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CPL Mobile

CPL Mobile makes it quick and easy to access the Calgary Public Library on the go! Search the Library’s catalogue, download items, manage your account, and find suggested reading instantly with your iOS device.



Want to search for Library books on your Android phone? Try the BookMyne App!

Giving you the functionality of your local library account, but on-the-go, BookMyne™ enables you to locate books, audio, video and other materials, and place holds.

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Freading offers an easy-to-use collection of over 15,000 ebooks and counting. Freading uses a token system and books are always available, with no wait-times or hold lists.

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Grow A Reader

Smiling, laughing, and learning! The Calgary Public Library Grow a Reader app teaches parents and caregivers how to develop early literacy skills in young children.

Grow a Reader takes the fun interactive rhymes, finger plays and songs from our popular early literacy programs and delivers them to you, wherever you are. Download it for free!



Listen to streaming classical, jazz and international music. Lots of it. Right to your phone, with a few simple steps.

Naxos Music Library is the most comprehensive collection of classical music available online. It includes the complete Naxos and Marco Polo catalogues of over 150,000 tracks, including Classical music, Jazz, World, Folk and Chinese music.



You want eBooks directly? OverDrive Media Console gives you on-the-go access to eBooks and audiobooks from the Library. If you want a quick look at what's available (or want to download to an eReader instead of using the App), click here.



Now, users of EBSCO resources can conveniently search EBSCO’s leading research databases anytime and anywhere using EBSCO’s mobile access technology. 



When you need credible information for life and learning from thousands of magazines, journals, encyclopedias and more, it’s all available 24/7. AccessMyLibrary Public Edition uses GPS to find public libraries within a 10-mile radius of the user's location then provides free access to credible Gale online resources.



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Get free access to more than 34 foreign language courses and 14 English as a second language courses through your Library account. Mango makes learning a new language fast, easy, and incredibly effective.





Read unlimited full colour popular magazines on your device anytime, anywhere, with no return dates—and keep them as long as you like. Five easy steps will get you started.