Introducing Acorn TV

March 1, 2021 Update - To all our Acorn TV loving patrons -- After a brief interruption of service we are happy to say that access to Acorn TV has been restored.  You can continue to access Acorn TV through the RBDigital app and/or website.  Thank you for notifying us about your issues connecting to Acorn TV.

British TV and film service, Acorn TV, is now available to stream with your library card!

Hailed as a “glorious streaming service … an essential must-have” by The Hollywood Reporter, Acorn TV streams world-class mysteries, dramas, and comedies from Britain and beyond, including a full slate of original and exclusive programming. Just like Netflix, you can binge-watch popular shows like Doc Martin, Midsomer Murders, Inspector George Gently, Vera, Murdoch Mysteries, and more. With thousands of hours of commercial-free programming and new shows added weekly, there’s always something to watch.

Brought to you by RBdigital, ELPL's platform for digital magazines, Acorn TV is now available on the RBdigital app and online.

Here's how to get started:

  1. Access the entire Acorn TV catalog in your browser.
  2. OR, download the RBdigital app -- available on iOS and Android devices, Kindle Fire, Roku, Apple TV and more. Tap the three bar menu icon in the upper left corner of the screen to access Acorn TV within the app.

Looking for further information? Find answers to your Acorn TV questions on the RBdigital FAQ page.