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eBooks

OverDrive

OverDrive is stocked with titles for Kindle, Nook, and other eReaders. Use Advanced Search to find titles in Spanish, as well as other languages. New to OverDrive? Visit our Help Page to get started!

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Freading

Freading features always available eBooks. No holds. No waiting. The available formats are EPUB and PDF.

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A quick comparison of the basics

Service Checkouts Available for Kindle? Checkout period Renewals Early Checkin Reserves Do I need special software?
OverDrive 10 Yes, all models of Kindle. 7, 14, or 21 days Once, if there are no holds. Yes. Up to 10 at once. When your reserve is ready, you will receive an email; you have 72 hours to check it out. Yes. Get started with OverDrive
Freading No limit. Each person gets 10 tokens a week; each checkout costs 1, 2, or 4 tokens. Available on Kindle Fire only. 14 days Yes; most renewals do not cost additional tokens. No. All titles are always available, so no holds are necessary. Yes. Get started with Freading

Audiobooks

OverDrive

Find many of today's hot authors and blockbuster titles. Plus, want to burn a book to CD? Look for books with the CD icon and get ripping! Use Advanced Search to find titles in Spanish, as well as other languages. New to OverDrive? Visit our Help Page to get started!

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OneClickdigital

Many of your favorite audiobooks, plus plenty of titles you can only get from OneClickdigital. Most books are always available—that means no reserves and no waiting! Search for books by narrator, series, length, and much more. New to OneClickdigital? Visit the OneClickdigital Help Page to get started!

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So What's the Difference?

Which of our audiobook services should you use? Be sure to try both! Each service offers different titles and a different interface. If the audiobook you're looking for is not available through one service, it may be available in the other. You can search our catalog by format "audio download" to see listings for items from all our services.

A quick comparison of the basics

Service Checkouts Checkout period Renewals Early Checkin Reserves Do I need special software?
OverDrive 10 7, 14, or 21 days Once, if there are no holds. .mp3 files only Up to 10 at once. When your reserve is ready, you will receive an email; you have 72 hours to check it out. Yes. Get started with OverDrive
OneClickdigital 10 Up to 21 days Yes, renew up to 3 times (up to 21 days each time). Yes Most titles are always available with no waiting, so no holds are necessary. Up to 5 holds if needed. Yes. Get started with OneClickdigital

Got more questions?

Visit the OverDrive or OneClickdigital page for more information, help, and how to get started.

Music

Freegal

Freegal has thousands of artists and tens of thousands of albums, including today's biggest hits. Download up to three songs every week and they're yours to keep. Free music with your library card. No catch. No kidding.

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Videos

OverDrive

A&E, The History Channel, PBS—those are just a few of the network offerings you'll find in Overdrive's video selection. New to OverDrive? Visit our Help Page to get started!

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Magazines

Zinio

Read and browse popular magazines on your computer or device just the way they appear in print. New to Zinio? Visit Zinio's user guide to get started!

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Magazines & Journals

Search for magazine and journal articles from titles like Consumer Reports, New York Times, Sports Illustrated, Forbes, and more.

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LocationClass
Dusenberry-RiverDigital Download for the iPad Help Session
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Dusenberry-RiverOne-on-one Drop in Computer Help
Joel D Valdez MaineBook and Audiobook Workshop
Joyner-Green ValleyeReader Drop-in Help
Joyner-Green ValleyKindle Class
Kirk-Bear CanyonIntro to Digital Downloads
Miller-Golf LinksDigital Downloads
Oro ValleyDigital Downloads Help
SahuaritaiPad IOS 7
SahuaritaiPad IOS 7 II
ValenciaDigital Downloads
Wheeler Taft Abbett SrOne-on-One Computer Help
Woods MemorialDigital Downloads
Woods MemorialDrop-in Learning Lab

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News and Updates

It's New! It's Freading—Digital eBook Service

It's New! It's Freading—Digital eBook Service

Freading is a new ebook service with titles that are always available. No holds necessary.

ONEBOOKAZ eBook Contest Winners Now Available

ONEBOOKAZ eBook Contest Winners Now Available

For a limited time, you can download the winning ONEBOOKAZ eBooks for free on your computer or mobile device.

OneClickdigital and eBooks

OneClickdigital and eBooks

OneClickdigital offers a very small collection of ePUB books that require a separate ebook reader app for your device.

Overdrive Audiobook Users! A New Version of Overdrive Media Console is Available

Overdrive Audiobook Users! A New Version of Overdrive Media Console is Available

Overdrive Media Console version 3.3 includes some design updates and support for integration with Windows 8.

Renewal Now an Option in Overdrive

Renewal Now an Option in Overdrive

You may be seeing the new Overdrive renewal feature pop up in your Bookshelf.

Get Overdrive eBooks and Audiobooks on Your Tablet or Phone

Get Overdrive eBooks and Audiobooks on Your Tablet or Phone

The Overdrive Digital Media app is the way to read and listen to library books on many tablets and phones.

Overdrive's Recurring Monthly Maintenance Schedule

Overdrive's Recurring Monthly Maintenance Schedule

Overdrive will not be available during their scheduled monthly maintenance on the third Thursday of every month, from 6:00 am to 8:00 am (Eastern Time).



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