Longview Library members can borrow best-selling and classic titles for free anytime. Items are immediately viewable via most internet browsers and mobile devices and will automatically expire at the end of the lending period--no late fees!
No library card? No problem! If you live in our service area in and around Longview, WA, you can register online!
If you have questions about your account or are having trouble logging in, please use our Ask a Librarian form or call 360.442.5300 (Hours).
The Washington Anytime Library, powered by Overdrive, offers thousands of ebooks, e-audiobooks, and magazines. Read on your computer or download the free Libby app from your device's app store. Many items are also available in Kindle format for the Kindle ereaders and app.
Get Started with the Libby App:
Some devices (i.e., Kindle Fire) may not be compatible with the Libby app yet. Access libbyapp.com using your devices browser.
Note for Overdrive app users: The Overdrive app is being retired and will no longer be available to download after February 2022. You can continue to use it for the time being, but we recommend switching to the Libby app when possible.
hoopla lets you stream or download audiobooks, comics, e-books, movies, music, and TV using your computer or with the free hoopla app on your mobile device, available at your device's app store. We've temporarily increased the monthly limit from 5 to 10 checkouts. Set up an account on the Hoopla website or download the free Hoopla app from your device's app store.
But that's not all! With hoopla Flex, you get an additional 5 ebooks and audiobooks from a collection of the latest titles. Check out a Flex title marked "Available" or Place on Hold if it's currently checked out. Return a Flex title to get another Flex Borrow.
Bonus Borrows: Periodically, hoopla will offer a collection of items that don't count toward your monthly limit. Bonus Borrows are currently running for the month of August 2021.
Get Started with the hoopla App
Try the hoopla Chrome Extension!
hoopla also works with Alexa, AppleTV, Roku, and more. See Hoopla's Help Page to find out more.
Stream films anytime, anywhere on your preferred devices. Visit the website or download the free app, select Longview Public Library as your library, and set up an account with your library card and PIN.
We have other resources, including Lynda.com, Ancestry Library, newspapers, Consumer Reports, and more, in our Databases menu.