The Auburn Hills Public Library is always open with the Digital Library! Check out all the resources AHPL offers that are available to you, free of charge, as an Auburn Hills resident.
Getting a Card
No library card? No problem! To better serve our community, we are now offering library card signup online! Click here to fill out our online form and gain access to everything your library has to offer!
Check out Tech Bytes, video tutorials for our online services! Click the button to the right to get started.
If you’ve suddenly found yourself with a little extra free time, why not try and pick up a new skill? From language learning, to blanket building (we sometimes call that knitting) AHPL has a solution to your learning need! All the resources below can be accessed with your AHPL Card Number and (in some cases) PIN.
CreativeBug is your one stop shop for all things crafting. From knitting to paper crafts, you can find it on CreativeBug! Use your time at home to learn a new crafting skill for yourself, or pick up a new project for you and your family. Accessible with an AHPL Card Number.
Why stop with just one language? Learning a new languages doesn’t have to be hard! Mango languages offers free, friendly, and fun language lessons for all kinds of different dialects. From Spanish to Pirate, learn your next language with Mango Languages! When you visit Mango, just click “Sign Up” to create your very own account with your AHPL Card Number.
Kids can now enjoy 1000+ digital books in over 40+ languages, together with English translations, from the comfort of home!
Tutor.com provides free online tools, testing resources, and 1 to 1 assistance with expert tutors for homework help, test prep, projects, essay writing, research papers, resume creation, job searching, and study skills coaching. No appointment is needed. Tutors are available from 2:00 pm – 9:00 pm, seven days a week!
Of course, libraries aren’t just about books anymore. AHPL offers a wide range of video streaming services for you and your family, always free of charge!
Hoopla offers thousands of movies, music, TV shows and more for you to enjoy on your Web-connected device, or download the app to watch offline later. Check out up to five items each month!
Compatible Devices: Personal Computer, Android, Apple, FireTV, Roku, ChromeCast
Kanopy is a video streaming service with quality, thoughtful entertainment. Find movies, documentaries, foreign films, classic cinema, independent films, and educational videos that inspire, enrich and entertain. Kanopy can be enjoyed on your TV, mobile phones, tablets, and online.
Compatible Devices: Apple TV and Airplay, Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Samsung Smart TV, Roku, Telstra TV, Chromecast.
What better way to spend some time indoors or out then curled up with a new book? Check out a new ebook, emagazine or audiobook with Hoopla or OverDrive!
Hoopla offers thousands of ebooks, audiobooks, Comics, and more for you to enjoy on your Web-connected device, or download the app to read offline later. Check out up to five items each month!
Compatible Devices: Personal Computer, Android, Apple
OverDrive is the go-to place to get ebooks, eaudiobooks, and emagazines! Log in to see what’s available, or download the app, Libby, to make digital reading even easier!
Compatible Devices: Personal Computer, Android, Apple, Kindle, Nook
TumbleBook Library is an online collection of read-along titles for K-12 students. The service features adjustable online text and complete audio narration. Includes chapter books and early readers, as well as classics!
Compatible Devices: Personal Computer, Apple, Android
But wait, that’s not all! There are a ton more databases, filled with facts and fun, accessible with your Library Card! Visit our database page for a complete list and find your new favorite.