Hoopla is a digital media lending service supported by local libraries. Users can sign up with an email 

address, password and library card information. Hoopla provides access to the user’s local library 

collection of digital audiobooks with no wait times. This service is free to public library members and 

can be accessed from a web browser, smart phone, or tablet. 

Tutorial Video: http://www.chinookarch.ca/elibrary/eservices/hoopla

Loyal Books

Loyal Books provides users with a collection of free public domain audiobooks and e-books, and 

therefore does not require a library card to access. Many of the books available at this website are 

targeted for the high school audience. 

Tutorial video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rCxpFaBOYPw


Sora, by OverDrive is a borrowing service that allows students to borrow eBooks and audiobooks from 

your school's library with Sora. Setup is simple - just find your school and sign in. Then download 

favourite books to your device. 

Tutorial Support: https://resourcebank.ca/courses/sora-reading-application/view

Epic! Books

Epic! provides users with instant, unlimited access to thousands of books, videos and quizzes from 

leading publishers to help kids read, learn and grow. The intended audience of this tool is children ages 

5-12. This is a subscription-based resource that is free for teachers and librarians, but only accessible

during school hours.

Tutorial Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=smSuK1m56_I