eBooks and More

What is my Pin?

The PIN is usually the last 4 numbers of your phone number.
If you have any questions about your PIN please email us at askgadml@gmail.com.

Who can borrow?

Library card holders in good standing.

Try these services to borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and more.

 
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Borrow Audiobooks, and eBooks

You can borrow 6 items at a time. Return an item early to borrow more.

Borrowing Period:
21 days 

How to set up and use the newest OverDrive app Libby:

   

   Libby app for eBooks and Audiobooks (PDF)

 

 

Other ways to borrow:

 - Kindle and Kindle Fire  - send eBooks to your device in the same format as the
eBooks you buy from Amazon. Use the OverDrive app to listen to Audiobooks on  the Kindle Fire.

 - Older Devices - use the OverDrive app.

 - Black and White eReaders - Simple Nook, Kobo, Sony and other non-Kindle eReaders   require your computer and Adobe Digital Editions software.

Video tutorial about Overdrive 

Libby app icon
 
Hoopla logo

Borrow Audiobooks, Comics, eBooks, Music and Video

You can borrow 10 items per month during the Library closure.

Borrowing Periods:

Ebooks & Audiobooks - 21 days 
Music - 7 days 
Movies & TV shows - 3 days 
(Borrowed items will carry over to the next month if you borrow at the end of the month and you will be able to borrow more items at the beginning of the month.)

How to set up and use the Hoopla App:

   Hoopla for Android   (PDF)

   Hoopla for iPad and iPhone  (PDF)

For a limited time (through May 31), Hoopla is providing Bonus Borrows that do not count towards a users monthly limits. Collections of Bonus Borrows include:

  Video tutorial about Hoopla

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AcornTV

Borrow Audiobooks, Magazines and Video

You can borrow 10 audiobooks. No limits for magazines and video.

Borrowing Period:
21 days for audiobooks. No limits for magazines. 7 days for video

How to set up and use the rb digital app:

   rb digital app for Audiobooks and Magazines  (PDF)

How to use your computer to transfer audiobook to a mp3 player or thumb drive:

   rb digital download (PDF)

Use your rbdigital account to check out a 7 pass to stream mysteries, dramas, and comedies from Britain and beyond. Once the pass expires you can check out another pass. How to access AcornTV.

Video tutorial about Rbdigital

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Tumble Book Library

Always available and unlimited eBooks, animated talking picture books, graphic novels and audiobooks.

Use the web browser on your smart device or computer to enjoy the streaming content. No account required. Just click on the services below to begin.

Tumble Book Library
Tumble Math
Romance Book Cloud
 
Kanopy logo

Borrow streaming movies and documentaries. 

You can borrow 10 titles a month. Great Courses and kids material are unlimited.

Borrowing Period:
3 days 

How to set up and use the Kanopy App:

 Kanopy App for streaming video (PDF)

 

Video tutorial about Kanopy

Kanopy app icon
Location

1710 West St Andrews

 Midland MI 48640

 (989) 837-3430

Hours

The Grace A. Dow Memorial Library is closed until further notice due to the flood

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