Digital Books, Audiobooks, Magazines, and Music
Through Overdrive, the Bettendorf Public Library offers thousands of eBook titles in the Kindle, ePub and PDF formats to Bettendorf cardholders. There are no overdue fines, and you can also return eBooks early. Four items can be checked out from Overdrive at a time; they can be downloadable audiobooks, eBooks or a combination of the two. Items can be checked out for 7, 14 or 21 days; you can set your checkout length preference under Settings in OverDrive.
The Bettendorf Public Library' subscription to Overdrive through RiverShare includes thousands of titles for you to enjoy. Go to rivershare.lib.overdrive.com and log in with your Bettendorf library barcode, download audiobooks, then transfer them to a portable device to take them with you anywhere! No overdues to worry about, no fines to pay, and access 24/7!
OneClick is now RBDigital! Available titles include bestsellers, Recorded Books exclusives, classics, and selections for children and young adults. With this service, patrons enjoy free access to audiobooks at home, in the library, or on the go. Go to bettendorfia.oneclickdigital.com, set up an account, download the RBDigital app and you're on your way! RBDigital audiobooks check out for 14 days.
Zinio is now RBDigital! RBDigital magazines are available for all Bettendorf cardholders. You can checkout and download magazines to take with you. No waiting lists, no due dates. You get the full content of the magazine, along with added features you can’t find in print, such as video, audio and live links. Use the RBDigital app to take your magazines with you. Go to www.rbdigital.com/bettendorfia/service/zinio to get started.
Through Freegal, Bettendorf library cardholders can download up to 3 titles a week, from a selection of over 28,000 music labels from 85 different countries. Titles can be downloaded and transferred to a mobile device, or downloaded directly to your mobile device through the Freegal app. Go to bettendorf.freegalmusic.com to get started.
Tumblebooks offers an online, searchable collection of animated and talking picture books for children.