Library adds all-you-can-stream digital content

Published on February 17, 2022

The Grand Prairie Library's digital platform Hoopla has added a new way to access documentaries, online courses, and magazines. Hoopla BingePass gives you unlimited access to great online content for 7 days - all with a single hoopla borrow. Hoopla BingePass currently offers 3 categories of digital content, with mroe to come.

Curiosity Stream Watch high-quality and engaging documentaries and nonfiction series from the Curiosity Stream BingePass. Use one borrow to access an ever-growing collection of award-winning original and curated factual films, shows, and series covering science, nature, travel, history, technology, and more. Curiosity Stream's curated collections help you discover more about your favorite topics. With the Curiosity Stream BingePass, there is always something new to learn!

Magazines Read current issues of 50+ popular and in-demand magazines with the Magazines BingePass. From health to home décor, business to baking or anything in between, there's a magazine you'll love. With a reading experience designed specifically for digital use, it's easy to read hoopla Magazines on a mobile device or your computer, and you can even listen to the articles! Some titles:

  • Car & Driver
  • Cosmopolitan
  • Country living
  • Esquire
  • HGTV
  • Popular Mechanics
  • Reader's Digest
  • Texas Monthly

The Great Courses Science, history, wellness, travel - no matter your interest, learn more about it with The Great Courses BingePass. Your single BingePass borrow allows you 7 days of access to more than 50 Great Courses. From Inventions that Changed the World to a Visual Guide to the Universe, you'll find something to challenge and increase your knowledge and understanding.

 

Hoopla is one of the Library's digital platforms, offering downloadable ebooks, audiobooks, video, and music. Your Hoopla account is free with your library card. Create your account at hoopladigital.com, or download the Hoopla Digital app. You get 10 borrows a month, to use for whatever format you choose. 

Learn more about other library services at gptx.org/library.