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Hoopla Instruction

Click on the icon below to access hoopla digital.

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• Access thousands of movies, television shows, music albums
• No holds...no waiting
• Borrow up to 10 items/month
• Loan Periods: Movies - 3 days Music - 7 days
• Borrowed content can be accessed without limit during the checkout period

Registering for and Using Hoopla  

Note: To register for Hoopla, you will need a valid Lambton County Library membership card and a PIN number. Contact your local branch If you need to register or renew your membership or need your PIN number. Click here for contact information.


On a Mobile Device

Note: Hoopla is compatible with Android devices running version 4.x of the OS or higher. It is compatible with Apple devices running iOS version 7.1 or higher. Some devices can be updated to these versions or higher. Check with your device manufacturer. Also, on Smartphones make sure you are connected to Wi-Fi because streaming/downloading can be expensive on a mobile data plan. 

  • Install the Hoopla Digital App from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store depending on what device you are using (you will need your App Store or Google Play store Login/password.)
  • Open the App and tap Sign Up.
  • Tap on or search for Lambton County Library
  • Fill out the form, you have to at least check the first box at the bottom in regards to allowing Hoopla to verify and exchange your registration information with us.
  • Tap Sign Up.
  • You can now browse or search for items to borrow.
  • You have two options for viewing borrowed items. You can tap 'Play' to stream the content OR you can tap on the cloud icon to download the content (this allows you to view it offline.)

On a PC or Mac

Note: You may be required to update your web browser to use Hoopla (Internet Explorer 10, Chrome 39, Firefox 32 and Safari 7 or newer is required.)

  • Go to www.hoopladigital.com , click on LOG IN in the top right.
  • On the login page, click Sign up Now.
  • Click on or search for Lambton County Library.
  • Fill out the form, you have to at least check the first box at the bottom in regards to allowing Hoopla to verify and exchange your registration information with us.
  • You can now browse or search for items to borrow.
  • To view borrowed items you will need to install Google's Widevine browser plugin. (https://tools.google.com/dlpage/widevine) Note: you can only stream borrowed content. Downloading is not permitted.