Olive Free Library

Online Resources

Online Resources Provided by the Olive Free Library

Olive Free Library YouTube 

This is the place to find all of the information that we put on our YouTube page, from technology classes, to much more.


Nurture your creative side with 1,000+ video classes in painting, knitting, crafting, sewing & more!  All for free with your library card!


Hoopla gives you access to over 900,000 titles across six formats: ebook, comics, audiobook, music, t.v. shows, and movies. All titles are instantly available, no holds or waiting! If you are an OFL cardholder you have access to 8 items a month.  Also, Hoopla has curated the hoopla Bonus Borrows collection that allows access to over 1,000 titles that don’t count against your monthly borrow limit.

Online Resources Provided by the Ulster County Library Association

These resources are provided free to the residents of Ulster County through the work of your County Executive, the Ulster County Legislature and your local library.

Great Courses

The Great Courses Library Collection – Lectures From the World’s Great Minds


An online resource for all creative makers, from basic instruction to advanced techniques.

The Foundation Center

An organization dedicated to gathering, analyzing, and disseminating information about foundations and for those seeking grants. This can only be searched by computer on-site at the Kingston Library, but is free for all Ulster County residents.

Streaming Video

Kanopy offers a broad selection of over 26,000 streaming films, documentaries and training covering various educational topics.


BrainHQ’s online brain training platform is available to our patrons, without charge. The exercises on the platform have been designed to maintain or improve cognitive performance in an easy-to-use, fun format.

Online Resources Provided through the Mid Hudson Library System

Libby is a free app where you can borrow ebooks, digital audiobooks, and magazines from your public library. You can stream titles with Wi-Fi or mobile data, or download them for offline use and read anytime, anywhere. All you need to get started is a library card.

Magazine Newstand

Overdrive has loads of magazines to check out!

With JobNow,  you can access Expert Resume help, as well as interview and job search help. The Adult Learning Center even helps with test preparation (including High School Equivalency and U.S. citizenship preparation), writing assistance, and study tools for math, reading and writing. One-on-one academic coaching.

Learn a Language

Mango languages gives you anytime, anywhere access to a fast, easy, effective language learning system that teaches real conversation skills for practical communication.

Universal Class

Take An Online Class. Over 500 CEU level courses covering 30 subject areas including: Computer Training, Personal Finance, How to/Do It Yourself, General Education, Business, Pet & Animal Care, Career Training, Health & Medicine,Arts, Crafts & Hobbies,And Much More!

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