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Learn how-to download eBooks, eAudiobooks, and eMusic to your computer and mobile devices using your APL library card.
Last Updated: Feb 15, 2017 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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Getting Started

First time users will need: a valid Anchorage Public Library card number and an Email address to download/stream digital content:
hoopla digital  -  Help
Listen Alaska +plus  -  Help
Freegal Music  - FAQS

Problems or questions?
   In person, and bring your WiFi device/laptop: Locations & Hours

You try to Logon to Alaska Digital
and receive message:
'(1) privileges have expired' 

What to do:
Stop by any APL location in person to renew privileges. Anchorage Public Library card account privileges need to be renewed every 3-years

     A staff member will respond to your Email request in 24-48 hours.

TELEPHONE REFERENCE:   907-343-2975, ext. 6.

Don't see a desired format for a specific 'Listen Alaska Plus' title? Suggest a Title!


    UPCOMING SOON! eGlobal Read and no wait lists or holds

    Access eBooks, Audio books, Music with Your Library Card!




    Downloadable & Streaming Resources include:

    hoopla digital
    Listen Alaska with OverDrive
    Tumble Books ebooks for kids

    hoopla digital
    Listen Alaska with OverDrive 
    Freegal Music
    hoopla digital 
    Listen Alaska with web tutorials


      Free Public Domain eResources

      Patrons may consider checking out one of the free public domain EPUB titles that never expire and don’t count against your digital checkout limit!  
      Checkout the files with Adobe Digital Editions. These eBooks are for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions. You may copy them, give them away or re-use them under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with these eBooks or online at

      Looking for more EPUB titles? Consider one of these OverDrive free public domain titles in a wide range of subjects!

      E-Book DIrectory
      "E-Books Directory is a free web resource which contains links to free downloadable e-books, technical papers, documents, as well as user contributed content, articles, reviews and comments. E-Books Directory is a service to students, researchers and e-book lovers."

      epubBooks is a self-publishing and ebook distribution platform. Classic literature and fiction titles in ePUB format,  free to download and can be read on all the popular eReaders.

      Project Gutenberg
      Largest collection of fiction and non-fiction books in the public domain.



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