhone & Android Apps” link at the bottom of the page. Enter your email address. Then check your email and click on the verification link from EBSCOhost. Now you can find articles using your mobile device.

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eReadIllinois App

Download the Axis 360 App to access eBooks and audiobooks from eRead Illinois.  Your library card number and PIN are needed to login.  Find a wide range of fiction and nonfiction titles for all ages.

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hoopla App

Stream movies, TVshows, music, and audiobooks and read eBooks with hoopla.

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Kanopy App

Stream thousands of free indie films, documentaries, foreign films, children’s shows and so much more with Kanopy. Find Kanopy’s full range of smart TV and smartphone apps on their website.

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Transparent Language App

Learn a language with Transparent Language.  First, create an account if you don’t have one. Next, download the app. Then login to your account, and click on the “Go Mobile” button at the top of the page. Follow the instructions to activate the app.

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Questions?

Visit or call the Info Desk at 847-455-6016 ext. 229, or email ask@fppld.org.