City Library

Online offers

  • Bibnet

    You have the possibility to search the media stocks of the libraries of the district of Mettmann via Internet, both in the public library at the so-called OPACS and from home.

    As a customer of Hilden Public Library, you can use the virtual catalog to check your media account, extend loan periods and pre-order borrowed media. In addition,
    offers you the possibility to order media that are not available at
    from another Bibnet library within the framework of BIBNET (interlibrary loan of
    Kreises Mettmann).

  • Bibnet-Onloan

    As a customer of the Hilden Public Library with a valid library card, you can download online media via the Internet.

    Media from the Onleihe are available for you free of charge on 7 days around the clock. Access to books in electronic form (eBooks), electronic videos (eVideos), audio books as mp3 (eAudiobooks) or pieces of music as mp3 (eMusic) is granted for the length of the respective loan period.

  • Bibnet Press

    It is an international journal portal that offers you access to over 2,000 national and international journals from over 90 countries and in 50 languages. Access is possible both at our library and from the comfort of your own home. All you need is your valid library card.

  • Filmfriend

    The film portal for libraries offers more than 3,500 feature films and documentaries, series episodes and short films for film lovers, cineastes, for families, children and young people.

    Library users have unlimited online access to all films - free of charge, ad-free and without collecting any personal data. This is because registration takes place using the library card number and password. The age rating for children is also checked automatically.

  • Tigerbooks

    The Tigerbook app offers over 8,000 interactive books for children between the ages of 2 and 12. Discover content from well-known authors and publishers.

    In addition to animated children's books, children and parents will find Tigerbooks audio books with a read-aloud function, learning and reading games, classic eBooks and much more. All content focuses on pedagogical reading education and varied reading incentives.
    Tiger "Tibo" helps children to find their way around.
    The app can be downloaded from the Google Play Store or the App Store. It can be used free of charge with a valid library card.

  • Digibib

    Are you looking for literature that is not available in the Hilden municipal library or in other libraries in the Mettmann district? Then search the DigiBib. This is where nationwide media stocks are recorded.