18 Summer Street, Lynnfield, MA 01940 | 781.334.5411 or 781.334.6404
Lynnfield Public Library

What do I need to start using Hoopla?

  1. A Lynnfield Library Card
  2. A free Hoopla account

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is Hoopla?

    Hoopla is a digital media service, through which you may access and enjoy nearly half a million titles, from six different formats:
    • Movies
    • TV Shows
    • Music Albums
    • eAudiobooks
    • eBooks
    • Comics/Graphic Novels

    With Hoopla, there are no hold lists - everyone can access everything all the time!
  • How can I use Hoopla?

    Hoopla is available to all patrons who hold a Lynnfield Library Card.

    Patrons can borrow up to 6 titles per month (any combination of available formats).

    You can watch Hoopla from your computer, Smartphone or Tablet.

    Titles are automatically returned and removed from your device at the end of the lending period.
  • How long can I borrow an item?

    Movies - 3 Days
    TV Shows - 3 Days
    Music Albums - 7 Days
    eAudiobooks - 21 Days
    eBooks - 21 Days
    Comics/Graphic Novels - 21 Days

    Items cannot be renewed.
  • What are some other features?

    • Borrowed content is available for immediate streaming on a computer or mobile device
    • On the digital app, borrowed content can be temporarily downloaded for offline use (yes, you can watch movies and listen to movies and audiobooks while you are traveling!)
    • Music albums can be listened in their entirety or shuffled between other checked out albums
    • Hoopla’s eReader, Action View, is interactive, allowing a comic book to be read panel by panel!
    • Hoopla has a Kid’s Mode setting, allowing young people access to content geared towards ages 12 and under

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