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Blackstar available on Freegal
The most recent album by David Bowie, "Blackstar" was released on January 8, 2016. Per Billboard, it is already soaring towards the top of the charts in several countries. David Bowie will be missed by countless fans and admiring peers. His life can be celebrated in his music.
(Five songs every week - free and yours to keep!)
You can also stream some of his older classic albums or download a biography of him from our hoopla digital service.
Starting January 4, MediaBank items can still be checked out for seven days, but they can no longer be renewed.
hoopla is Here!
The library is now offering hoopla, a great new library app, to all residents with a Liverpool Public Library (LPL) card!
LPL cardholders now have easy access to an extensive catalog of movies, TV shows, music and audiobooks through our new hoopla service. Stream content through your computer or temporarily download it to your Android, iOS, or Kindle devices through the Hoopla app. It takes just a few moments to set up an account; all you need is your LPL card number, an email address and an Internet connection. Try it out!
Change to our Event Calendar/Room Reserve Notification System
Our event calendar and room reserve program (Evanced) has made some changes and now requires that a user opt-in before they can continue to receive emails from our software’s email service. This applies even if you were receiving emails in the past.
"Smoke Break" & Van Morrison
Six-time Grammy Winner, Rock and Roll Hall-of-Famer and Songwriting Hall-of-Famer Van Morrison has not had much of his music available digitally until today. Thirty-three of his albums, including the artist’s larger than life hits ‘Moondance’ ‘Brown Eyed Girl’, ‘Days Like This’ and ‘Crazy Love’ are available on the Freegal site now.
You can download five songs a week with Freegal. Five. Every week. Free. (Videos count as two songs.)