eMagazines

Overdrive offers a wide selection of 2500+ interactive digital magazines, 45,000+ ebooks, 18,000+ eAudio-books,

and 435+ read-along books for all ages. 

Specifics
 
  • No late fees, just return when finished or item will automatically return on due date. 
  • Available on computer and mobile devices. 
  • All your loans, notes, bookmarks, and reading progress sync across your devices.
  • Download ebooks and audiobooks for offline reading, or stream them to save space.
Download App

OverDrive App:

Libby App:

Getting Started
  1. On the website or app, sign in, select your library (Columbia Public Library), and enter your library card barcode and 4-digit PIN number. 
  2. Click agree to terms and log in.
  3. Browse the collection, check out a book, or place a hold. 

Libby setup instructions & help. 

OverDrive setup instructions.

Computer instructions & help.

The classic OverDrive app is recommended if using an older device or a Fire tablet, require the use of a screen reader, or want to view our selection of streaming videos

Highlights & Accessibility Features
  • Libby’s ebook reader makes it easy to customize how you read, adjust the font size, book layout, and lighting. You can also add bookmarks, create notes, and highlights, and define words. 
  • Skip forwards or backwards with a swipe, increase playback speed up to 3x, and set sleep timer until end of chapter or for 5, 10, 30, or more minutes. 
  • OpenDyslexic font increases readability of text for readers with dyslexia. Learn how to enable or disable. 
2,500 NEW JUVENILE AND YOUNG ADULT TITLES IN CLOUD LIBRARY! THANK TO THE ILLINOIS HEARTLAND LIBRARY SYSTEM!