E-Books & Audiobooks

E-Books & Audiobooks

Overdrive

Read e-books and audiobooks on your computer, smartphone, tablet or e-reader using Overdrive.To borrow items, you will need to sign in using your library card and PIN number. You can only borrow five items at one time. E-books and audiobooks can be checked out for a period of two weeks. All items will automatically return at the end of the lending period. 

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What is Libby?

Libby is a new app from Overdrive available for iOS devices (iPhones, iPads) and Android devices. You can find more information about Libby here. The app is designed to take you from opening the app to reading e-books or audiobooks in a shorter amount of time. Libby gives you access to the exact same Overdrive collection as the Overdrive app.

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Hoopla

Borrow audiobooks, e-books, and comics using through Hoopla. To use Hoopla, visit the website and set up an account using your library card and PIN number . Once your account is set up, log in using your email address and password.

Each Shreve Memorial Library cardholder can borrow 10 items a month from Hoopla. View or listen to items from Hoopla on your desktop, laptop, tablet, or smartphone. Audiobooks, e-books, and comics can be checked out for 21 days. All items will return automatically when the lending period is up.

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Tumblebook Library

Available on the State Library Database page, Tumblebook Library contains children's e-books with more than 1100 titles for grades K-6, including animated, talking picture books, read-along chapter books, National Geographic videos, non-fiction books, playlists, as well as books in Spanish and French. Plus, the collection features graphic novels. Access these items on your computer or download the Tumblebooks app.

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Teen Book Cloud

Available on the State Library Database page, the Teen Book Cloud contains e-books and more for grades 6 – 12, featuring over 1000 titles, including graphic novels, enhanced e-books with audio narration and highlighted text, classic literature, National Geographic videos, and more!

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More Resources

Britannica E-Books and the Louisiana Public Library E-Book collection are both available on the State Library Databases page. Visit that site to learn more about these resources and access these e-books.