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Creativebug logo

Go to CREATIVEBUG
https://www.creativebug.com/lib/lakeforestlibrary

What you can do with it

Choose from more than 1,000 award-winning art and craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists.

User Guide

  1. Start in your device's web browser and visit the Library's Creativebug link.
  2. Enter your Lake Forest Library card number, then set up an account with your email and password.
  3. You can now use your email and password to log in to Creativebug in your browser or the app.

How to access

App available, search for "creativebug" in your app store
Works on iOS, Android, smartphones, tablets ... just install the app
Works in computer browser
The Great Courses and Hoopla logos

Go to THE GREAT COURSES ON HOOPLA
https://www.hoopladigital.com/series/great-courses-audio/4202079721/titles

What you can do with it

The Great Courses are engaging, immersive learning experiences. These college-level courses are presented by exceptional professors chosen for their ability to teach. Hoopla has dozens of TGC eAudiobooks.

User Guide

Getting Started with the Hoopla app

Watch a tutorial

Amount

10 per month (total for Hoopla plus Hoopla Kids Mode)

Loan Period

3 weeks for eBooks, eAudiobooks, and Comics
3 days for Movies and TV shows
1 week for Music

How to access

App available, search for "hoopla" in your app store
Works on iOS, Android, smartphones, tablets ... just install the app
Works in computer browser
Works with Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, Fire TV, and Roku
The Great Courses and Kanopy logos

Go to THE GREAT COURSES ON KANOPY
https://lakeforestlibrary.kanopy.com/category/supplier/great-courses

What you can do with it

The Great Courses are engaging, immersive learning experiences. These college-level courses are presented by exceptional professors chosen for their ability to teach. Kanopy has dozens of TGC videos.

User Guide

Getting Started with Kanopy

Watch a tutorial

Amount

10 per month (total for Kanopy plus Kanopy Kids)

How to access

App available, search for "kanopy" in your app store
Works on iOS, Android, smartphones, tablets ... just install the app
Works in computer browser
Works with Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, Fire TV, and Roku
Lynda.com

Go to LYNDA
https://www.lynda.com/portal/sip?org=lakeforestlibrary.org

If you have trouble logging in to Lynda, please call their customer support at 1.888.33.LYNDA (1.888.335.9632), Monday–Friday, 8:00 am–7:00 pm.

What you can do with it

Be a lifelong learner with free tutorials from the industry leader in technology training. Enhance and expand your business, technology, and creative skills.

User Guide

Getting Started with Lynda

Watch a tutorial

How to access

App available, search for "lynda" in your app store
Works on iOS, Android, smartphones, tablets ... just install the app
Works in computer browser