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Creative Suite

The Creative Suite offers opportunities to create and extend the learning from anywhere.

Creative Bug

Experience unlimited access to craft classes. Paint, draw, sew, knit, and bake today! Access over 1000 video classes.

Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center (EBSCO)

EBSCO offers detailed how-to instructions, articles, periodicals, books, videos, and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast.

Great Courses (Libby)

Experience over 150 of the most popular courses taught by the world’s top professors from the Great Courses Library Collection - from photography and drawing to music lessons from experts - there is something for everyone!

Take over 16,000 courses in seven different languages in an easy to use interface. Courses cover many different subjects including animation, business, design, marketing, programming languages, and more!

Full Text Finder (EBSCO)

Search or browse all publications available through EBSCO, divided by discipline. Popular titles include Creative Knitting, Consumer Reports, and Consumer Reports Buying Guide.

Frequently Asked Questions

To use these resources, you will need your 14-digit library card number and PIN. Some of our online resources also require a valid email address.

For most of the resources in the PGCMLS Creative Suite, you will have to create an account or log in with your library card (with the exception of Pebble Go).

In most cases, your PIN is the last four digits of the phone number we have on file for you. If you’re having trouble, contact us with your library card number and we can reset it for you.

Prince George's County residents can access most of the Library’s digital services (with the exception of Hoopla and Kanopy), place holds on materials and reserve meeting rooms all without visiting a branch library. These Virtual Library Cards expire in three years. Non-Prince George's County residents may also apply for a virtual card that will expire after six months and offer limited benefits.  In addition to online access, you may visit any PGCMLS branch library to upgrade to a physical Library Card. (Photo ID is required.)

Yes, students of Prince George’s County Public Schools can borrow up to three items with their LINK accounts. LINK offers access to library services using their 9-digit ID Number with PGCPS in front, no sign-up needed!

  • Ex. PGCPS100100100
  • The last four digits of their number is the PIN. (Ex. 0100) 

If you’re having trouble logging in or receiving an error message when you enter your card number, try the following:

  • Make sure you’ve entered the full 16-digit card number with no spaces.
  • Make sure you’ve entered your PIN/password. In most cases, your PIN is the last four digits of the phone number we have on file for you.
  • If you’re getting a message that says you already have an account, click “Forgot my Password” to send a login link to your email address.

If you’re still having trouble, contact us with your library card number and a current email address.

Please visit our Online Resources page to access more than 50 online products that can assist with research, tutoring, or getting access to audiobooks, eBooks, videos, and music. Effectively search through reliable materials that inform and entertain.