Answered By: Jennifer Connor
Last Updated: Jan 12, 2017     Views: 615

You can Favorite items in hoopla to save them for later. Here's how:

Using the hoopla website

Add Favorites

  1. Go to hoopla and log in if needed.
     
  2. After searching or browsing, hover over an item so the Borrow button appears. Click the heart.



    If you're on an item's information page, click the heart:



    The heart will turn gray the heart icon, indicating that it's been added to your Favorites.
     

View Favorites
To see your Favorites, hover over My Hoopla at the top and choose Favorites.

The My Hoopla menu is activated, showing Favorites as the second option in the menu.

Remove Favorites

  1. Go to your Favorites.
  2. Hover over the item's cover, click the X just to the right.


Using the app 

Add Favorites

  1. Open the app on your device.
  2. Tap an item that you want to favorite to see its information page.
  3. Tap the heart icon. This saves the item to your Favorites.


View Favorites
On iPhones and iPads, tap heart outline with a number in it at the top to see your Favorites.

On Android, NOOKs and Kindle Fire HDX, tap Favorites from the home screen. If you don't see it, tap the back arrow in the upper left until it says hoopla.

Screenshot with an arrow indicating Favorites on the hoopla home screen of the Android app. 

Remove Favorites

  1. Go to your Favorites.
  2. Tap the item.
  3. Tap the filled-in heart: . When it appears as an outline heart icon, the item is no longer in your Favorites.
     

Please note: Your hoopla Favorites will appear only in hoopla; they do not transfer to your For Later Shelf in the Library's catalog. You can, however, add hoopla items from the catalog to My Shelves, so you can keep track of all of your Library interests in one place (physical books,hoopla movies, OverDrive eBooks, etc.).

Learn more about My Shelves.