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Mobile Apps

Search the catalog, renew checked out materials, download eBooks and music, ask reference questions, learn a new language or read the latest magazines all from a tablet or mobile device.
Helpful community information & public service apps provided by the County Mobile Application Center are also available.

Tablets Featuring Apps

MDPLS iLibrary

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MDPLS iLibrary is the fastest and easiest way to search the library catalog for your favorite books, music and movies, access your account, and find the nearest library.

Accelerated Reader

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The Accelerated Reader App features an advanced book search using title, author, or quiz number, access to school quizzes, support for Recorded Voice Quizzes and TOPS Report viewing and printing. You can also view scores for quizzes taken by students and track reading progress and goals.


Access My Library

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Turn your phone or tablet into a valuable research tool. Through Gale databases, access a vast array of information from current magazines, journals, encyclopedias and more.

Ask a Librarian

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Have a reference question? Not in a library? Use the Ask‑A‑Librarian App to ask a Florida librarian for the answer.

Axis360 App

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Search, checkout and read PDF eBooks for children and teens from Axis360 on your tablet or mobile device with the Axis360 App.


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Coursera connects students, professionals, and lifelong learners everywhere with free online courses from over 100 top‑tier global universities and institutions.

Freegal Music

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Download free and legal music from a collection of more than 7 million songs and music videos, including music from today’s top artists, with the Freegal Music App.


Hoopla App Icon

24/7 access to thousands of digital movies, music and audio book titles for free with your Library card.

Khan Academy

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Spend an afternoon brushing up on statistics. Discover how the Krebs cycle works. Learn about the fundamentals of computer science. Prepare for the upcoming SAT.

Mango Language

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With Mango Languages’ Library Edition App you can get free access to over 40 foreign language courses and 15 English courses taught in the user’s native language.

OneClick Digital

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You can now listen to eAudiobooks and read eBooks in the same great app. Search for, checkout, download, and read/listen to your favorite books for free.

OverDrive Media Console

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Search, checkout and download eBooks to read or audiobooks to listen to on your tablet or mobile device using the Overdrive Media Console app.


PrinterOn App Icon

A unique cloud‑based printing service enables printing much like you would print at your desk‑with one large added benefit: you can print from your mobile device from anywhere to any PrinterOn‑enabled print location worldwide.



The TED app presents talks from some of the world's most fascinating people. Find more than 1,400 TEDTalk videos. to Go App Icon To Go™ is the mobile companion for, and the only education app that connects you to an expert tutor for real‑time help.

Zinio for Libraries

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Download and read the latest editions of your favorite magazines on your tablet or mobile device for free with the Zinio for Libraries app.


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311Direct is a mobile application which enables the residents of Miami-Dade County to report neighborhood problems and code violations to the 311 Answer Center. Users can attach a photo of the problem, submit relevant details, and choose to either remain anonymous or provide their contact info for follow‑up.


Auto Traffic Miami‑Dade

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The Miami‑Dade Audio Traffic app allows Miami‑Dade residents to listen to live traffic reports and breaking bulletins, giving users the traffic and public safety information they need without the distraction of looking at their phone while driving.


Culture Shock Miami

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Culture Shock Miami (also known as, a program of the Miami‑Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs, offers $5 student tickets to performances provided by more than 90 organizations, including top music, theatre, dance, and performing arts presenters in Miami‑Dade County.


Damage Assessment

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Use this app to assess your property following a disaster. With it, you'll be able to tell us the general damage level of the property, as well as the flood depth. We'll be able to effectively use this information to better visualize which areas were hit hardest following a disaster, and in turn, provide assistance to the neediest areas quickly.


Finding Rover

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Animal Services has partnered with Finding Rover, a free mobile app that helps registered pet owners find their lost dogs in real‑time using facial recognition technology. The new facial recognition technology makes finding dogs as quick and easy as the snap of a photo. See a lost dog? Take a photo, send a text and together we can bring every lost dog home.

History Miami

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Tropical Dreams: A People’s History of South Florida is now at your fingertips with our new free smartphone application. Features include an audio tour with highlighted objects in the exhibition, complete with the sounds of Spanish cannons or the whistle of a steam engine, a detailed floor plan with guidance to the entrance, gift shop and restrooms, a QR code scanner for gathering details on each tour stop, the ability to share images with friends on Facebook and Twitter and hours of operation, location and contact information.

MIA Airport Official

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The official mobile app for Miami International Airport puts helpful information for all things MIA right at your fingertips. Whether you’re looking for somewhere to grab a quick pre‑flight meal or arranging ground transportation to and from the airport, MIA Airport Official has you covered.

Mobile Passport

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Skip the line at the airport when entering the United States with Mobile Passport. Officially authorized by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Mobile Passport allows travelers to submit their passport control and customs declaration information via their smart phone and bypass the regular line to enter the United States.

Miami‑Dade Transit

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With this application, you'll have accurate, real-time information on transit services in the Greater Miami area. See the estimated arrival time of buses, trains, and mover cars approaching your stop/station. Store your favorite stops and stations as favorites. You can also see the location of your bus, train or mover car on a map, so you can visually track it as it approaches your stop / station.

West End Living

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The West End Living mobile app provides access to the latest information on what's happening in the West End community. Find community events nearby, check out the West End’s best restaurants, locate a park, explore Miami‑Dade County services available near you, and much more.

Zoo Miami

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With its interactive GPS facility map and search capabilities, the Zoo Miami mobile app allows visitors to locate nearby exhibits, restrooms, concessions, and more. Never miss an event with the enhanced calendar feature, allowing you to build a custom itinerary! The exhibit section provides up‑to‑date factual information about our animals and conservation efforts.