While we are closed, our digital collection is still available 24/7. Listen to an audiobook or read an ebook with Hoopla and/or Libby. Watch a movie or listen to new music on Hoopla. Thumb through beautifully rendered digital magazines on your tablet with RBdigital. Learn a new language with Transparent Language Online. Have your kids conduct research with Gale InfoBits, help them find a book to read in Overdrive's reading room, or watch animated picture books together with Tumblebooks. It's all here, and it's all free for you to use anytime! 

Our digital collection is always available!


Hoopla - Find and downloaded ebooks, audiobooks, movies, music, and graphic novels, all with no waiting. Find the Hoopla App in the App Store. Enjoy up to three titles per calendar month. 

Libby by Overdrive - Enjoy thousands of ebooks and audiobooks available from anywhere, anytime. Find the Libby App in the App Store. Borrow up to ten titles s at a time

RBdigital- Enjoy dozens of full-color digital magazines on your tablet, computer or smart phone. No limits! The RBdigital app is also available in the App Store


Transparent Languages - With over 110 languages to select from and dozens of lessons, you'll be speaking a new language in no time! Sign up online and then download the app in the App Store


Overdrive eReading Room for Kids -  Find our Overdrive digital collection of ebooks and audiobooks for kids in one convenient reading location!

Novelist - If you've just finished a book or you're looking for one to read, search for read-alike titles and authors, browse genres and start your to-read list in earnest.

Tumblebooks - Enjoy a curated database of children’s e-books made with over 1100 titles for grades K-6, including unique animated, talking picture books, read-along chapter books, National Geographic videos, non-fiction books, graphic novels, playlists, as well as books in Spanish and French. No limits!

Gale Kids InfoBits - Conduct research on animals, people, places, and so much more all from the comfort of home! 

Waterloo Public Library
415 Commercial Street
Waterloo, IA 50701
Circulation: 319.291.4480
Reference: 319.291.4476
Youth: 319.287.3976
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