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Read eBooks instantly, for free, using the device in your hand or your browser with Libby from Overdrive. Our eBook collection includes more than 15,000 popular kid, teen, and adult titles. Preview our full collection.

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*Libby is not available for Kindle Fire. Amazon App Store link is for the OverDrive app. Same great collection!

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  • You must be a resident of Des Moines or rural Polk County to use DMPL eBooks.
  • Up to eight items can be checked out at a time.
  • Items check out for three weeks.
  • Holds can be placed on up to eight items at one time.
  • You have three days to checkout an on-hold item once it becomes available.
  • You may set your holds to automatically checkout in your settings.