Chester Library Introduces Video Streaming Services
Move over Netflix & Hulu! The Chester Library is now offering free streaming video on demand through RB Digital! You can now stream binge-worthy entertainment and educational programming using the RB Digital app on your mobile device, desktop computer and streaming devices such as Roku and Apple TV. The check-out period is one week and you can check out up to 2 services at one time.
Here’s what’s available:
Acorn TV: Stream world-class mysteries, dramas, and comedies from Britain and beyond, including a full slate of original and exclusive programming. You can binge-watch popular shows like Doc Martin, Midsomer Murders, Inspector George Gently, Vera, Murdock Mysteries, and more.
Stingray Qello: The only place to watch over 1,500 of the most amazing live moments in music. Qello spans over 30 genres from classical to rock, reggae to country. Enjoy music from the 1920’s to today’s hottest artists.
IndieFlix: Unlimited access to over 8,000 high-quality shorts, features, documentaries, classic TV shows and web series from 85 countries. IndieFlix also delivers films from major festivals all over the world, including Sundance, Cannes, and Tribecca.
Pongalo: Offers unlimited access to the largest collection of Spanish-language telenovelas and TV series. Watch over 13,000 hours of major US studio content translated to Spanish, and popular translated Hollywood favorites.
Great Courses: You can now “binge-learn” over 150 of the most popular courses taught by the world’s top professors. With hundreds of videos on subjects ranging from photography to physics, astronomy to art, history to health, and everything in between, you’re sure to find courses that interest you. Each lesson is about 30 minutes in length—tune in to test out any lesson or course for the first few minutes, or for as long as you want.
Method Test Prep: Designed to work seamlessly with students’ unique learning styles and busy schedules, Method Test Prep’s ACT and SAT prep programs help students raise their ACT scores an average of three points and their SAT scores an average of 150 points. Diagnostic evaluations, lessons, quizzes, and full-length exams help students strategically navigate the SAT and ACT by focusing on both content and test-taking techniques. Students also build their fundamental reading comprehension, grammar, and math skills.
Learn it Live: Offers interactive, live video courses and thousands of recorded courses on health and wellness, spirituality, personal development, and more. This unique service allows library patrons to interact with top authors and expert instructors from around the world. Topics include cooking, nutrition, childcare, financial wellness, fitness, yoga, mindfulness, meditation, stress reduction, and more.