West Warwick Public Library is proud to announce our partnership with Hoopla, a virtual database of over 900,000 eBooks, audiobooks, comics, music albums, television shows, and movies. An active library card from WWPL is all you need to begin streaming and downloading both brand new media and classics alike. Hoopla works very similar to how you would physically check out materials. Give Hoopla a try today!
BORED UNDER QUARANTINE? TRY TUMBLEBOOKS!
We now offer Tumblebooks, a database of thousands of books, audiobooks, interactive reading experiences, comics, and tutoring sessions for all ages! Tumblebooks is completely FREE and no account creation is necessary. Tumblebooks is an excellent resource for selecting and reading books with your children. Try it today for FREE!
JOIN US FOR VIRTUAL PROGRAMMING!
Our awesome librarians are still hard at work bringing virtual programming straight to your home. Our Head of Teen Services, Ms. Rashaa, is live-streaming story times for children and crafts using common household items. Our Reference Librarian, Amber, is using our conferencing platform to host Dungeons & Dragon campaigns and a Senior Social Hour. Please contact us at , our librarians at or , or through our Facebook page's messenger chat for more information on event times and how to participate!
TAKE PREMIUM EDUCATIONAL COURSES FREE WITH ASK RI
ASKRI.org is now offering Udemy, a database of over 4,000 video courses and tutorials. This includes educational courses in all disciplines, career help such as interview improvement, and so much more - completely FREE. Head on over to ASKRI.org to take advantage of these online classes, or visit their other databases such as MANGO to begin learning a new language.
ANCESTRY.COM IS NOW FREE AT HOME
Take your genealogy studies home with Ancestry.com - now offering FREE remote access. Ancestry.com is the industry leading, award-winning software that helps you discover your family tree and heritage with ease. Click below to begin exploring your roots with Ancestry.com.
MAGAZINES 24/7 AND FREE! EXPERIENCE FLIPSTER
Thanks to ASKRI.ORG, we now offer Flipster! Flipster is a 24/7 virtual magazine kiosk that showcases thousands of different periodicals - completely FREE. Even better is Flipster does not require a login or even a library card! Simply navigate to ASKRI.ORG, click on Flipster and enjoy the most popular magazine issues around. Flipster is accessible from any device and includes magnifying and save page options. Try it today!
OVERDRIVE AND LIBBY FOR YOUR DIGITAL BORROWS
While the library is closed, check out digital copies of your books, audiobooks, and more using Overdrive or Libby! Head over to our eZone page for access to both services and more information on what they have to offer, how to use them, and how to borrow materials virtually. All you need is a library card. Overdrive can be accessed on both a desktop and smart device, while Libby is a more streamlined, updated service that can be downloaded FREE from any smart device app store.