Digital Services, Film, History

Classic Cinema at Home

Craving an escape into the Golden Age of Hollywood? Hoopla and Kanopy have got you covered! Both resources have a combined 800+ films instantly available for streaming with your library card. Check out some of the titles below! If you… Continue Reading…

Digital Services, Film, History, Pop Culture

Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween! Looking for great movies, books and more to celebrate Spooky Season? The library has tons of options to find the scary, sweet, classic and contemporary! Check out some of our resources below to get started. History Curious about… Continue Reading…

Digital Services, Film

Television on Hoopla

Looking for a new way to watch TV shows? Try Hoopla! Hoopla has a great selection of television from classics like the Dick Van Dyke show, to newer thrillers, British gems, mysteries, and comforting food shows or even Bob Ross.… Continue Reading…

Digital Services, eBooks, Reading

Audiobooks on Hoopla

Have you considered trying audiobooks? Audiobooks are great because they enable you to read without tying up your hands or eyes. You can listen to stories while driving, cleaning or walking! Interested in more of the conversation around audiobooks? Check… Continue Reading…

Digital Services, eBooks, Reading

Comics on Hoopla

Interested in reading comics? Try starting with Hoopla! There are so many new TV shows and films based on great comic series such as The Umbrella Academy, The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, and New Mutants. We have several ways to… Continue Reading…

Digital Services, Film, History, Music

Documentary Review: Mavis!

Mavis! Directed By: Jessica Edwards Released: 2016 Available On Kanopy (https://lindenhurstlibrary.kanopy.com/video/mavis-0) This is a documentary that provides a grounding, profound history, and understanding of the impact of Mavis Staples and The Staple Singers. The Staple Singers first formed in 1948… Continue Reading…

Digital Services, Film

Film Review: Mrs. Dalloway and The Hours

Mrs. Dalloway /The Hours Directed By: Marleen Gorris / Stephen Daldry Released: 1998 / 2002 Available On: Kanopy (https://lindenhurstlibrary.kanopy.com/video/mrs-dalloway)(https://lindenhurstlibrary.kanopy.com/video/hours) Review: Kanopy just added the 1998 version of Mrs. Dalloway starring Vanessa Redgrave. This version of the classic novel is regarded… Continue Reading…

Digital Services, Film, Music, News and Information, Pop Culture

Broadway From Home

With Broadway shows being suspended through the end of 2020, there are several options to see your favorite performances, songs and shows from home – the show must go on! Kanopy has several documentaries on different Broadway shows, their themes… Continue Reading…

Digital Services, Film, Music

Film Review: Hearts Beat Loud

Hearts Beat Loud Directed By: Brett Haley Released: 2018 Rating: PG13 Available On: Hoopla (https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/12269525) Review: If you are looking for a film that puts joy, hope and music at its center then look no further. This movie, directed by… Continue Reading…

Film, How to Guides, Music

How-to Guide: Hoopla

Some Hoopla Fast Facts Hoopla’s website is: https://www.hoopladigital.com/my/hoopla The library gives you 10 title credits per month Hoopla has more than just movies! With Hoopla you can access: movies, television, music, audio books, eBooks and comics Hoopla can be downloaded… Continue Reading…

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