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 offers downloadable audiobooks from Recorded Books, the country's largest producer of audiobook—all iPod ® compatible and easy to access—24 hours/7 days a week! Go to bettendorfia.oneclickdigital.com, set up an account, download the Media Manager and you're on your way! OneClick audiobooks check out for 14 days.
Zinio digital magazines are available for all Bettendorf cardholders. You can checkout and download magazines to take with you. No waiting lists, no due dates. Just download and go! 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. 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.