Get a Digital Library Card in a Few Easy Steps
“If you are 13 or older and live, work, attend school, or pay property taxes in New York State, you can get a free digital library card. Visitors to New York State can also apply for a temporary card.
With a digital library card you get free access to the Library’s wide array of digital resources—including e-books, databases, educational resources, and more.”
As a frequent user of ebooks and e-audiobooks, having access to the NYPL digital collection widens my selection tremendously. The expansive inventory of titles available is remarkable. Getting your NYPL library card can all be done remotely/online by visiting this link. Other resources available include Flipster for online magazines, LinkedIn Learning, Mango Languages, Learning Express, Career Cruising, remote learning resources for kids, teens and educators, and an 900,000+ digitized collection of documents, the Naxos Music Library, ScienceFlix, Tumblebooks, and the New York Times archives 1980-present. Be sure to take advantage of this free resource.