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eBooks and eAudiobooks

You can read or listen to books on most mobile devices, tablets or your computer. All are free to borrow, and expire automatically, so there are no late fees. Cardholders must live in Des Moines or rural Polk County to access streaming and downloadable content.

Streaming Video

Looking for something to watch on family movie night - or date night? The library offers an alternative to expensive monthly streaming services - for free! Discover movies, TV shows and more - with the ability to watch on your phone, tablet, computer or smart TV - with these options. Cardholders must live in Des Moines or rural Polk County to access streaming and downloadable content.

Kanopy

Find tens of thousands of films - from award-winning modern movies to cinematic classics to the best of international and independent film.

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Pongalo

Vea más de 10,000 episodios de sus telenovelas y series de televisión favoritas, además de películas de América Latina, España, y EE. UU., ¡100% en español y a la carta!

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eMagazines

Rather than subscribing to multiple (expensive) magazines, why not browse and read what you want right on your phone, tablet, or computer. Cardholders must live in Des Moines or rural Polk County to access streaming and downloadable content.

RBDigital

Explore and read articles from top news, entertainment, lifestyle, and travel magazines, including National Geographic, The Economist, Food Network Magazine, Newsweek, and Us Weekly.

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Digital Support

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