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Digital books, audiobooks, music, and movies

Use Hoopla for eBooks, audiobooks, music, movies & more!  Instantly borrow entertainment and educational material from our website or through the Hoopla app on a tablet or smartphone.  The content is always available–no waiting!

For help getting started, contact us or visit the Hoopla Support Site.

Kanopy offers free access to thousands of movies with your Verona Public Library card. Stream titles Apple TV, iPhone, iPad, Android, Android TV, Chromecast, Roku, Fire TV, and Fire Tablet. 

Access OverDrive for downloadable eBooks & audiobooks.  For tips on getting started, visit OverDrive’s website.

eBooks for kids! The Library is happy to offer Tumble Book Library, a collection of animated eBooks for kids with your library card. Signing up is easy! For help, view this tutorial.

Digital Magazines & Newspapers

Unlimited digital access to your favorite magazines! RBdigital for Libraries, the world’s largest digital library newsstand, offers full-color, interactive digital magazines. Browse our collection of popular titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download.  Grab your library card, then sign up/log in in the upper right corner (it’s easy!).

Use Newsbank’s America’s News to explore and stay informed on local and national topics, people, and events in areas such as business, health, education, jobs & careers, political & social issues and more.  Features a wide variety of credible, vetted news sources from across New Jersey and spanning the U.S.  Verona-Cedar Grove Times is among the many titles included (2008 – present).  Available remotely 24/7 on any device with your library card.

Star Ledger Collection – [1989-Current]

Explore Essex County and Newark history through local news, events and people with the Star Ledger Collection. Search current and archived issues with full-color newspaper pages, full-text articles and content only published online. Available remotely 24/7 on any device.

Homework Help and Tutoring

Brainfuse provides online tutoring for students in grades K-12 and adult learners. Live tutors are available every day from 2 PM – 11 PM.

Check out NoveList and discover books by your favorite authors and book suggestions and read-alike lists for your favorite books. Go to Jersey Clicks and select NoveList to get started. 

Digital Learning

DigitalLearn.Org is a collection of free online tutorials and courses for those new to computers, are a little unsure and uncomfortable, or just need a bit of a refresher.  These tools will help you tackle technology at your own pace and gain the confidence you need to succeed. 


Provided by the New Jersey State Library, Job and Career Accelerator is a free resource that helps you create resumes and cover letters, learn interviewing techniques, and prepare for related exams. Access millions of job listings.

Provided by the New Jersey State Library. Rosetta Stone is a language learning software available to library card holders.  


Online Research

Use Britannica Library to discover encyclopedia articles, multimedia, primary sources, e-books, and other learning resources.

Provided by the Friends of the Verona Public Library

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Search Consumer Reports to find industry trusted ratings and reviews for 8,500+ products and services.

EBSCOhost is a collection of databases that offers full-text articles, abstracts, and images from over 1,700 popular periodicals.

Provided by the New Jersey State Library. Heritage Quest Online  is a comprehensive treasury of American genealogical resources that will help New Jersey residents find their ancestors.  

JerseyClicks is New Jersey’s online statewide research portal for residents. JerseyClicks databases cover such subjects as health, history, business, education, science, current events, literature, and popular fiction.

Explore academic content on JSTOR that is open to everyone, everywhere. Search thousands of free journal articles and open access book chapters.

JerseyClicks One Search

You can also use One Search to find thousands of magazine and journal articles, primary sources, educational videos, encyclopedia articles, eBooks and more in just seconds. 

Provided by the New Jersey State Library. Legal Information Reference Center provides exclusive online full text for many of the top consumer legal reference books, contains more than 225 full-text publications and thousands of legal forms. A majority of the full-text legal reference books are provided through Nolo, the nation’s oldest and most-respected provider of legal information for consumers and small businesses.

Formerly Reference USAReference Solutions provides detailed, current directory information on more than 12 million U.S. Businesses, 102 million U.S. residents, 683,000 U.S. healthcare providers, as well as 1 million Canadian businesses and 11 million Canadian residents.