Digital Media & Streaming
|Libby allows access to thousands of digital e-books, audiobooks, and magazines on your favorite device, 24/7. Apps are available for Android, iOS, Kindle Fire, Nook Tablet, and PC/Mac.
For assistance: Libby Help
|Kanopy provides on-demand streaming of over 30,000 of the world’s best films, including award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles, film festival favorites, indie and classic films, and world cinema. Films can be streamed from any computer, television, mobile device, or platform by downloading the Kanopy app for iOS, Android, AppleTV, Chromecast, or Roku. For assistance: Kanopy Help
|hoopla digital provides online and mobile access to thousands of movies, TV shows, music, audiobooks, eBooks and comic books. Apps are available for Apple, Android, Amazon, Chromecast, Apple TV, Android TV, Fire TV, and Roku. When registering for hoopla, please check the library listed on the back of your PPLC library card; it must match the one you select during account creation.
For assistance: Hoopla Help
Research & Learning
|Ancestry - Library Edition can be accessed inside the library only. It is a resource for genealogists and family researchers looking for census records, immigration information, passenger lists, birth, marriage, death, and military records.
|AtoZdatabases provides detailed information on U.S. businesses and residents for people searching, small business research, entrepreneurs looking for possible markets, students researching businesses by industry or segment, and company size and fundraising.
|Driving-Tests.org contains car, motorcycle, and CDL practice tests, as well as digital versions of the car, motorcycle, and CDL handbooks. It also includes an FAQ with over 100 questions and answers to assist you in acquiring your license.
|Florida Electronic Library offers access to multiple research databases of magazines, newspapers, almanacs, encyclopedias, and books, providing information on topics such as current events, education, business, technology, and health issues.
Gale LegalForms offers an easy-to-use, state-by-state and step-by-step approach to addressing basic legal matters and access to thousands of customizable online legal documents that are available anytime, anywhere.
Pronunciator is an online language-learning service that covers over 100 languages, including English as a Second Language (ESL). It focuses on building conversational skills using interactive online drills, quizzes, downloadable audio lessons and phrasebooks.
|Florida Kids teaches children about Florida's Cultures, settlements and facts about our great state. This site also provides information about Florida's state symbols like the state bird and state song.
|Kids InfoBits features a subject-based topic tree search and full-text, age-appropriate, curriculum-related magazine, newspaper and reference content for information on current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more.
|Gale In Context: Middle School contains age-appropriate videos, newspapers, magazines, primary sources, and more. Categories cover a range of the most-studied topics including cultures, government, people, U.S. and world history, literature, and more.
|LitFinder provides access to literary works and authors throughout history and includes more than 130,000 full-text poems and 650,000+ poetry citations, as well as short stories, speeches and plays.
|NetSmartz Kids offers age-appropriate resources to help teach children ages 5-17 how to be safer on- and offline. With resources such as videos, games, downloadable activities, and presentations, NetSmartz entertains while it educates.