Access eBooks & eAudiobooks

Kern County residents have access to 6 different platforms for downloading eBooks and eAudiobooks, as well as accessing streaming content.

OverDrive
eBooks & eAudiobooks
also known as Libby

  • 21 Day Loan Period
  • Max 30 Titles Out
  • Max 20 Items on Waiting List

Compatible with:
iOS® (9.0+) iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, Android™ (minimum Lollipop, 5.0+), Blackberry ®, Kindle®, Media Players, and eReaders

Available in additional languages, including Spanish, Chinese, and many more.

Getting Started?
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Access Instructions

Please Note: This service is available to Kern County Residents only.

Need Help?
Contact Library Staff.

Hoopla
eBooks, eAudiobooks, Comics, Movies, TV Shows, & Music

  • Max 3 Titles Out / Month
  • Limit resets on the 1st of each month
  • No Waitlist

Variable Checkout Times:

  • Most Movies & TV Episodes available for 72 hours
  • Some Movies & TV Episodes available for 48 hours
  • Most Music available for 7 days
  • Most Audiobooks, Comics, & eBooks available for 21 day checkout

Compatible with:
iOS® (10+), Android™ (4.4+), and Amazon devices (5.0+)

Getting Started?

Please Note: This service is available to Kern County Residents only.

Need Help?
Contact Hoopla Customer Service.

cloudLibrary
eBooks

  • 14 Day Loan Period
  • Max 3 Titles Out
  • Max 5 Items on Waiting List

Compatible with:
iOS® & Android™ (Using 3M Cloud Library App) and eReaders (but not Kindle®)

Getting Started?
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Access Instructions

Please Note: This service is available to all San Joaquin Valley Residents.

Need Help?
Contact Library Staff.

enki Library
eBooks

This service is being made available in response to COVID-19 closures by a partnership between Califa and Bibliolabs. This service is available to every California resident.

Compatible with:

iOS® & Android™ (Using BiblioBoard Library, BiblioLabs, LLC)

Create an account to get started!

Need Help?
Access Support.

OpenLibrary
eBooks & eAudiobooks

  • The state of California is participating in an eBook lending program. Browse the growing lending library of over 200,000 eBooks!

 

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