3520 86th Street, Urbandale, IA 50322      Phone: 515-278-3945

E-Resources

Downloadable eBooks & Audiobooks

You can now download best-selling and classic audiobooks and eBooks from the library’s website anytime, anywhere with BRIDGES & OneClickDigital!

 

BRIDGES by Overdrive

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bridgesmasthead*This service is available to Urbandale, Windsor Heights, and rural Polk County residents only. 

CLICK HERE TO VIEW A BRIDGES TUTORIAL

BRIDGES (formerly WILBOR) collection has fiction and nonfiction titles, as well as books for children and teens.

Ebooks will check out for 2 weeks (and can be returned early!), audiobooks will check out for 1 week. Titles will automatically expire at the end of the lending period. This service, powered by OverDrive, is free with your library card. To get started, you will need to install free software.

You can find BRIDGES items on our catalog or search the BRIDGES website.

Need help? View our tutorial or visit the BRIDGES help page.

 

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*This service is available to all Urbandale Library cardholders.

CLICK HERE TO VIEW A ONECLICKDIGITAL TUTORIAL

The Urbandale Public Library, in partnership with Recorded Books, is pleased to announce the launch of OneClickdigital, an online service that allows you to check out eAudiobooks and eBooks. OneClickdigital features an easy-to-use interface with streamlined navigation, fast downloads, and automatic software updates.

You can find Recorded Books items on our catalog or search the OneClickdigital website.

Need help? View our tutorial or visit the OneClickdigital help page.

 

hoopla

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hoopla allows customers to instantly borrow e-books, comics, audiobooks, music, movies and television — with no holds, and no waiting!  And there’s no need to worry about late fees; hoopla features an automated service that returns your item once your time is up.  Content can be streamed to computers, tablets or smartphones, and can be downloaded to mobile devices to allow for offline viewing any time. You can check out up to 6 items from hoopla each month.

View our tutorial for detailed instructions on how to get started, or, click here to go to hoopla now!