Mobile Options

Access these helpful library resources, including some great apps, on your mobile device!  

Print from Your Device

Mobile printing: Now you can upload a document from anywhere on almost any device and print it at any Boise Public Library location. Mobile Print  |  Instructions

Download eBooks or Music

Freegal.pngFreegal Music: With your Boise Public Library card and our Freegal Music service, you can download up to three songs per week from the Sony music collection. Choose from thousands of artists, tens of thousands of albums, and hundreds of thousands of songs. Available on iOS or Android.

OverDrive.pngOverDrive ebook service: Download free eBooks, eAudio and eVideo from the Library - it's quick and easy! Our titles include selections for kids, teens and adults. Available on iOS or Android.

Use the Catalog 

Our new catalog is mobile-friendly - check it out!

You may also downoad the Lynx Libraries mobile app:Lynx_App_Logo

Click here for the iTunes App Store.

Click here to find it on Google Play. 

Learn a Language

Mango.pngMango Languages: Use this online language-learning system to learn languages like Spanish, French, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese, German, Mandarin Chinese, Greek, Italian and more! Available on iOS or Android.

Get Book Recommendations

NoveListPlus.pngNoveList Plus and NoveList K-8 Plus: Want to find a good fiction or nonfiction book to read? Use your favorite author, title, or plot device to find an adult, young-adult or children's book to read. Resources available for book talks and book clubs. Available on Android and iOS. (This is the EBSCO host app, which includes NoveList.)

Find Online Articles and Information

EBSCO.pngEBSCO Host research databases: Search over 8,000 magazines, journals, newspapers and eBooks covering multiple topics from health to history. See a full list of databases here. Available on Android and iOS.

GALE.pngGALE Cengage Learning resources: Get access to literary criticism, authors' biographical information, history, and science databases. Available on Android and iOS.

Medline.pngMedlinePLus Mobile: MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's website for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine:

ReferenceUSA.pngReference USA: A business directory of companies and organizations with contact information, employee size, sales revenues and other information. Includes U.S. Businesses and U.S. Consumers. Available on iOS (iPad only).

WorldCat.pngWorldCat Mobile: Search for local or national library resources using WorldCat:

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Telecirc: (208) 384-4450
TTY: 1-800-377-3529

Director: Kevin Booe

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