Using OverDrive & Libby
Contains ebooks and audiobooks.
OverDrive is a digital library that contains both ebooks and audiobooks. The collection is curated by the Plum Creek Library System.
Available to all of Plum Creek.
OverDrive is available to all residents in the Plum Creek Library System's service area who have a Plum Creek library card.
OverDrive lets you sign up with only your library card number and library PIN/password. You'll have the option to set up an OverDrive account with a separate username and password, but you don't need to.
4 checkouts at a time.
- There is no monthly limit for checkouts.
- You can have 4 items checked out and 10 items on hold at the same time.
- Each item can be checked out for either 14 or 21 days, depending on your preferences. (Learn how to change your checkout period preferences here!)
Apps for iOS, Android, & Amazon.
You can use OverDrive on your computer or on most smartphones and tablets. It can be accessed through the OverDrive website or the Libby app. You can also transfer OverDrive ebooks to most ereaders with a black & white screen. The original OverDrive app is available for Amazon Kindle Fire devices.
OverDrive has a great set of tutorials available on their website. They're organized by device. You can view them here: https://help.overdrive.com/customer/en/portal/articles/1481729-getting-started-with-overdrive