Access to Materials

Access Information and Materials from Home
As always, PDL cardholders may download or stream books, movies, magazines and music directly to any computer or to most of the following devices: Android, AppleTV, Chromecast, FireTV, iOS, Roku. To determine if you’re eligible for a Petoskey District Library card click here. Ready to register? Fill out this form!  

Ancestry Library Edition: Through December 31, 2021 research family history from home. View this video to learn how to access remotely.
Creativebug: Unlimited access to thousands of online art and craft classes, available anytime, anywhere with your PDL library card, using this direct link.
Checkout 4 items per month, choosing from audiobooks, eBooks, movies, comics, TV shows and music.
Kanopy: Stream classic cinema, indie films, and top documentaries, 8 viewing credits per month.
Mango Languages: Access online language learning software providing over 70 language tutorials.
Overdrive/Libby: Download up to 5 audibooks, eBooks, or videos at a time. NEW for 2021: Enjoy unlimited access to thousands of magazines on Libby. View this Getting Started with Libby guide.

For information and resources about COVID-19, please visit here.

A State of Michigan hotline 1-888-535-6136 has been set up to answer general questions regarding COVID-19 and resources that are available for all Michigan communities. This state hotline will be staffed daily from 8:00am-5:00pm. The Area Agency on Aging (AAA) has created a hotline to help assist older adults inquiring about COVID-19 vaccine information. The hotline number is 231-715-5557.

Click the following to access community and online resources or virtual tours.