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Check out our premier services offered to MY Link card holders for FREE! Most services require an account creation after verifying your library card number and PIN. Checkout limits vary by service, so make sure to check your accounts regularly.






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Borrow Blockbusters

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Download and watch movies on your favorite device with your MY Link card and hoopla. Borrow up to 10 items per month. Keep movies for 72 hours.

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Academy Award Winners
Create an account in Kanopy with your MY Link card number to watch the best movies, documentaries, foreign films, and educational videos. Borrow up to 10 items per month.

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Titles in the Libby app

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eBooks & eAudiobooks

True Crime titles

Read or listen in your browser or download the Boundless app. Find eBooks and eAudiobooks from many genres including YA, Travel, Language Studies, Sci-Fi and many more.


Read Yokohama Station with Comics Plus

Borrow manga and comics of many genres for all ages with your library card and Library Pass Comics Plus. Read in your browser or get the app.


Borrow eBooks & eAudiobooks

Search for Houston Public Library and sign in with your MY Link card number and PIN to get curated selections for kids in the Libby app.


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Sign in with your library card number to start borrowing from Libby now. Check out up to 15 items at one time and keep for 14 days.



Albums and genres from Freegal Music
New Tunes

Jam out to tracks from your favorite movies with hoopla. Create an account with your MY Link card to borrow up to 10 items per month. Keep music for 7 days.

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Trending Playlists
Discover new music or see what's trending now in Freegal Music. Sign in with your library card to stream up to 5 hours of music per day, or even download and keep up to 5 songs per week.

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Newspapers & Magazines

International Newspapers from Pressreader

Your MY Link card gets you access to historical and current newspapers from Texas and all around the world. Start reading the Houston Chronicle, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and more.

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Read magazines in your browser on subjects like fashion, entertainment, technology, health, travel, and much more. Sign in to PressReader with your library card number and PIN and search for Houston Public Library to get started.

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