Digital Collections Information
Flipster is a next-generation magazine service that allows patrons to browse digital versions of the latest issues of popular magazines the Library subscribes to. You can access content on your computer. Magazines can be downloaded to Android phones and tablets, Apple phones and tablets, and Kindle Fire tablets for offline reading anytime, anywhere through the Flipster app.
Freegal Music is a downloadable music service for Bartlett Public Library District cardholders. All you need is your Library card number and PIN. With access to the Sony Music Entertainment catalog, it offers hundreds of thousands of songs, over 100 genres of music, and more than 50 record labels, all without having to download software or have any digital rights management (DRM) issues to deal with.
Hoopla is a streaming service that allows you to instantly borrow free digital movies, music, eBooks and more, 24/7 with your Bartlett Public Library District card on your smartphone, tablet and computer. Use your Library card number and PIN to set up a hoopla account.
OverDrive is an eMedia collection featuring downloadable audiobooks and eBooks for Bartlett Public Library District cardholders. All you need is your Library card number and PIN. eBooks and eAudiobooks can be downloaded to your computer and exported to a portable listening device such as a Nook, iPod or MP3 player. You can download OverDrive's "Libby" app on your smartphone or tablet to access OverDrive also.
Why are certain authors not available through the Library's OverDrive collection?
Many popular authors are not available in eBook format for Libraries to purchase. Below is a list of the “Big Five” publishing houses information on eBook availability for public libraries as of May 1, 2015.
OverDrive Downloading Tips
Please access OverDrive Help with instructions, videos, and troubleshooting information on eBooks and eAudiobooks for all compatible devices.
Free eBook Sites