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  • Kanopy
  • The Great American Read
  • Database of the Month
  • Atlantic City 9/27
  • Wed Movie




We are excited to announce  hoopla digital
a new digital media service through 
which you may access and enjoy over a
half a million titles from six different formats:

Movies, TV, Music Albums, eAudiobooks, eBooks, and Comics/Graphic Novels.

Includes hoopla for kids
and the hoopla  Book Club Hub available at  theclub.hoopladigital.com

 All in one location, from your computer, tablet or Smartphone!

No Hold Lists
Checkout up to 5 titles per month
Movies & TV series are available for checkout for 3 days
Music is available for checkout for 7 days
Audioooks, eBooks and comic books are available for checkout for 21 days
Automatic return feature eliminates late fees

On a mobile device, borrowed content may be temporarily
downloaded and accessed offline or, 
in either the app or on a computer,
may be enjoyed while connected to the internet by streaming.

To register for hoopla with your library card, download the hoopla app
from your Apple or Google Play store on your mobile device.

If you are using a computer, visit www.poblib.org/emedia
Click on hoopla









The Plainview-Old Bethpage Public Library is pleased to offer
the popular on-demand film streaming service for
POB cardholders


Films can be streamed from any computer, television,
mobile device 
or platform by downloading the kanopy app
for iOS, Android, AppleTV, Chromecast or Roku (not the library's Roku!)

Kanopy showcases more than 30,000 of the world's best films,
including award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles,
film festival favorites, indie and classic films, and world cinema
with collections from Kino Lorber, Music Box Films, Samuel Goldwyn,
The Orchard, The Great Courses, PBS and thousands of independent filmmakers -
and Kanopy Kids!


Click here to create an account and start streaming today:

Click on the appropriate link at the bottom of the 
Kanopy homepage for information 
on how to use Kanopy on different devices.
Click on "SUPPORT" for all other questions





The Great American Read

the great american read

THE GREAT AMERICAN READ is an eight-part series on PBS
that explores and celebrates the power of reading, told through the prism of
America’s 100 best-loved novels (as chosen in a national survey).
It investigates how and why writers create their fictional worlds, how we as
readers are affected by these stories, and what these 100 different books have
to say about our diverse nation and our shared human experience.  

Click here for a list of America’s 100 most-loved books brought to you by The Great American Read. 

Database of the Month


Grove Art Database TAB 

Grove Art Online


The authority on art from pre-history to present day --

The foremost scholarly art encyclopedia, updated regularly and covering
global art and architecture from prehistory to present day.
Includes peer-reviewed articles contributed by nearly 7,000 scholars from around the world,
accompanied by images, bibliographies, and links to additional resources.

--encompassing all aspects of visual culture




Atlantic City 9/27

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 Bus Trip To Resorts Casino
Atlantic City
Thursday, Sept. 27
One Bus - $27 pp, bonus: $25 slot play
Checks ONLY, payable to Plainview-Old Bethpage Public Library

Registration Information - 

  • Begins Wednesday, September 5 at 9:00 am
    for POB School District residents. Opens to all
    Wednesday, September 12. Call 938-0077 for space availability.

  • Numbers for place in line will be distributed at 9:00 am.

  • Two tickets per person. CHECKS ONLY, payable to Plainview-Old Bethpage Public Library.

  • Seat selection must be made at the time of registration.

  • No smoking on bus.

  • Do not park in Library's parking lot or Morton Village Plaza (3 hr. time limit is enforced).

  • Be a good neighbor. Please don't park on Joel Pl. between Morton Blvd. and Helen Ave.


Thursday, September 27

9:30 am departure
$27.00 per person

Checks ONLY, payable to Plainview-Old Bethpage Public Library


Wed Movie

September 26 - Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
7:30 pm ONLY

After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at William Willoughby, the town's revered chief of police.
Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, Sam Rockwell.

1 hours 55 mins (R)

For a more detailed plot summary click on the image

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