OverDrive is a service provided by the Wisconsin Public Library Consortium to provide Wisconsin residents access to eBooks, audiobooks, and video in a digital format. Lakeshores Library System invests extra funds into OverDrive, so be sure you log in to your account when searching to see the full list of materials available for download.
You can checkout and download:
- Kindle Books
- Adobe EPUB eBooks
- Adobe PDF eBooks
- OverDrive WMA Audiobooks
- OverDrive MP3 Audiobooks
- OverDrive Music
- OverDrive Video
To checkout and download you need:
- A valid library card and PIN
- Internet access
- A computer or device that meets the system requirements for the type(s) of materials you wish to download
- Free software for the computer or device on which you wish to use the materials available at this site
OverDrive offers a robust Help page that should answer most of your questions.
Downloading OverDrive eBooks for Kindle
Downloading OverDrive eBooks for a Nook eReader, Computer, or Laptop
Downloading Library eBooks using the OverDrive App
Please contact Brigham Memorial Library if you require additional assistance.
Additional eBook Sources
Badgerlink offers access to a variety of full text books. Your library card number may be required.
Project Gutenberg offers over 49,000 free ebooks: choose among free epub books, free kindle books, download them or read them online.
Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Over 1,000,000 free ebooks available.
Digital Story Time
Search the hashtag #OperationStoryTime on Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube to find a beloved author reading one of their very own books, or a personal favorite! Here are some of our top picks:
- Jan Brett reads “Cozy“
- Susie Jaramillo reads “Little Sunny Sunshine” from the Cantico Series (in English and Spanish)
- Sophie Blackall reads Ivy & Bean
- Anica Mrose Rissi reads “Love, Sophia on the Moon“
- Steven Weinberg reads part of “AstroNuts“
- Shawn Harris reads “Everyone’s Awake“
- Molly Idle reads “Pearl“
- Ame Dyckman reads “You Don’t Want A Unicorn!” (She’s dressed as a unicorn, btw…)
- Eva Chen reads “Juno Valentine and the Magical Shoes“
- Karen Romano Young reads a chapter of “A Girl, a Raccoon, and the Midnight Moon“