Westfield Library App
The Westfield Memorial Library now has its own app! Please download today!
for Google Play
Cardstar is an app that stores your Westfield Library barcode (or any other barcode) on your mobile device. Click here for access.
To set up Cardstar on your mobile device you must choose "Create new card..." and then label the new card "WML" or "Westfield Library."
You can also get Apps for some of our databases so you can have quick remote access.
Gale databases are particularly good for newspaper articles and literary research.
AccessMyLibrary for the iPhone
AccessMyLibrary for iPad
AccessMyLibrary for Android
EBSCO's databases are a comprehensive selection of scholarly articles, popular articles, encyclopedias, and more. There are different databases for students doing their own research. (The WML also subscribes to EBSCO's ebook service).
For Apps to use EBSCO's databases, please go to our library's EBSCO page, click on the "EBSCOhost iPhone and Android Applications" link at the very bottom. Enter an email, then open the email while on your mobile device to download the App and activate it. After that you can search EBSCO databases
Freading is another of the Library's ebook services. Freading works similarly to other ebook services, but with Freading ebooks are always available.
Freading App for Apple devices
Freading App for Android
Freading App for the Kindle Fire (via SlideMe. Please note, your Kindle must be enabled to accept apps from sites other than the Kindle store)
Libby is the "one touch" ebook and audiobook download app for use with eLibraryNJ. Libby replaces an app called Overdrive and is intended to be more user-friendly.
Libby Download Page
Hoopla provides movies, audiobooks, ebooks, music, and television shows.
iPads have the ability to read ebooks with their own software or through Kindle and the Sony Reader.
Sony Reader App for the iPad and iPhone
Kindle App for iPad and iPhone
If you would like to follow or research the actions of Congress and government agencies, download the following apps are available.
The White House Mobile
U.S. Department of State’s Smart Traveler
National Parks Service National Mall
Small Business Association
Library of Congress Virtual Tour
You can also search the App store for "Congressional Record."
QR READER APP
The black and white patterned codes you see on some advertisements are called QR ("Quick Response") Codes. Your SmartPhone can scan a QR code with its camera and then quickly go to the relevant website.
QR Scanner App for the iPhone
QR Scanner App for the Android