eBooks & eAudiobooks

OverDrive: eBooks & eAudiobooks of popular nonfiction and fiction titles for readers of all ages.

You will need an active Longview Public Library Card and a password.
To reset your password, please come in to the Front Desk.

OverDrive

General instructions:
For most devices, you will need to download the OverDrive Media Console app.
You can check out up to 5 books for 14 days. Titles can be renewed, as long there are no holds on the title.

Getting Started With OverDrive:

  1. Click on the OverDrive logo above to access the Northeast Texas Digital Consortium catalog.
  2. Click Sign In.
  3. Select Longview Public Library from the drop down menu.
  4. Sign in using your Longview Public Library borrower’s card number (without the spaces) and your pin/password.
  5. Browse for a title you would like to check out. The icon in the upper right hand of the cover, a book for text format andheadphones for audiobook, will be black is available and gray if checked out.
  6. Click on the cover for more information or to check out that book.
  7. Once you’ve made a choice, click on “Borrow.” *If the book is checked out, you can select “Add to your Wish List" or "Place a Hold".
  8. Click Download and select the appropriate format.
  9. Click Confirm & Download.

Help For Using OverDrive With Specific Devices:

For more help, check out our details instructions here: 

For additional help, please check out the OverDrive Resource Center page.


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EBSCOhost eBooks: EBSCO offers nonfiction and fiction titles.

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To get started:
  1. Click on the EBSCOhost logo above to browse their eBook catalog. 
  2. Create a My EBSCOhost account 
  3. Install Adobe® Digital Editions 
  4. Click on the desired title
  5. Click “Download This eBook (Offline)
  6. Click Download
Additional help may be found at the EBSCOhost User Guide.