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Library eBooks for Kindle, Kindle Keyboard, Paperwhite (Handout)
Library eBooks for Kindle Fire Tablets (Handout)
Library eBooks for Nook black and white eReaders (Handout)
Library eBooks for Tablets/Phones via Overdrive App (Handout)

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eReading Room for Kids and Teens
 Kid-friendly link to digital books and audiobooks.
More Digital Content to try: Tumblebooks for Kids, Mango Languages, LearningExpress Library
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Overdrive Media ConsoleFind and download ePUB ebooks and MP3 audiobooks from the library directly to your phone.

New users can go here (and look for this icon at the bottom left of the page) to download the app or existing users can update right from your phone's App Store. Have your Adobe Digital Editions ID and library card number handy. Don't see your ePUB book in your Overdrive Library after downloading? A quick fix is to turn your phone off completely then turn it back on.

Happy Reading!
For more information see Carolyn at the Information Desk or stop by the library to take advantage of our free wireless.


MP3 Audiobooks can be downloaded to your Mac, iPod, iPhone, iTouch, PDA, and most cell phones!

Download Digital Items
Can’t come to the library? The Digital Book Catalog and Download Center enables patrons to download eBooks, Audiobooks, and Videos from our website directly onto your personal computer, PDA or MP3 device. It couldn’t be easier! Follow the simple step-by-step directions to place holds and download materials. Once your requested materials download, you have the materials for an allotted time. After that time, the materials are automatically returned, and you never have to worry about late fees.

The digital version of a print book can be read on your home or work computer, laptop, pocket PC or personal digital assistant (PDA). Audio books can be downloaded to a pocket PC, MP3 player or other portable devices or burned to CDs. The Library's Digital Book collection includes bestsellers and classics, fiction and non-fiction, titles for children and young adults.

Most WMA Audiobooks are now iPod®-compatible – with a quick upgrade to OverDrive Media Console™ v3.2!

What kinds of materials are available in the Digital Collection?

Audiobooks Audiobooks (wma format) and MP3

Adobe eBooks Adobe eBooks

Mobipocket eBooks Mobipocket eBooks


How do I download Digital Materials? You need:

- A valid Fox River Valley Public Library District Library card
- A personal computer (not a computer in the library)
- Free reader software (available on the lower left of the Overdrive website under "Digital Software")
- Brief access to the Internet
- Watch help videos to learn more about how to load onto your device.

Click Here to Get Started!!

Need Help? Contact the Adult Information Desk at (847) 428-3661, choose option 3.

Online Assistance: This is a terrific resource for basic troubleshooting. Choose "Digital Catalog Help” from the menu bar at the top of the screen. You may also want to go to the step-by-step guides at "Download Digital Media Guided Tour."

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