Mobile Apps

Lincolnwood Public Library App

Our library app is no longer available.  We are cautiously optimistic that a new app will be available in early 2018.

 

More Library Apps

brainfuse-app-59BrainFuse
Submit questions to BrainFuse tutors, take class notes, track homework assignments, access flashcards, and more. You must register at the BrainFuse website before using the app.

Flipster digital magazinesFlipster Digital Magazines
Download magazines from the Flipster website, then read them offline using the app, available for Android, Apple, or Kindle Fire. View step-by-step instructions and visit Flipster Help for more information.

hoopla-logoHoopla Stream or download movies, TV shows, music, eAudiobooks, eBooks, and comics to your device using the hoopla digital app for Apple, Android, or Kindle Fire. View step-by-step instructions and visit Hoopla Help for more information.

Lynda.com
Before using the app the first time, create a profile by going to the website Lynda.com. Then download the app.
Upon launching the app, select “Already a Member” and then the “Organization” tab.
Enter “lincolnwoodlibrary.org” under “Web Portal” and press the “Log in” button.
The lynda.com welcome screen will appear asking for your library card number and password created for your profile.
See FAQs for more help with the app.

OverDrive App for eBooks & eAudiobooksOverDrive
Download library eBooks and eAudiobooks from MyMediaMall to your smartphone or tablet. View step-by-step instructions and visit our eBooks & Downloads page for more information.

pronunciator appPronunciator
80 different languages to learn, and 60 languages to learn them from. Also available: ESL courses in 50 languages. You must register at the Pronunciator website before using the app.

printeron-appPrinterOn Remote Printing
Print from your mobile device whether you are in the library or elsewhere.

app-refusaReference USA
Business and residential telephone and address directory.
This app is only available for iPads.

Tumblebooks appTumbleBooks is a collection of animated, talking picture books with fiction and non-fiction titles. App available for Android and Apple.

wbapp-iconWorld Book eBooks app available for Android and Apple. See this page for help with downloading and using the app.

 

Mobile Friendly Websites

Encyclopedia Britannica mobile friendly websiteEncyclopedia Britannica
Comprehensive articles from a trusted source, with three portals to meet the research needs of learners at different ages.

explora_web_button_public_libraries_100x50Explora
Browse topic areas for research paper ideas, then find relevant magazine articles, encyclopedias, primary source documents, and videos, in this user-friendly portal for content from MasterFILE Premier and Science Reference Center.

Magazine & Newspaper Articles, MasterFile by EBSCOMasterFile Premier
Full text articles from popular magazines on all subjects. Coverage: 1975 – present.

PressReader appPressReader (previously Library PressDisplay)
Read current newspapers from countries around the world in full-color, full-page format. Browse by language or country to select from over 5,000 publications in 60+ languages. Magazines are also included for some countries; U.S. titles include Martha Stewart Living, MacLife, Newsweek, and Digital Camera.

WorldCatWorldCat Catalog
A worldwide catalog of materials from more than 10,000 libraries worldwide.

Store Your Library Card on Your Smartphone

Download one of these apps from your app store and add your library card barcode. At the check-out desk, launch the app and present your virtual barcode for scanning.

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