hoopla is asking me for a username and password. Why do I need an account?

hoopla requires individual user accounts in order to access the content, even from within the library building.

Steps for User Registration- If you don't already have a hoopla account-
1) Users will need to register for an account before accessing NC LIVE content on hoopla.
2) Enter an email address.
3) Select library as “NC LIVE”.
4) Enter your library card number and add "NC" at the end, for example "2000385723NC".

Steps for User Registration- If you are a student- 
1) Visit hoopladigital.com or open the app.
2) Register with your student email address.
3) Choose NC LIVE as your library.
4) Enter any number you like in the library card space.

Steps for User Registration- If you already have an account with your library-
1) Visit hoopladigital.com or open the app.
2) Log in with your existing email address.
3) Click on settings.
4) Choose NC LIVE as your library.
5) Enter your library card number and add "NC" at the end, for example "2000385723NC".