Entertainment & Hobbies

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Thu, February 3, 2022

Learn 163 languages with 12 million interactive audio lessons from Bluebird.

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Mon, July 2, 2018

Pairs more than 120 animated stories with a best-selling nonfiction eBook from Scholastic on a similar subject.

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Mon, December 3, 2018

More than 1,000 award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists.

Freegal Music
Fri, November 30, 2012

Free music service offering download or streaming access to more than 15 million songs.

Mon, February 10, 2014

Thousands of movies, television, music, digital audiobooks, ebooks, and digital comic books for free.

Kanopy Kids
Mon, April 30, 2018

Highlights films and TV series for kids that inspire and inform.

Thu, May 11, 2017

Strong collection of independent, international, documentary, and early films.

Kansas City Public Library app
Sun, March 15, 2020

Manage your Library account anywhere, anytime.

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Wed, January 12, 2022

Libby is the mobile app for the OverDrive service. Using Libby, you can browse, checkout, download and stream tens of thousands of eBooks and audiobooks from the OverDrive collection curated by the Library.

Tue, July 2, 2019

Recordings of public domain texts.

LinkedIn Learning
Tue, June 23, 2015

Online learning for business, technology, and creative skills.

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Tue, March 22, 2022

A digital cookbook and cooking guide alike that helps home cooks of every level discover, save and organize the world’s best recipes, while also helping them become better, more competent cooks.

New York Times logo
Tue, March 22, 2022

Engaging word and visual games — including the Mini Crossword, followed by Spelling Bee, Letter Boxed, Tiles and Vertex.

Novelist Plus
Wed, May 7, 2008

Novelist offers descriptions of thousands of books, fiction and nonfiction. Select favorite titles, authors, themes, or genres, and get suggested read-alikes.

Open Library
Tue, July 2, 2019

Free public domain eBooks.

Libby app logo
Mon, November 3, 2008

Checkout eBook and digital audiobooks.

OverDrive for Kids
Tue, February 16, 2016

eBooks and digital audiobooks for kids.

OverDrive teens
Tue, July 2, 2019

eBooks and digital audiobooks for teens.

Tue, July 2, 2019

Free public domain eBooks.

Mon, June 23, 2014

Tutorials for over 80 languages, including ESL.