Downloadable ebooks

OverDrive

Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, and more – anywhere, anytime. Our OverDrive collection offers thousands of titles for adults and children.

If you are using a tablet, mobile device, or wi-fi-enabled eReader, you can access OverDrive using your library card barcode and PIN with the OverDrive app.

If you are using a dedicated eReader (such as a Kobo or NOOK), you will need to create a free Adobe ID and use Adobe Digital Editions to borrow titles.

Help with OverDrive
Device Setup Guides
Adobe ID and Digital Editions Setup
OverDrive Support Form


Still having problems? Call 1-800-387-6036 to contact the Lethbridge Public Library Information Desk.

TumbleBooks Library

An online collection of animated, talking picture books in English, Spanish, and French – just for kids! Search by subject, language, or reading level to access hundreds of ebooks that are fully animated with sound, music, and narration. The TumbleBooks Library also includes educational videos produced by National Geographic, puzzles and games, and language learning activities.

Help with TumbleBooks

eBook Devices and Compatibility

Tablets Library eBook Compatibility Download and read with ...
iPad YES iOS OverDrive for Libraries
Samsung Galaxy, Asus Transformer, Acer, Motorola etc. (Google Play Store Tablets) YES Android OverDrive for Libraries
Kobo Vox, Arc YES Android OverDrive for Libraries
Kindle Fire, Fire HD YES Android OverDrive for Libraries
Blackberry Playbook Blackberry no longer supports these devices.  -

 

eReaders Library eBook Compatibility On Windows or Mac transfer with...
Kobo (Aura, Mini, Glo, Touch) YES Adobe Digital Editions
Sony Wi-Fi (PRS-T1, T2, T3) Sony no longer supports these devices. While some remain compatible, this could change at any time. Adobe Digital Editions
NOOK YES Adobe Digital Editions
Kindle 1, 2, DX, Touch, Paperwhite NO  -
Aluratek Libre YES Adobe Digital Editions

 

Phones Library eBook Compatbility Download and read with ...
iPhone / iPod Touch YES iOS OverDrive for Libraries
Blackberry 10.2+ (z3, z10, z30, q5, q10, q20) Blackberry no longer supports these devices. While some remain compatible by using Android Apps, this could change at any time.
 
Android OverDrive for Libraries
Android (Nexus II, HTC, LG) YES Android OverDrive for Libraries
Blackberry before OS 10, PDAs or cellphones using Mobipocket Blackberry no longer supports these devices.  -