Douglass Public Library patrons can check out and download ebooks, video and audio titles through the Sunflower eLibrary website.

Use your Douglass Public Library card to create an account and borrow items.


Douglass Public Library patrons can borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows through hoopla. Titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline use – just install the “hoopla Digital” app.

Use your Douglass Public Library card to create an account and borrow items.

Hoopla how-to – See this guide for using hoopla on iOS and Android phones, Kindle and several TV options, plus tips on playing music and audiobooks.


Use your Douglass Public Library card to log in to the following resources. Once you log in, you can move between all of these resources during a browser session.

  1. Click on an image or link below
  2. Click the “No username…” link (Slide the image at right for ‘before’ and ‘after’ views.)
  3. Enter ‘doug’ and choose DouglassPublicLibrary
  4. Enter your card number
  5. Log In

Explore recent Wichita history in the Wichita Eagle Collection. Search issues from Sept. 1984 through today with full-color newspaper pages, full-text articles and content only published online such as video and video transcripts.

Explore and stay informed on local and national topics, people and events from news sources spanning the U.S. in the America’s News database. Time frames vary per publication, but most go back 10 – 20 years.

Black Life in America covers the experience and impact of African Americans as recorded by the news media from 1704 to today.

Research genealogical records from 1704 to today in HeritageHub, including hard-to-find obituary content from the mid 1900’s, coverage from all 50 states, and original obituary images from historical newspapers.