Download & Stream

Your Lancaster Public Library card provides FREE access to digital books, music, movies, magazines, and more!


OverDrive and Libby give Lancaster Public Library cardholders access to popular eBooks, audiobooks, and more for adults, teens, and children. 

The OverDrive app will be discontinued on May 1, 2023. To access digital library materials on your mobile device, we encourage you to use the Libby app. Questions? Visit the OverDrive Help page.




Use your Lancaster Public Library card to borrow free movies, music, eBooks, comics, and TV shows with Hoopla.

No waiting – checkouts can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later.




Library Lover’s Tip: Both of the above options have kids’ books, too, but if you’re looking for even more try TumbleBooks…


The TumbleBook Library is a fun and interactive library of animated, talking story books for preschoolers, beginner readers, and older independent readers.

Read along and listen, or read on your own. Flash Plug-In required.



If you’re interested in independent, international, classic, or documentary films, you’re in luck!

You can stream over 26,000 films from hundreds of popular producers such as The Criterion Collection, and PBS, as well as thousands of independent filmmakers—on every topic imaginable. Get started:

1. Go to and create an account by clicking on the orange Add Library Card button.

2. Go to your email account to verify your email address.

3. Start watching videos!


If you love magazines, you’ll love Flipster!

With Flipster, you get instant access to the magazines you know and love in digital format. Browse more than 50 titles including best-sellers like People, The Atlantic, and National Geographic Kids, and read them for free using your library card! Read your e-magazines on your computer or by using the app on your mobile device: Flipster App for AndroidFlipster App in the App Store.