Maricopa County Library

Maricopa County Library has a wide range of services.  They require that you are a resident and have an active library card.  You can find out more at

Ed Robson Branch holds various courses and events every month, here is a link to their Event Calendar.


  • ConsumerReports.Org Full access to the website.
  • Flipster Read nearly 40 of the most popular and previously unavailable electronic magazines in your browser or with the Flipster app.
  • Freading Over 70,000 e-book titles available now with no waitlists.
  • Freegal 24/7 streaming of over 10 million songs plus the ability to download five songs a week that you can keep forever!
  • Gale eBooks Arts, biographies, reference, science, and more. Gale eBooks is always available with no waiting list.
  • hoopla A huge selection of popular audiobooks, e-books, albums, movies, TV programs, and graphic novels all available to check out right now via your browser or the hoopla app with no holds lists.
  • Kanopy Stream a massive selection of over 25,000 video titles via web browsers and apps.
  • OverDrive Free access to over 200,000 popular e-books and audiobooks: bestsellers, non-fiction, young adult and more. Read and listen via the OverDrive app or in your Web browser.
  • RBdigital Downloadable magazines along with fiction, non-fiction and genre audiobooks, and e-books. Requires a free RBdigital account.
  • TumbleBooks Online stories for kids. Reading with animation, music, and fun! Picture books, chapter books, non-fiction, graphic novels, and more.

Learning Resources

  • Gale Courses Gale Courses offers a wide range of highly interactive, instructor-led courses that you can take entirely online.   As a library cardholder in good standing, you are entitled to these courses at no cost. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month.
  • LearningExpress Library Tests, Tutorials and E-books.
  • Rocket Languages Rocket Languages has online language-learning courses that are practical, powerful, and proven to work.