The library offers e-books through the Ontario Library Service Download Centre, aka OverDrive.
You will need:
- A valid 14-digit library card How do I get a library card?
- Internet access Use the library's free wireless
- A computer, tablet, or mobile device that meets the system requirements for downloading e-books Which devices are compatible? Hint: Pretty much everything but Amazon Kindle.
- For tablets and mobile devices: free OverDrive LIbrary eBooks and Audiobooks app
- For computer users (transfer e-books from a PC or Mac to an eReader): you must install free software called Adobe Digital Editions and create an Adobe ID before trying to download an e-book to your computer
Signing in to the Ontario Library Service Download Centre:
Library: Blue Mountains Public Library
Library card: the 14-digit number on your library card, no spaces
PIN: the last four digits of your phone number.
This collection is shared by a group of libraries, but we have also purchased extra copies for the exclusive use of Blue Mountains patrons.