Magazines & Media

Download or stream magazines and media to your device with your FNSB library card and these apps.

For comprehensive information about how to get started, visit this LibGuide:  eMaterials!  Libby, OverDrive, hoopla and More.

If you need personal one-on-one help connecting your device to our services, click here to Book-a-Librarian and one of our staff members will be happy to assist you.

OverDrive | Libby

app-icon click here to go to OverDrive

Access more than 3200 magazines in the Alaska Digital Library with OverDrive, or the newer, Libby app!

The OverDrive app is the classic original app from the OverDrive company.  It was the groundbreaking app for borrowing eMaterials from libraries and schools!  

Libby is the one tap reading app created by OverDrive for a user-friendly reading experience with a beautiful interface for readers of all ages.  It has a well-designed interface for reading magazines on your device.  Most people now prefer the Libby app which is OverDrive's recommended app. 

To compare and understand which to use, visit the Comparison of Apps page on our eMaterials LibGuide.   From there, easily navigate to the Libby or OverDrive pages on the Guide for information on how to get started!


HOOPLA app icon - click here to visit Hoopla

hoopla is a digital media service that allows you to borrow ebooks, audiobooks, comics, music, movies, and TV shows. Stream titles or take them on the go with the hoopla app.

For comprehensive information, visit the hoopla page of our eMaterials LibGuide.