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Library Information:

 Website –  http://crestonlibrary.com/

 Facebook –  https://www.facebook.com/crestonlibrary/

 Email –  info@crestonlibrary.com

 Phone –  250-428-4141 Press 1



Ebooks & Audiobooks

  

OverDrive/Libby is the app used to download eBooks and eAudiobooks from Library2Go, which we subscribe to through the BC Libraries Co-operative. The free app called “Libby” is compatible with OverDrive and ideal for your mobile devices.

How many items can I sign out?

You can borrow 7 items at a time. The default loan duration for ebooks is 21 days, and 14 days for audiobooks.

How do I place a hold?

If the item is unavailable, “Place a hold” will appear instead of “Borrow”. When the item is available, you will receive an email notice. Then you will go to your loan page to borrow the item.

How do I return items?

Items are returned automatically. Or you can go to your loan page and choose to “Return Early”

Can I renew items?

You cannot renew items until there is less 3 days left in loan.

What is Libby?

Libby is the newer app that shares the collection with OverDrive. If you have OverDrive account, you can log in to Libby with it.

OverDrive

OverDrive Help Page


RB Digital

RB Digital offers full-color, interactive digital magazines. You can browse from your library’s collection of popular titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download. Download the app for use on mobile devices.

RB Digital Desktop/Laptop Access

FAQs


Lynda.com

Lynda.com is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn web design, software development, photography, business skills, home and small office, project management, 3D + Animation, graphic design audio, music, video editing and more to achieve personal and professional goals. With tutorials in five languages, Lynda.com is a global platform for success.

Available for free through the library portal using your library card number and PIN.

Lynda.com for Creston Public Library

Pronunciator

This is a fun and free way to learn any of 163+ languages, including ASL, with personalized courses, movies, music, and more. Available for free with your library card.

Pronunciator for Creston Public Library

Help page FAQs

Tumble Book Series

TumbleBooks are animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they’ll love. They are created by taking existing picture books, adding animation, sounds, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book (and some classics) which you can read, or have read to you.

Tumble Book K-6 children’s ebook database

TumbleMath is the most comprehensive collection of math picture books you will find anywhere. All in the amazing TumbleBook format complete with animation and narration. The books are accompanied by optionsl supplementary materials such as lesson plans and quizzes.

Tumble Book K-6 Math ebooks

TeenBookCloud is an online database of eBooks and educator resources perfect for your middle school, high school, or public library. We offer a robust selection of Graphic Novels, Enhanced Novels, eBooks, classic literature, National Geographic videos, educator resources,and audiobooks. The collection is available online around the clock. No downloads, no waiting! If you can access the internet, you can be reading, watching, or listening to fantastic content.

Tumble Book Teen Book cloud

AudioBookCloud is an online audio book library collection of streaming audio books that gives you unlimited remote access – a computer with an Internet connection is the only necessity!
No need for checking out, putting a hold on, or worrying about having the next one available as many people can listen to the same book at the same time!

Tumble Audiobook cloud

RomanceBookCloud is TumbleBooks’ answer to easy, unlimited, unrestricted access to a huge selection (1700+) of romance ebooks.

Tumble Romance Book Collection

Tumble Book collections will be available only until August 31st 2020

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