Got a new device for the holidays? The Library has digital books and downloadable audiobooks to check out for free! Libby is an innovative in-browser and mobile app from Overdrive designed to make borrowing and enjoying e-books and downloadable audiobooks from the library easier than ever.

Here’s how to get started with Libby:

Step 1
Download or open Libby on your device:

Step 2
In Libby, follow the prompts to find your library and sign-in with a library card.

Step 3
Browse our library’s catalog.

Checkout a Book
Browse our library’s catalog or search for a specific title or author using the magnifying glass icon 
Once you find a book, tap on the cover. Tap Borrow and confirm by tapping Borrow again.

To Read Your Book: 
Borrowed titles appear on your Shelf    and download to the app automatically when you’re connected to WiFi, so you can read them when you’re offline.

On your Shelf   , tap loans at the top of the screen. From there, you can:

  • Tap Read With… to choose where you’d like to read the book (Kindle or Libby), then finish sending to Kindle or start reading in Libby.
  • Tap Open in Libby to start reading or listening in the app.
  • Tap Manage Loan to see options like Renew and Return.

How to Return a Book:
It is not necessary that you return digital books. After the 3-week lending cycle, books will automatically return to the digital library. However, if you wanted to return a title early, please follow the steps below:

  1. Go to your Shelf 
  2. Tap loans at the top of the screen.
  1. Tap Manage Loan.
  2. Tap Return Early, then Return.