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BRIDGES- Iowa's eLibrary

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Getting Started

With an iOS device (iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch) »

With an Android device »

With a Kindle »

With a Kindle Fire »

With Nook Tablets »

With Nook, Kobo, Sony e-ink readers [NOT KINDLE] »

With Windows Phone »

With Windows »

With Windows 8 and RT »

With Windows 10 »

With Mac »

Borrowing Policies:

  • Up to three items (combination of e-books and e-audiobooks) can be checked out at a time.
  • Items check out for two weeks (you can change the default checkout period to one week under Account Settings).
  • E-books and MP3 audiobooks can be returned early. WMA audiobooks cannot be returned early.
  • Items cannot be renewed.
  • Reserves can be placed on up to three items.
  • You have three days to pickup an on hold item once it becomes available.

Required Software

For Smartphones and Tablets (including the iPod Touch):

The OverDrive app can be found in your device's app store.

For PC and Mac Computers:

OverDrive Media Console - is required for downloading and transfering audio books.

Adobe Digital Editions - is required for downloading and transfering e-books to e-ink ereaders like the Nook Glow or Sony ereader.

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