E-Library

Watch TV and Movies

Go to Kanopy

Get the best TV and movies for all ages on your computer, tablet, or smart phone. You can even get the Kanopy app for Roku and Apple TV.

Features no-wait streaming TV shows and movies.

For the 2021-22 Year:

  • Loans – 3 days (TV and movies); 30 days (Kanopy Kids); 30 days (Great Courses)
  • 10 item checkout limit per month
  • No wait list; no overdues, no renewals
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Go to Hoopla
Hoopla is TV, movies, and so much more – stream immediately to your computer, tablet, or smart phone. You can even get the Hoopla app for Roku and Apple TV.

Features no-wait streaming TV shows, movies, ebooks, audiobooks, and comics.

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Access eBooks and Audiobooks

Libby is the newest and best way to get downloadable eBooks and audiobooks with a collection curated for you. You can get the Libby app by downloading it onto your Apple or Android device, or visit libbyapp.com on any internet-connected device, including Kindle Fire.

If you prefer to use websites, you can still visit uhls.overdrive.com to access the same collection!

  • Choose 7, 14, or 21 day checkout
  • No overdues
  • 10 item checkout limit at a time
  • 14 item hold limit per month

Reading on an Apple or Android Device:

Download the Libby App for iOS or Android today.

Reading on a Kindle:

Click here for instructions!

Kindle Fire:

Use the Libby app by visiting libbyapp.com, or get eBooks by visiting uhls.overdrive.com.

Other Kindles:

  1. Use a computer or any internet-connected device to visit libbyapp.com or uhls.overdrive.com to transfer your books wirelessly to your Kindle via your Amazon account OR
  2. Download the Libby app onto an Apple or Android device and use the same steps to wirelessly transfer your books to your Kindle via your Amazon account
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Go to Hoopla
Hoopla is TV, movies, and so much more – stream immediately to your computer, tablet, or smart phone. You can even get the Hoopla app for Roku and Apple TV.

Features no-wait streaming TV shows, movies, ebooks, audiobooks, and comics.

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Download for Kindle

Perfect for kids and caregivers! Stream picture book stories paired with non-fiction readers on numerous topics.

Listen To Our Podcast

How Did You Find It? GPL Podcast

Launched in January of 2021, “How Did You Find It?” brings the library to your ears with library news, book recommendations, and information you might be missing.

Listen to every episode on Anchor, or wherever you get your podcasts, and check out “How Did You Find It?”s 2021 Year in Review!

Download Magazines

You can use Libby to borrow over 3,200 eMagazine the same way that you borrow your favorite eBooks. Click here to be taken to Libby and access the collection now!

Please note that the classic Overdrive app will be discontinued as of February, 2022: Switch to Libby today!

Libby Magazine Title List

Over 3,200 titles (in multiple languages!) have been added to Overdrive magazines, including:

  • Architectural Digest
  • Cosmopolitan
  • The Economist
  • Food Network Magazine
  • House Beautiful
  • The New Yorker
  • Reader’s Digest
  • Rolling Stone
  • WIRED

…and so many more.

Interested in browsing Consumer Reports? We have an online subscription: Visit our Learning Tools page to find Consumer Reports under “Consumer Information”, or find it under our website menu “Research & Learn”.

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Download Magazines with Flipster

Flipster, our popular magazine service, is still here! You won’t find these titles anywhere else.
Click here to be taken to Flipster!
See the menu below for a list of titles.

Flipster Magazine Title List

In 2021, Guilderland cardholders will have access to more magazines than ever! GPL is providing access to the following magazines in Flipster:

  • The Atlantic
  • Baking Heaven
  • Better Homes and Gardens
  • Consumer Reports on Health
  • Do It Yourself
  • Eating Well
  • Fine Cooking
  • Fine Gardening
  • Fortune
  • Harvard Health Letter
  • Health
  • Internet Genealogy
  • Kiplinger’s Retirement Report
  • Martha Stewart Living
  • People
  • Rachael Ray in Season
  • Sports Illustrated
  • Time
  • Travel & Leisure

…plus 3,200 additional titles in Overdrive!

Interested in browsing Consumer Reports? We have an online subscription: Visit our Learning Tools page to find Consumer Reports under “Consumer Information”, or find it under our website menu “Research & Learn”.

Download for iOS
Download for Android
Download for Kindle