Digital Entertainment

Borrow eBooks, eAudiobooks, magazines, movies, music, and television shows with the following resources! You can also pursue new hobbies with Creativebug and Universal Class!!



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Flipster is a collection of online magazines.  It currently includes Consumer Reports, All Recipes, Parents, People and Entertainment Weekly.  
Click on this link, enter your library card under Patron ID and access the titles!

Questions?  Click here for the answers to Flipster's Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

There is also a Flipster app for your phone or tablet. 
Go to your app store, search for “Flipster” and download the app! 
Select “BELLINGHAM PUBLIC LIBRARY” and click the words “Library Card.”
Enter your card number and start reading!

Freegal® Music is a free music service from your library. All you need is your Bellingham Library Card number! 
Freegal offers download or streaming access to more than 9.5 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists.
In total, the collection is comprised of music from over 28,000 labels with music that originates in over 100 countries.
There is no software to download, and there are no digital rights management (DRM) restrictions.

Click here to get started!

Bellingham Library Cardholders can download and stream movies, television shows, eBooks and eAudiobooks through Hoopla.


Patrons can check-out up to 4 Hoopla items each month.


Click here to get started!

Borrow eBooks, eAudiobooks, and magazines through OverDrive or Libby (the newer version of the OverDrive app). 

For instructions about downloading to various devices, please click on the appropriate link for your device.
iPad, iPhone, or iPod
Kindle - Black and White
Nook Tablet, Kindle Fire, Android Devices
Smartphone/Tablet using the Libby app
Traditional eReader

Reciprocal lending with other Massachusetts library networks is now giving patrons access to more and more ebooks and eAudiobooks on the Overdrive platform. To learn more about this, click here.

Click here to download the Overdrive app!
Click here to download the Libby app!

UniversalClass™ offers hundreds of online continuing education classes facilitated by dedicated instructors sharing their knowledge on almost any imaginable topic.


Popular courses include:
Acrylic Painting 101

Cooking and Baking 101

Creative Writing Workshop
Digital Photography 101

Haunted Places

Sewing 101


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