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Streaming Videos

This guide provides a list of our streaming video platforms.

Public Libraries

Queens Public Library uses OverDrive. Overdrive provides support for iPod®, Zune®, Sony® Reader™, and thousands of other mobile devices. They offer the largest collection of audiobooks, eBooks, music, and videos to browse, check out, and download.

How to Get Started with OverDrive

What You Need

  • A Queens Public Library card
  • A Queens Public Library PIN
  • An Android, iOS device, or Kindle Fire with the OverDrive mobile app, or compatible web browser

Installing OverDrive

Download the OverDrive mobile app from the Google Play store (Android, App Store( iOS)). To install on other electronic devices, click here.

Logging In & Checking Out A Video

Step 1: Once Installation is completed, open an app. 

Step 2: Scroll through the Introduction or tap "Skip to find your library." 

Step 3: Enter your Library Card Number and PIN and tap "Login."

Step 4: Start browsing for your next video!

Accessing OverDrive From A Web Browser

You can also access, browse, and checkout on OverDrive from a web browser by visiting the OverDrive website.

New York Public Library also uses OverDrive. Visit their site for more information. Note: A NYPL Library card is needed. You may apply for an ecard in the event that you do not have a library card.

Free Streaming Sites

Disclaimer: The QC Libraries are not responsible for any content linked from these sites. We cannot guarantee availability nor functionality.