Broward Libraries offer apps and other digital resources for easily downloading free information and free entertainment, including films, TV shows and ebooks.
For online resources, you need your library card number. Obtaining a library card number is free online or in person for residents and those who work or attend school in Broward. Information about applying is offered below.
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Instant library number for online access
New digital features
- The Archives of Sexuality and Gender includes sex education, gender roles, social movements and activism, erotica and others
- Slavery and Anti-Slavery includes resources on legal, personal, and economic aspects of the slavery system and dynamics of emancipation
Other digital resources
Digital resources are on the library website.
- Kanopy app offers free on-demand streaming video platform for films & documentaries
- Watch selection of films focusing on social injustice in support of Black Lives Matter, website
- Kanopy Kids
- eBooks & eAudiobooks
- TumbleBooks animated talking picture books, free access during spring & summer,
- RBdigital online magazines, register with username & password
- Rosetta Stone language lessons
- free homeschooling courses & other classes from Universal Class
- Libby, free access to e-books & audio books is a snap using an app for smart phones and tablets offered by Broward Library
- Broward County Library, includes catalog, create lists & reserve materials, use barcodes (ISBNs) for determining if item is offered by library, offers ebooks, e-audobooks, classes & other online resources
Other Virtual Entertainment
- Free Food-Distribution events
- Outdoor Yoga & Exercise in South Florida
- Restaurant Discounts & Food Deals — Yum!
- Drive-through, Drive-up & Drive-in events
- Free online homework help & employment help via Broward Library
- Free online employment resources & online hiring expo
- Free & Inexpensive Things To Do This Weekend
- $5 off & other discounts for Butterfly World
- Free information on perfect plants for South Florida yards
- South Florida Farms Sell Produce
Virtual Entertainment Calendar
Monday, March 1, 2021
Tuesday, March 2, 2021
Wednesday, March 3, 2021
Thursday, March 4, 2021
Friday, March 5, 2021
Saturday, March 6, 2021
Sunday, March 7, 2021
Get Your Virtual Event Listed
Broward arts organizations and performers can have their virtual events listed free of charge. Please fill out this form to submit your virtual event.