Browse, check out and download popular titles from VPL's new eBook collection.
An online audiobook library collection of streaming audiobooks for children and adults. Listen online.
Borrow free ebooks, audiobooks and comic books with your library card.
An all-new, easy-to-use website and platform for you to download audiobooks.
Check out and download eBooks and eAudiobooks using your library card.
Free access to a variety of Canadian independent authors’ eBooks, and a worldwide collection of Library Journal Select eBooks that are recommended by professional book reviewers. A Classics Collection with multiple simultaneous use is also available through the BiblioBoard platform.
TumbleBook Library offers online eBooks for kids! Not only are the books animated, but they are narrated too! Play games and puzzles! TumbleBook Library also offers some books in French and Spanish.
TumbleBookCloud offers titles for middle school AND high school! This collection contains YA/Teen novels, classics, poetry, short stories, YA/Teen audiobooks, popular graphic novels, and world class educational videos from National Geographic.
With reading levels from grades 3-8, TumbleBookCloud Junior is a great option for adventurous young readers who wish to go beyond the picture book collection in TumbleBookLibrary!
Borrow free digital video with your library card. Gain access to Hoopla titles - available for instant streaming or temporarily download - and watch on your smartphone, tablet or computer.
Instant access to 4000 newspapers from 100 countries in 60 languages! The newspapers appear in their original format and original languages.
Zinio offers full color, interactive digital magazines for your enjoyment. Browse from VPL's collection of popular titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download.
Borrow free music with your library card.
An online music library containing over 1.6 million streaming audio tracks of classical music, jazz, world, and folk music - more than 100,000 albums' worth! Stream on your computer or on your mobile device with the Naxos Music Library (NML) app.
Vaughan Public Libraries' mobile app is available to download from Apple App Store and Google Play.
With VPL's mobile app, you will have the ability to:
Over 4000 full-content newspapers from 100 countries in 60 languages in just one app! Newspapers are often available before they hit the newsstands in their respective countries and archived issues are kept for up to two weeks.
Requirements: Download 5 free newspapers daily over the library's WiFi, then read them offline, anywhere you like.
Borrow an iPad, explore the library-recommended apps, test out your productivity, even play a few games!
VPL offers circulating iPads that you can check out and take home to use. Check the iPads' availability information at VPL branches.
Loan Period: 7 Days
Late Fine: $2 per day
VPL is now offering MiFi wireless hotspots for check-out at the Dufferin Clark Library. The MiFi is a device that allows you to connect to the Internet. It is portable so you can connect a mobile device almost wherever you go. However, please note that the MiFi may not be compatible with all wireless devices.
Any customer with a valid VPL library card may check out the MiFi.
Loan Period: 21 days
Late Fine: $2 per day
Each MiFi Kit includes: