Our Mobile Library

"Get the Apps"
On this page are applications that can be downloaded to your portable device.  These apps can access your library account or open up other mobile versions of library products.  Place a Hold for a new book you just saw by scanning its barcode.  Learn a new language while you travel.  Borrow a book to read on your phone, tablet or computer.   All these apps give you the power of your library right in the palm of your hand.  A valid Palm Beach County library card is required.

If you have an Apple iOS, Android, BlackBerry or Windows Mobile powered device, follow the links below or scan the appropriate QR code to learn more about and to download these apps.  QR code readers are available from your App Store, the Android Market, Blackberry App World and Windows Marketplace.

Ask a Librarian
Ask a Librarian provides virtual reference services through live chat and text messaging from 10 a.m. to midnight Sunday through Thursday (ET), and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday (ET). E-mail reference assistance is available to patrons 24 hours per day, seven days per week. Have a question? Ask a librarian!

The Ask a Librarian Android app is available from the Play Store.

The Ask a Librarian Apple app is available from iTunes.

Axis360 AppZone
The AppZone offers several apps for accessing ebooks and audiobooks:
the axisReader for eBooks, Axis 360 with a built-in audiobook player, Blio for interactive eBooks and Adobe Digital Editions for eBooks on computers.
Visit the App Zone to download any or all of these apps for computers and mobile devices.
BookMyne is a mobile app that allows catalog searching, placing holds, barcode scanning, social media integration with Goodreads and New York Times bestseller cross-referencing. It is available for iPhone, iPad and Android devices.

QR code
Scan for Android

The BookMyne Apple app is available from iTunes.

Byki, aka Transparent Language
Byki Mobile allows you to take Byki Online language learning "on the go" with your Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad and Android device.
The Byki Android app is available from the Play Store
or the Amazon Appstore.
The Byki Apple app is available from iTunes.
Flipster is a digital magazine. Download and read many of your favorite magazines or your computer or tablet.

Visit the Google Play Store to download for Android tablets
or visit this link to download for Kindle Fire.

Visit the iTunes store to download for iPad.

Freegal Music gives you access to millions of songs which are yours to keep. Download 5 songs each week.

Scan for Android
*not all Android devices are compatible
The Freegal Apple app is available from iTunes.
Gale AccessMyLibrary Public Edition
AccessMyLibrary uses GPS to find libraries within a 10-mile radius of your location, then gives you free, unlimited access to their Gale online resources. For iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad and Android.
Access My Library is available from the Play Store for Android. The Access My Library app is available from iTunes.
Hoopla Digital lets you instantly borrow free digital movies, music, and more, 24/7 with your library card.
hoopla is available from the Play Store for Android
and from the Amazon Appstore
hoopla for iOS devices is available from iTunes.
Enjoy audiobooks and eBooks from the library on your portable device with the Overdrive Media Console. For devices that run Android, BlackBerry, iPhone iOS, Windows Mobile.

Scan for all devices
The ReferenceUSA for iPad App can help you find new business opportunities, research executives and companies, track down addresses and phone numbers and search for jobs.
The ReferenceUSA iPad app is available from iTunes.
Tutor.com To Go™ is the mobile iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch companion for Tutor.com, and the only education app that connects you to an expert tutor for real-time help.
The Tutor.com Apple app is available from iTunes.
Revised: 03/2015

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