CPL Has an App for That

Icons for OverDrive, Hoopla, RBdigital, Flipster, Mango and Brainfuse appsUse your Chicago Public Library card and your mobile device to:

  • Read eBooks, audiobooks and magazines
  • Stream movies, TV and music
  • Learn a new language
  • Get homework help

Download these apps on your Android or Apple device. Some apps are also available for Amazon devices.

OverDrive: Downloadable eBooks and audiobooks
OverDrive app: Android | iOS | Amazon
New: Libby app: Android | iOS

Hoopla: Streaming and downloadable audiobooks, music, video and eBooks
Android | iOS | Amazon

RBdigital Audiobooks (formerly OneClickdigital): Downloadable audiobooks
RBdigital Magazines (formerly Zinio): Latest issues of more than a hundred popular magazines.
RBdigital app for audiobooks and magazines: Android | iOS | Amazon

Flipster: Read current and back issues of five of our most popular magazines: Bloomberg Businessweek, Ebony, Entertainment Weekly, Essence and People.
Android | iOS

Mango Languages: Lessons in 60+ languages, including English
Android | iOS

Brainfuse: Live homework help from 2 p.m. to 11 p.m. in English and Spanish
Android | iOS

Chicago Public Library: Search the catalog, place holds and see what you have checked out
Android | iOS

For RBdigital, Mango and Brainfuse, you’ll first need to create an account on the web. Use the links to their sites above so they know you’re a CPL patron.