Even though we are closed until further notice and American citizens are being asked to stay in their homes for the next few weeks, you can still use your library from the comfort of your own home! If you have any questions while we are closed, please email us at help@fountaindale.org or use our text a librarian service.

Get a Library Card

If you don’t have a library card yet, we’re offering temporary cards to district residents to give you access to our digital collection and eResources. Follow these steps to apply:

  • Check that you live within our district boundaries.
  • Complete the “register now” form on our OPAC.
  • Filling out the form will give you instant access to your account and our catalog.
    • Within 24 hours, a Fountaindale staff member will contact you to verify your card is active. At that time, you can start using our digital collection and eResources.
    • Your library card is good for 30 days. Once we reopen, you must come to the library in person with two forms of identification to receive your physical library card.

Download & Stream

Need something to read? We have an abundance of eBooks, eMagazines, eNewspapers and graphic novels! Be sure to also check out Biblioboard for a great selection of books by local authors.

Need eBooks for kids? Tumblebooks has you covered. And be sure to give Bookflix a try to discover interactive books and videos.

Need something to watch? You can stream award-winning films, indie hits, concerts, British TV and much more. Kids can get in on the fun with unlimited play credits on Kanopy Kids!

Need something to listen to? Enjoy thousands of eAudiobooks and download and stream music from your favorite artists.

Explore our digital collection now!

eLearning

We have an excellent variety of eResources to help your kids continue their studies at home. Whether you’re looking for online tutoring, sources for your research paper or videos on topics you’re learning in school, our tools for kids will keep them engaged and learning.

Be sure to check out all of Scholastic’s “Flix” resources for science, social studies and history homework help!

Explore our eLearning resources for kids now!

Our eLearning resources aren’t just for kids! Adults can learn a new language, craft to your heart’s desire, enhance your careerdiscover your family history or make informed business decisions with our treasure trove of eResources.

Give Hoonuit a try to access how-to training on hundreds of common software applications and devices, and try instructor-led courses ranging from professional development to technology skills and personal enrichment with Universal Class.

Explore our eResources now!

Studio 300 from Home

Studio 300, our state-of-the-art digital media lab, is full of media creation software and other resources available for our patrons to use. But when you can’t get to the Studio, you can still use your Chromebook (or just the Google Chrome browser) to open up a world of creative possibilities.

Explore Studio 300 from home now!

Just for Fun

Looking for activities to pass the time? Here’s some fun things that might help.