LUV (Overdrive), a GMLC (Green Mountain Library Consortium) project, provides downloadable audio and eBooks. The collection contains around 17,000 items. The library is also an Overdrive Advantage library which means we have the option to purchase popular items solely for our patrons use. Login to LUV to gain access to these items. We recommend using the Libby app with LUV. To access you will need your full Dorothy Alling Library card barcode number and password.
Hoopla Digital is a media service through which you may access and enjoy over half a million titles in six different formats: Movies, TV, Music, eAudiobooks, eBooks, Comics & Graphic Novels. With Hoopla there are no hold lists!
On mobile devices, borrowed materials can be temporarily downloaded and accessed offline via the app or on a computer. As a Dorothy Alling Memorial Library cardholder, you may borrow up to 5 items per month.
To register for Hoopla Digital simply download the Hoopla Digital app from Apple or Google Play on your mobile device. You will need to enter in your email and a password of your choosing. Once that is done enter your Dorothy Alling library card barcode. Hoopla also works with most Roku and Fire TV devices.
LearningExpress contains academic and career-related solutions in one easy to use platform. It includes skill-building in reading, writing, math, science, college admissions exams, occupational licensing tests, workplace skills improvement, career exploration, computer skills and much more! The subscription also includes Job & Career Accelerator, a platform where job seekers can explore occupations, scholarships, jobs, learn how to write resumes and gain skills.
To get started click on this link and go to Sign In/Register on the menu. Click Register under New User. To create an account simply enter your name and email address and create a password. If you would rather not use an email click on "I'd rather NOT register with my email" and enter in a username, password and security question. Make sure and write these down as the library cannot retrieve them. We hope you enjoy this offering sponsored by the VT Department of Libraries.
Make learning a new language part of your life with Mango. The Friends of the Dorothy Alling Library are pleased to sponsor an online language-learning product named Mango. This free service is available to all DAML cardholders. Pick from over 70 languages as well as ESL (English as a second language) courses, movies in other languages and specialty courses.
Pick a basic course to quickly learn basic words and phrases or a complete course to move beyond the basics! There are also apps available for iPad's, iPhone's and Androids. See the support page on the Mango site for help in addressing any concerns. Ready to start learning? Simply click here or on the Mango logo and enter your Dorothy Alling Library card number.
We are happy to offer RBdigital Magazines for Libraries! DAML patrons may browse, checkout and read magazines in a browser or via a mobile app. Once a magazine is checked out it may be be kept as long as you wish. All you need to get started is your valid Dorothy Alling Memorial Library card. To start click on this link to create a login: "Create New Account". RBdigital offers full-color digital magazines for anytime, anywhere reading on desktops, mobile devices, and apps. Your library's collection of popular digital magazines includes both new and backlist titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limits.
Universal Class, an online continuing education program, is available to Dorothy Alling Library patrons at no cost! There are over 500 classes available in many subject areas such as arts and crafts, medical skills, finance, genealogy, personal care, animal care, career development and more! Each person is welcome to enroll in up to five courses at one time and will have up to six months to finish each course. Every course has a real instructor that can be communicated with via email. To use, simply go to Universal Class and enter in the full barcode number on your Dorothy Alling Library card.
Part of the Vermont online Library, Chilton offers their online repair database and service manuals for most makes and models of cars. All you need is your library card to use this great resource for free!
Important Notice for RBdigital Users
Recently RBDigital was purchased by KKR which also owns Overdrive(LUV). They have made the decision to only support Overdrive(LUV) and remove RBDigital. As of Wednesday, December 16th, RBDigital will no longer be available for use. RBDigital Magazines is not changing at this time.
We invite you to use the other excellent download services that are available to you.
Overdrive(LUV) has over 17,000 audiobooks and eBooks.
Hoopla Digital has a large collection of audiobooks, eBooks, music, movies, comics & graphic novels.
Many of the audiobook titles offered on RBDigital were from the publisher Recorded Books and, until now, were not available on any other eBook platforms. While the RBDigital items will not transfer to Overdrive(LUV) they will be available for the Library to purchase from Pverdrive. If you have a favorite author please let us know so that we can review the suggestion.