Oakland Public Library, Hoopla Digital, app, online service

From East Bay Times

” Oakland Public Library has begun offering a new online service for patrons that acts like “Netflix, but for libraries,” allowing numerous people to read the same book or watch the same movie simultaneously online.The app, called Hoopla Digital, will allow anyone with an Oakland Public Library card to have access to and rent the company’s collection of more than 600,000 movies, eBooks, music, audiobooks and comics.Oakland Public Library launched the program on Sept. 19 and according to Sharon McKellar, community relations librarian, the response has been positive so far.”

Oakland Public Library launches ‘Netflix’ type app

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