hoopla’s Bonus Borrows Are Back for May 2021!

Available May 1-31

With hoopla, thousands of books, movies, audiobooks, comic books, music albums and more are at your fingertips with no holds and no waitlists. So, whether you're looking for the first book in the Bridgerton series or a good movie to watch on a Friday night, hoopla has you covered.

hoopla is set up for Instant Checkout, and each month you can check out up to five titles (all formats count toward your five-item limit). But, as a bonus, hoopla is offering a delightful treat for library card holders this month—a selection of popular items that won't count toward your monthly limit! Read on to learn more about May 2021 Bonus Borrows.

Bonus Borrows

Bonus Borrows are titles that you can borrow that don't contribute towards your five-item limit each month. 

Here are the collections hoopla has made available for you, May 1-31. With unlimited Bonus Borrows, what will you borrow next? View all items here, opens a new window, and explore by thematic collection, below!

Note: Log in to your hoopla account with your library card to borrow.

Action-Packed Summer

Prepare for thrills with this mix of films, audiobooks, and e-books. Check out the collection

Summer Reading for Kids

Well, it's not quite summer in Nova Scotia, but that won't prevent you and your little ones from getting this sunny does of e-books for youth! Check out the collection, opens a new window


Continuing Conversations on Race

Learn, reflect, and march forward with these important anti-racism videos and reads for all ages. Check out the collection, opens a new window


Series You'll Love

Designed with you in mind—the savvy reader of series, here are some Bonus Borrows you may not yet have discovered. Check out the collection, opens a new window


If you're looking for digital materials that are out of this world, look no further this May. Check out the collection, opens a new window


Summer Reads for Adults

Here are some books to take that lingering May chill out of the air. Next stop, summer! Check out the collection


Characters Kids Love

From aardvarks to superheroes, your little one may find their next literary best friend right here. Check out the collection, opens a new window

Hidden Gems

May is about to sparkle when you fill your reading and viewing list with these entertaining hidden gems. View the collection, opens a new window

More support

To learn more about hoopla and how to use it, check out this blog post, watch our Niche Academy tutorial, or contact Ask the Library at 902-490-5753.

And, did you know? You can connect hoopla to your Smart TV to stream videos!