Your MPLD library card and these apps give you free access to many of our in-depth research databases and other online resources that are available by mobile device. Download these apps from the links below.





The AccessMyLibrary provides you access to the following library databases: Chilton's Car RepairDemographics NOWGale Virtual Reference LibraryGeneral Reference Center Gold, and Sources in U.S. History Online:The Civil War. When opening the app for the first time it will use your location to determine your local library. If the McHenry Public Library District is not the first choice you can search for the library using the map.





The EbscoHost App provides access to the following databases: BIR Entertainment, Books Index with Reviews, and Small Engine Repair. The Consumer Reports database is not available through this app as it is only available to individual subscribers.






Borrow comics, ebooks, eaudiobooks, movies, music and television shows instantly with your library card and the hoopla app. Titles steam automatically and are returned at the end of the lending period. 





 Mango Languages

Study over 17 different languages on the go with the Mango app. Each langauge includes lessons on vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar, and culture. Sign in with your exsisting Mango Languages account or create one with your MPLD library card number. 







OneClickDigital from Recorded Books has downloadable audiobooks from some of today's most popular authors for adults and children. 




OnePlay lets library users download and play games for free on PCs and AndroidTM devices. OnePlay features over 1,500 PC games and over 500.






Borrow eBooks and digital audiobooksfrom your library using the OverDrive app on your mobile device.







The Zinio App is a digital newsstand for magazine lovers. This service gives you access to premiere magazines, easy-to-use features and incredible free content. Must create a Zinio account through an internet browser prior to logging into the app. Kindle apps are for Kindle HD & HDX models only.