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Always Available on Hoopla: You binge watched Tiger King. Now what? 

Wed., Apr. 8
Hey all you cool cats and kittens. (Sorry, I couldn’t help myself.) Has the saying truth is stranger than fiction ever felt more relevant? As someone who has long had a fascination with the outrageous and unexpected, I understand the collective obsession with Tiger King. I’ve always been most interested in stories that are uncomfortable to watch, where people take things to the extreme. I…
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Always Available on Hoopla: Vampires on Film

Tue., Apr. 7
When I started preparing for this blog post, I was simply planning to highlight some of my most beloved films that are currently available to CLP card holders for check out on Hoopla Digital. But as I poured over the Hoopla Digital film offerings and carefully curated my list of must see titles, I realized that there was a pattern- the majority of the films…

I'm Bored...

Tue., Mar. 31
As if being a teen wasn’t hard enough, I can’t even imagine how difficult being a teen in the year 2020 is. Personally, I don’t have the fondest memories of my own teen years, but what I do remember enjoying was my growing independence. Getting out and exploring the world as an emerging adult was thrilling. I hated sitting idly at home and would take…

Plan a Virtual Book Club With Your Friends

Tue., Mar. 31
We miss seeing you in our spaces and we miss hosting in-person book clubs in our locations. Until it is safe to do so again, we want to offer an alternative- host your own #alonetogether book club. Hoopla digital has made it incredibly easy to plan a virtual book club. If you’re unfamiliar with Hoopla Digital, it is an online platform that provides access to…
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Always Available On Hoopla: Comics and Graphic Novels

Fri., Mar. 27
Like many of you, I now find myself facing an unknown number of hours, days, weeks and possibly months with time to fill while staying safe at home. However, the uncertainty of our collective crisis is making it hard for me to relax enough to focus on reading and absorbing books with dense text. Fortunately, graphic novels and comic books - all available for checkout…