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O'Reilly for Public Libraries includes the following content:

  • Videos (30,000+ hours)
  • Books (40,000+ titles)
  • Content from 200+ publishers
  • Learning paths
  • Case studies

Getting Started

STEP 1. From, click on the Books & Media tab, then click on eBook Collections.

STEP 2. Scroll down the page until you see O'Reilly for Public Libraries. Click on the link.

STEP 3. Sign in with your 14-digit card number and PIN/password. If you need to reset your PIN/password, use the following form:

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You may also access O'Reilly for Public Libraries content from the SFPL catalog (BiblioCommons). In the search box, enter the title of the ebook or type the call number EBOOK OREILLY to see all available ebooks in the O'Reilly for Public Libraries collection.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can ebooks be downloaded for offline use?

No, ebooks can only be streamed online with an Internet connection.

Do I need to check out ebooks?

No, you have instant unlimited access to all O'Reilly for Public Libraries content.

Can I use an app on my smartphone or tablet to access O'Reilly for Public Libraries?

No, the O'Reilly Media app does not work with O'Reilly for Public Libraries.

Can I create a personal profile?

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