Wondering why you can’t find some of the bestselling books in our eCollections? Find out the answer here.
There are three eBook and eAudiobook services available to you. You will need:
- a valid library card with a PIN;
- a compatible device, computer or smartphone; and,
- an internet connection.
Please contact us for help, or come see us – and be sure to bring your device.
For eReaders, download Adobe Digital Editions for Adobe Digital before checking out and downloading eBooks.To view compatible devices and other information
you can visit: http://www.baker-taylor.com/pdfs/User_FAQ.pdf
For desktop, make sure you click on this icon for the ePub format as shown in the picture below in green: The other format is specifically for patrons who are using mobile devices to access the eBooks and will not work on a desktop.
For mobile devices, download the free Axis 360 app from your app store, then use the app to guide you.
Helpful resources for using Axis 360:
- Getting started quick guides
- Getting started with Kindle Fire (5th generation only)
- Getting started with Kindle Fire (3rd & 4th generations)
- Axis 360 User FAQs
To view a list of compatible devices you can visit the OverDrive Device Resource Center.
For eReaders, download Adobe Digital Editions for Adobe Digital before checking out and downloading eBooks.
For eAudiobooks, you will have to download the program from the OverDrive website. This will allow you to transfer audio files onto your device, such as an mp3 player. To download either of these programs you can click here.
Click the link for helpful resources for getting started with OverDrive.
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Now available: eReaders
We have two Kobo eReaders to try out if you want to see if an eReader is right for you. They can be checked out to an adult card for a three-week loan period. When you are done with them, please hand them in at the front desk.
Each eReader offers a variety of free ebooks on it. Please note that you will not be able to download ebooks onto the eReader due to copyright constraints.