Apps

Free apps, full of free content from your library! 
Search for them in the Apple App Store or Google Play.


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Menlo Park Library

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Search the PLS catalog, place holds, access your account, and try these cool new features:
  • Use your eCard to check out materials.
  • Locate the nearest PLS member library in your location.
  • Scan an ISBN barcode from the back of a book to see if a copy is available at one of our libraries.
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Libby, by Overdrive

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New, popular eBooks and Audiobooks for iOS, Android, and Kindle. 
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RBdigital

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Over 5,500 eAudiobooks - choose Menlo Park as your library in the app.
   
160 full-page, full-color eMagazines - choose Redwood City as your library in the app.  (Menlo Park shares the subscription.)
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Skillsoft


Get eBooks, courses, and videos focusing on computer software, business skills and personal development. You can create a customized learning plan and advance your career with Skillsoft's IT certification preparation.  Sign In with the name peninsulals and select skillport.com from the drop-down.
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Kanopy

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Stream films anytime, anywhere on your preferred devices. 
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Flipster

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Eleven popular full-page, full-color eMagazines:  Time, Sports Illustrated, People, NY Review of Books, Money, World Soccer, The Atlantic, Inc., Uncut, Wallpaper and Sunset.
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The New York Times


Get 24 hours of free, unlimited access to articles, podcasts, documentaries and more.  Available in English, Spanish and Chinese.  Follow our specific NYT link, log in with your library card number and PIN, and click Create Account.  Then get the app and log in.
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Access My Library


Search articles in Magazines, Newspapers, and Reference books from the library's Gale database subscription.
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Mango Languages


Learn a new language on the go with hands-free features and offline accessibility.  First create a profile on the web site, then get the app and log in.
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ABC Mouse


The #1 digital learning program for ages 2-8!  To start, Check Out an Account.