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Your Library @ Home is now the Digital Resources Library
posted on 08/15/2022.

Visit the new Digital Resources Library (formerly Your Library @ Home).

The Huntington Beach Public Library is pleased to provide a growing collection of resources that can be accessed online via your computer, tablet, and phone. All of the resources listed on this site are 100% free to Huntington Beach Public library cardholders.

Our resources are grouped in the following categories:

  1. Articles, Journals, & NewspapersCurious about the world around you? These resources allow our patrons to access current and historic newspaper articles, transcripts of various news sources, and even scholarly, research articles.
  2. Business and CareerLooking to learn new or improve on some skills for work? These resources grant our patrons access to paid, professional learning platforms such as LinkedIn Learning. Many of these resources have been generously provided by the California State Library as part of the American Rescue Plan Act.
  3. Downloadable Books, Movies, & MusicDo you use your phone or tablet for reading, watching movies, or listening to music? Download these free apps and use your library card to borrow free books, movies, and music.
  4. Genealogy & HistoryResearching your family or community's history? These resources grant patrons access to primary and secondary texts such as history texts, encyclopedia articles, newspapers, census data, and much more.
  5. ReadingUnable to visit the library? These resources allow you to access and check out eBooks, audiobooks, and even comics. Not sure where to start? Use Novelist Plus or HBPL's Shelf Help service for personalized reading recommendations. 
  6. Study and Test PreparationAre you planning on returning to school or the workplace? The resources in this category provide patrons with access to tutors, study materials, and even "Digital Navigators" who will help you with personal, technology issues. 


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