Getting Started with E-Books and Streaming Video & Audio

On this page: 
Hoopla, Naxos Music Library, Swank Digital Campus, Naxos Music Library Jazz, Kanopy, eRead Illinois, EBSCO eBooks. 


Hoopla has e-books, e-audiobooks, movies, tv, music, graphic novels and comics.

Getting Started:

  • Create an account using your MVCC email. Select Moraine Valley Community College as your library and use your MVCC username in place of a library card #.

Get Help MVCC Hoopla Guide, Hoopla Help Site

Apps: iOS, Android



Naxos Music Library has an extensive collection of streaming classical music.

Getting Started:

  • In a browser: Log in with your MVCC username and password.
  • In the app: Select “Connect with your Institution” and enter this activation code: morainevalleyJ3BTI

Get Help: Naxos Help Site

Apps: iOS, Android


Swank Digital Campus provides streaming access to a collection of feature films.

Getting Started:

In a browser: Log in with your MVCC username and password. Swank is compatible with Firefox and Google Chrome browsers (not with Safari).

In the app: After downloading the App, select a streaming video through the Library’s Swank webpage. You will be redirected to the app to view the video.

Get Help: Swank Help Site

Apps: iOS, Android


Naxos Music Library: Jazz has an extensive collection of jazz available to stream.

Getting Started:

In a browser: Log in with your MVCC username and password.

In the app: Select “Connect with your Institution” and enter this activation code: morainevalleyJ3BTI

Get Help: Naxos Jazz Help Site

Apps: iOS, Android


Kanopyprovides streaming access to a collection of independent and documentary films.

Getting Started:

  • In a browser: Click on “Log in to MoraineValley” and use your MVCC username and password to log in.
  • In the app: Select “Get Started” and the “Find University.” Search for and select “Moraine Valley Community College” and log in with your MVCC username and password. Create a free account with your MVCC email.

Get Help: Kanopy Help Site

Apps: iOS, Android


E-Read Illinois is a collection of popular e-books and e-audiobooks.

Getting Started:

  • In a browser: Use your MVCC username in the Library Card ID field and MVCC password in the PIN field.
  • In the app: Search for and add Moraine Valley Com College Library as your library. Use your MVCC username in the Library Card ID field and MVCC password in the PIN field.

Get Help: E-Read Illinois Help Page

Apps: iOS, Android


EBSCO E-Audiobooks 

Ebsco E-Audiobooks provides access to a selection of academic and nonfiction audiobooks.

Getting Started:

  • In a browser: Log in with your MVCC username and password.
  • In the app: Choose “Single Sign-On Login,” then select “Open Athens Federation” in the dropdown. Select “Moraine Valley Community College” from the list, then log on with your MVCC username and password. For more help, see the MVCC Help Guide.

Get Help: MVCC Help Guide, Ebsco Help Site

Apps: iOS, Android