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    Hi Raiders! You have access to lots of movies, music, comic books, audiobooks, ebooks, courses, and more - for free - by using your Student ID # to login to Seattle Public Libraries' online resources.

     

    Follow the steps below and feel free to reach out to me with any questions. You can message me on Schoology or email me at dgwest1@seattleschools.org.

     

    Setting up your SPL account:

    1. Go to spl.org

    2. Click "My Account"

    3. Type in your Username or Barcode and PIN

     

    Your Username or Barcode is 990000 (that's four zeros) + your Student ID # (which you can find on the Source if you don't know it). For example, if your Student ID # is 1234567, your Username or Barcode would be 9900001234567

     

    Your PIN is your birth month and day. For example, if your birthday was January 5, your PIN would be 0105.

     

    4. Once you login, you'll be asked if you want to link your current SPL account or create a new account. Choose "Create a new account." Fill in the details (choose a username, make sure the email is correct, etc.)

     

    5. You're ready to start accessing lots of great stuff for free! Here's the link to all the online resources: https://www.spl.org/online-resources/a-z-online-resources

     

    Featured Resources: 

    Some require you to create an account with an email address 

     

    FREE ONLINE CLASSES

    Lynda.com - free courses on business, software, technology, photography, videography, and more. Use online or download the app on your phone or tablet.

    snip from Lynda.com showing examples of course options 

     

    Mango Languages - Choose from over 70 languages to learn. Use online or download the app on your phone or tablet.

    graphic showing "hello" in different languages

     

    MOVIES & TV SHOWS


    Hoopla - Browse movies and tv shows, check out up to 15 titles per month. Use online or download the Hoopla app on your phone or tablet.

      graphic with word "hoopla"   hoopla logo

     

    Kanopy - Browse movies and documentaries, get 5 "play credits" per month. Use online or download the kanopy app on your phone or tablet.

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    EBOOKS, COMICS, & GRAPHIC NOVELS

    Hoopla - Browse lots of comics and graphic novels, check out up to 15 titles per month. Use online or download the Hoopla app on your phone or tablet.

    covers of 4 different books   hoopla logo

    Libby - Browse Seattle Public Libraries ebooks and read them on your phone, tablet, or computer

    two rows of book covers   Libby Logo with "Meet Libby" in white

     

    AUDIOBOOKS

    Libby - Browse Seattle Public Libraries audiobooks and listen to them on your phone, tablet, or computer

    two rows of book covers   Libby Logo with "Meet Libby" in white text  

     

    MUSIC 

    Freegal - Browse through over 15 million songs, unlimited streaming + 5 downloads. Use online or download the Freegal Music app on your phone or tablet.

    four record covers

     

    Hoopla - Browse various genres of music, check out up to 15 titles per month. Use online or download the Hoopla app on your phone or tablet

    4 record covers  hoopla logo

     

     

    MAGAZINES

    FlipsterBrowse magazines about a variety of topics. Use online or download the Flipster - Digital Magazines app on your phone or tablet.

    five different magazine covers