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Acorn TV

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World-class mysteries, dramas, and comedies from Britain and beyond, including a full slate of original and exclusive programming.

Help & Guides

Borrowing Policies

You must be a resident of Des Moines, Windsor Heights, or rural Polk County to access Acorn TV. Access to Acorn TV is provided in 7 day licensing increments through the Des Moines Public Library's RBdigital collection. When your license expires, return to RBdigital to check out another. Your viewing history and preferences will be saved. Borrowers may have up to three RBdigital streaming licenses per 7 days.

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