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Is Your Branch Library Closed? We’re Always Open Online!

We know that - sometimes - you work on that paper late at night. Or you plan that vacation after the kids have gone to bed. Or you start thinking about retirement in the early morning, as you’re sitting at the office. And so, we want to be available to you!

Stark Library has over 500,000 ebooks, shows, and more available 24/7 from our online library and content apps. You can enjoy all the ease of the cloud, without ever paying a dime or enduring another commercial.

All you need is a library card to get started!


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(Ohio Digital Library)

290,000+ ebooks
31,000+ audiobooks

Borrowing: Up to 10 items at a time. Check out for 21 days.

Notable Features: New titles added weekly. Special sub-sites for kids and teens ensure they are browsing age appropriate materials. Sync your progress and bookmarks between multiple devices. Download the easy-to-use Libby app built by Overdrive to access Library materials.

Get Started

  1. Click the “Open Overdrive” button below
  2. If prompted to Sign In, select Stark Library as your library
  3. Enter your library card number to sign in
  4. Now that you have an OverDrive account, browse online or download the Libby mobile app to continue.

Open Overdrive

Get the Libby/Overdrive App

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25,000+ movies & TV 
275,000+ music albums

Borrowing: Up to 14 items per month. Check out for two weeks.

Notable Features: New items added weekly. All titles always available–no holds ever! Offers hit albums as well as hard to find niche music. Choose to receive email updates about new additions.

Get Started

  1. Click the “Open Hoopla” button below
  2. At Hoopla, click “Get Started” to start the sign up process by entering an email address and password
  3. When prompted, choose Stark Library and enter your library card number
  4. You’re done! Browse online or download the Hoopla mobile app to continue

Open Hoopla

Get the App

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How to Watch on TV

Instructions for Roku TV Instructions for Apple TV Instructions for Amazon Fire TV

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150+ digital magazine subscriptions

Borrowing: Unlimited e-magazines. Check out indefinitely.

Notable Features: Download back issues of your favorite magazines for offline viewing in the app, or read online. Receive automatic email notifications whenever a new issue comes out.

Get Started

  1. Click the “Open RBdigital” button below
  2. At RBdigital's Stark Library page, click “Create New Account”
  3. Enter your desired account details
  4. You’re done! Browse online or download the RBdigital mobile app to continue

Open rbdigital

Get the App

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Access at Your Fingertips
with the Stark Library App!

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At work. On the go. At the store. In another state.
Wherever you are, you can access the Library’s
collections, register for an event, or even reserve an item by simply reaching into your pocket. The Library goes with you!

  • Search our catalog for books, magazines, movies, music and devices
  • Read summaries and reviews of our 1 million+ items
  • Place items on hold for convenient pick-up at any of our locations
  • Check out our librarians’ latest reading recommendations
  • Renew items and see where you are in the holds queue
  • Access our digital collection of eBooks, audiobooks, movies, music, and magazines
  • Find and register for library events, classes and workshops
  • And More!

Get the App

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