Note: There are no fines or fees associated with Ebook borrowing.
Checking Out Ebooks and Downloadable Audiobooks
You may have a total of 5 items checked out at a time.
Downloaded Audiobook titles are checked out for 7, 14 (default), or 21 days. Downloaded ebooks can be checked-out for 7, 14, or 21 days.
Once the lending period has elapsed, the title is automatically 'returned' to the
library. Although the items will remain on your device, they will no longer be
accessible. Ebooks & MP3 Audiobooks can be returned early.
You can renew ebooks once, if there are no holds. To learn more, please see our Returning and Renewing Ebooks page.
Items can be placed on hold. When a title becomes available for you, you will
receive an email with instructions on checking the item out. The item will be
held for you for 72 hours.
You can place up to 5 titles on hold at a given time.
When logged in, 'My ebookshelf' lists all of the materials you currently have
checked out. You can re-download materials from 'My ebookshelf.'
Compatibility At a Glance
|iPod with Windows Computer||yes||no|
|iPod with Mac Computer||mp3 only||no|
|MP3 Player with Windows Computer||yes||no|
|MP3 Player with Mac Computer||mp3 only||no|
|Kindle Fire||use Overdrive App||use Overdrive App|
|iPhone / iPod Touch||use Overdrive App||use Overdrive App|
|iPad||use Overdrive App||use Overdrive App|
|Barnes and Noble Nook||no||yes|