Hoopla: Computer User Guide

Register for Hoopla

  • Visit www.hoopladigital.com and click Sign Up
  • Select Oakville Public Library and enter your library card and your PIN number
  • Provide your e-mail address and a password

Search Hoopla

  • Browse titles by clicking on the categories: Movies, Television, Audiobooks, or Music
  • You can search for a specific title by clicking on the Search box and typing in your title or keyword

Borrow from Hoopla

  • To borrow a title, click on the title’s icon and click the Borrow button.
  • Find your borrowed titles under My Titles

Return Items to Hoopla

  • If you do not return your items, they will simply expire when your lending period is over.
  • If you wish to return your item early, go to the item’s detail page and click on Return.

Favouriting Items

  • You can create a wishlist by simply pressing Add to Favourites when you have a title detail page open.


  • If you need additional help with Hoopla, please take a look at our FAQ, the Hoopla User Support Page (listed below), or send an e-mail to oplreference@oakville.ca.

Hoopla User Support: https://www.hoopladigital.com/support

Hoopla Getting Started Videos: http://www.youtube.com/user/hoopladigital?feature=watch