Hoopla: Video, Music, Ebooks, Audiobooks & Comics

movieicon The library offers a great selection of movies, television shows, educational/instructional videos, documentaries, music, and audiobooks on your browser, smartphone, or tablet.

Hoopla

Hoopla thumbnailWhether you’re looking for a box office hit or a classic, Hoopla Digital has something you’ll enjoy again and again.

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The Basics

  • Hoopla provides digital movies, television programs, music, audiobooks & ebooks.
  • You can only stream Hoopla’s content on a PC or Mac, not download it.
  • You can stream or download Hoopla’s content on iOS or Android devices through the Hoopla Digital App.
  • There are no holds lists for content. All content is available to everyone at any time.
  • You can checkout ten (10) items per month on Hoopla.
    View the number of items you have checked out or have remaining for the month under My Titles.
  • There are no fines or fees. All content stops working at the end of its checkout period.

Checkout limits are as follows:

  • Audiobooks: checkout for 21 days
  • Movies: checkout for 3 days
  • Music: checkout for 7 days
  • TV shows: checkout for 3 days
  • Ebooks & graphic novels checkout for 21 days
  • When you borrow music you get the entire album shown
  • If a television program has more than one episode, you borrow each episode separately, not the entire season
Hoopla Information & Instructions
User Guide  |  How-to Video FAQ

Stream content on your PC or MAC or get the Hoopla app for:
iPhone or iPad  |  Android  |

Instructions for New users

Follow these steps to register with Hoopla and begin enjoying your digital content!

  1. Go to the library’s Hoopla Digital’s page.
  2. Click on Sign Up
  3. Agree to the User Agreement page
  4. Enter your email address and create a password
  5. Under Choose a Library, selected Topeka & Shawnee Co. Public Library
  6. Enter your library card number and PIN (usually the last four digits of your telephone number)

Once you have registered for a Hoopla Digital account you can browse for content and play it on your PC or Mac or play and download on your iOS or Android device with the Hoopla App. Follow the instructions for returning users.

Instructions for Returning User

  1. Follow these steps to browse using your Hoopla login and stream content on your PC or MAC or stream and download to an iOS or Android device with the Hoopla App.
  2. Go to the library’s Hoopla Digital page. Sign in with your email address and password.
  3. Use the available navigation tools to search or browse for a movie, television program, audiobook, or music album.
  4. To borrow an item, click on the items image and then click or tap Borrow.
  5. Click or tap Play to listen or view the item.
  6. If you are using the Hoopla App on an iOS or Android device, tap Download to download it to your device.