Ebooks are available to patrons of Chinook Arch member libraries with a valid library card.
Unless you are using a Sony Reader, you will need to create a free Adobe ID to borrow OverDrive or Freading eBooks. (Use our Creating an Adobe ID and downloading Adobe Digital Editions guide.)
Includes over 9,000 popular fiction, non-fiction, and technical titles.
Includes 15,000+ titles from most genres that you can access at any time.
An online collection of animated, talking picture books for kids. Include animation, sound, music and narration.
eReader Help Guides
We have created guides for some of the most popular e-Readers!
Download them to get started reading e-books. All guides have been recently updated:
- Creating an Adobe ID and downloading Adobe Digital Editions
- Downloading OverDrive eBooks to your Kobo eReader
- Downloading OverDrive eBooks to your Sony Reader
- Downloading OverDrive eBooks and Audiobooks to your Android
- Downloading OverDrive eBooks and Audiobooks to your iOS (Apple) Device
Freading Quick Start Guide
Downloading Freading eBooks to Android Phones and Tablets
Downloading Freading eBooks to iPhones, iPads, and iPod Touches
Still having problems? Call 1-800-387-6036 to contact the Lethbridge Public Library Information Desk or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Popular Devices that use eBooks
|eReaders||Works with library eBooks?||On Windows or Mac transfer with...|
|Kobo (Aura, Mini, Glo, Touch)||YES||Adobe Digital Editions|
|Sony Wi-Fi (PRS-T1, T2, T3)||YES||
Sony Reader for PC/Mac or
Adobe Digital Editions
Adobe Digital Editions
|Kindle 1, 2, DX, Touch, Paperwhite||NO||-|
|Aluratek Libre||YES||Adobe Digital Editions|
|Phones||Works with library eBooks?||Download and read with ...|
|iPhone / iPod Touch||YES||iOS Apps|
|Blackberry 10.2+ (z3, z10, z30, q5, q10, q20)||
Support ended 4/10/2014
Android App may work.
|Android (Nexus II, HTC, LG)||YES||Android Apps|
|Blackberry before OS 10, PDAs or cellphones using Mobipocket||NO||Support ended 4/10/2014|
|Tablets||Works with library eBooks?||Download and read with ...|
|Samsung Galaxy, Asus Transformer, Acer, Motorola etc. (Google Play Store Tablets)||YES||Android Apps|
|Kobo Vox, Arc||YES||Android Apps|
|Kindle Fire, Fire HD||YES||Android Apps|
|PanDigital||ONLY FREADING||Android Apps|
|Blackberry Playbook||Support ended 4/10/2014||OverDrive Read in browser only|