Downloadable e-audiobooks and e-books are always available thanks to OverDrive, Inc. Connect to OverDrive online or use the Libby app from your smartphone or tablet to browse and download titles. Borrow up to 5 items for 7, 14 or 21 days, a loan period you set yourself. You can also place holds on titles that are in use. Visit OverDrive’s Help pages for tips and walk-throughs. Browse these brief instructional videos if you need help with a particular device.
Have you tried hoopla yet? This exciting new digital service has e-books, e-audiobooks, comics, movies, and music that are always available with no waitlist. North Reading cardholders can borrow up to 5 titles each month. For more information, see our Hoopla FAQ page.
Beanstack — the library’s reading tracking software — is available on the Apple App Store, the Google Play Store and online. Beanstack has a built-in stop watch and it will help you keep track of your own minutes!