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Kid-Friendly Setup

Click on any of the apps listed below to view instructions for setting up a kid-friendly experience on your personal device.
Kid-Friendly Setup Guides
hoopla

hoopla

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1. Open the hoopla app and touch the settings button (small gear) in the upper right.
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2. Select the Kids Mode setting.
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3. Optionally, create a 4-digit PIN for unlocking Kids Mode after it is turned on. (Skip this step if you do not want to create a PIN.)
4. Select Turn On.
IMG_6301 5. Kids Mode will limit searches and browsing to juvenile materials (ages 12 and under).
Libby
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1. Open the Libby app on your device and touch the filter button (three horizontal lines).
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2. Scroll down to the Audience filter section and select the juvenile option.
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3. Select the Show Titles button.
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4. To keep these filter settings, touch the juvenile button again.
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5. Select the Pin Filter option.
IMG_6303 6. This filter will remain in place for all searches or browsing until it is turned off.
kanopy
Turn on Kanopy Kids
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1. Open up the kanopy app on your device and touch the More icon at the bottom (3 horizontal lines).
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2. Select the Go to Kanopy Kids option from the menu.
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3. Touch the Start Watching button.
IMG_6312 4. The Kanopy Kids logo will appear in the upper left of the screen on your device.

PIN Setup (Optional)

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1. Visit the kanopy.com website and log in with the email address and password for your account.

2. Select the account icon in the upper right of the screen.
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3. Select the My Account option from the menu.
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4. Select the Parental Controls option.
IMG_6319 5. Create a 4-digit PIN and tap the Turn On button.
eRead Kids
eRead Kids titles consist exclusively of books and audiobooks pre-selected for a PreK - 4th grade audience.

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Library Tutorials