The HCPL App: HCPL On the Go
Manage all your library business from your personal mobile device. Our HCPL App is available FREE for both iOS and Android devices.
- Self Check Out: Check out your books from the library from your phone!
- Search: Find and browse items in our catalog, such as new items or popular fiction
- Online Collections: Directly access our online catalogs of magazines, movies and research articles.
- Find Events at your local branch: See location, hours and events at any HCPL branch library.
- Ask a Librarian 24/7 directly from your phone
- Manage your Account: Pay fines, Reserve and manage your checkouts from the convenience of our powerful app
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Newspapers & Magazines
The magazines you know and love, available digitally.
TIP: When logging in on the Flipster app choose "Harris Co Public Library" rather than your local branch to make sure your library card number is recognized.
Tutorials: Flipster for Desktop Computers, Flipster for Mobile Devices
Get unlimited access to the world's top newspapers and magazines as soon as they're available on shelves.
How-To Guides and How-To Videos to get you started.
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