Overdrive/Libby

eBooks and Audiobooks

Kuna Library offers FREE eBooks and audiobooks through OverDrive and the mobile app, Libby. 

Instantly borrow e-books and audiobooks from the Kuna Library digital collection, load the books to your phone, eReader, computer, or Kindle then you can enjoy reading or listening while you’re on the go. We have thousands of titles from which to choose, and since the items will automatically be returned there is never a late fee! 

 

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eBooks and Audiobook Collection for Kids

NEW! The Idaho Commission for Libraries (ICfL) is offering a FREE collection with 75% of its holdings dedicated to children, juvenile, and teen titles.
The Idaho Digital E-Book Alliance (IDEA) is accessed through OverDrive, Libby, or the school app, Sora. Find out how to add the IDEA collection to your app today! 

 

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Learn more about Libby 

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New Items Added to our OverDrive/Libby Collection

 

Added July 27, 2021

Coming July 20, 2021

Added July 13, 2021

Added July 6, 2021

Added June 29, 2021

Added June 22, 2021

Added June 15, 2021

Added June 8, 2021

Added June 2, 2021

 

 

 

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Learn more about Libby

Libby by Overdrive

 

How to decide between OverDrive and Libby

It can be tough to decide which app to use, below are some of the differences and similarities between the apps we hope this helps you make a decision. 

How they are similar

  • Both are apps that access the Kuna Library digital collection of eBooks and audiobooks (yes, they access the same collection).
  • Both are designed for enjoying eBooks and audiobooks on your iOS and Android mobile devices.
  • Both allow you to place holds on items and view your place in line.
  • Both require a Kuna Library card number and password to log in.

How they are different

OverDrive

  • OverDrive is considered the “classic” app for use on your iOS and Android mobile devices, it is also the app to use on Macs, Kindle Fire, Kindle eReader and PCs.
  • It is compatible with screen readers.
  • You’ll get recommendations books for purchase.
  • It offers a Wish List feature.
  • If you’re concerned about excluding mature content in your digital reading app, stick with the OverDrive app. 
  • You can download the free app or access your eBook or audiobook from the website.

Libby

  • An app that simplifies the borrowing process.
  • Use Libby on your iOS,  Android, and Windows 10 devices.
  • Not yet compatible with screen readers.
  • Uses tags to help you organize titles you’ve read, want to read, loved, or didn’t like.
  • Offers eBook highlighting and annotations.
  • Can’t be accessed from a website, use requires downloading of the free app.

Have more questions?

Find out more about Libby

Watch a step-by-step video on how to get started with Libby

Get help with OverDrive

Get help with Libby

 

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