The Audiovisual Department houses the library's nonprint materials (DVDs, Blu-rays, CDs, CD-ROMs, video & audiocassettes, Playaway digital media) and also offers a collection of downloadable & streaming media.
Free Classical Download
Every two weeks, we offer a free classical music download to highlight our subscription database Music Online.
New to the Collection
Audiobooks | DVDs/Blu-rays | Music CDs
We also have a complete list of our movies on DVD and Blu-ray
E-Collections: Downloadable & Streaming Media
If prompted for an ID or Password, enter your library card barcode.
(For licensing reasons, most of these databases are available only to DPL patrons)
- Freegal -- Over 11 million songs free for downloading and streaming on computers and phones; 3 downloads per week and 3 hours of streaming per day. To log in, enter your Danville Public Library card barcode number and PIN (for licensing reasons, access is limited to DPL cardholders). Details and Help.
- New Gale Courses -- Instructor-led online courses in a wide variety of topics, free to DPL cardholders. Learn more.
- hoopla Digital -- Thousands of ebooks, comics, movies, music, and audiobooks playable on computers and mobile devices. To log in, enter your Danville Public Library card barcode number and PIN (for licensing reasons, access is limited to DPL cardholders). Details and Help.
- Mango Languages -- an online system for learning languages; offering 36 languages, including English as a Second Language options. To log in, enter your Danville Public Library card barcode number (for licensing reasons, access is limited to DPL cardholders).
- Music Online -- Large collection of streaming music, available free to Danville Public Library patrons for home listening. Collections include American Music, Classical, Contemporary, Jazz, Popular, and Smithsonian Global Sound. To access, click "Log in" in the upper right corner, enter "Danville Public Library" in the institution box, then enter your full library barcode when prompted. [Help]
- My Media Mall/OverDrive -- Downloadable ebooks, audiobooks, and videos available free to patrons of Danville Public Library (and other local libraries). For assistance getting started, see the Help Section. Also see the various Help Videos we've created for setting up your device. When signing in to the database, select "Illinois Heartland Library System" as your library; enter your full library card barcode number; and enter the last 4 digits of your phone number as the PIN number.
- New Zinio -- Popular magazines, cover-to-cover and in full color. There are no holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download. For licensing reasons, access is limited to DPL cardholders. List of magazines. How-To brochure.