eReaders & Reading Apps FAQs

What is hoopla?

hoopla Digital partners with libraries across the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand to provide online and mobile access to eBooks, audiobooks, comics, music, movies, and TV. With hoopla and a valid library card, patrons can borrow, stream, and download dynamic content via hoopla’s mobile app or Simple to access and use, with no waiting and no hassles, hoopla is a service of Midwest Tape–a trusted partner of public libraries for over 30 years. Sign up today!

What do I need to sign up for hoopla?

To sign up, you’ll need a valid library card from a library that offers hoopla, as well as a computer, smartphone or tablet. Some libraries do assign a PIN for your account as well, this may be needed for registration. During registration, hoopla will ask you to enter an email address. This will be your username to log into our service. Now you are able to set a password for your account as well.

Does hoopla content ever change?

Yes! We are constantly getting new titles from various vendors on a weekly basis. Sometimes titles will be added for a limited time, so if you see something you like, check it out!