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Ebook Readers
The library has ebook readers to checkout to students.  Students may check them out for three weeks at a time. A late return of an ebook reader will result in a $1.00 a day fine.  Overdrive ebooks and audiobooks may be downloaded to these readers.  If ebook readers are damaged or lost students will be charged the replacement price of the ebook reader. Please see library staff for checkout availability.


Ebooks

Brainhive - 3,000 ebooks available to read online or on an ipad.  Preview before checking out. Multiple copies available, so read with a friend.  Books can be renewed.

Login username = ID number and password = birthdate.


http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=nlebk
EBSCO ebooks - Over 200,000 nonfiction titles available to read online or download.  Multiple copies available. Not in library catalog, so search on EBSCO directly.  Ebooks can be downloaded to ipad, iphone, nook or kindle. Bluefire reader app suggested for apple devices.

Login to EBSCO ebooks with the library username and password find on the back of your ID card.

EBSCO Ebook Help



http://powayusd.lib.overdrive.com
OverDrive - Access to about 300 ebooks and audiobooks.  Our collection is shared with Westview.  This is the same digital book service that is available through the public libraries. So if you already have the OverDrive app on your device, just add our library. 

Ebooks can be read online and with most mobile devices.

Login to OverDrive with your school Novell login.







Audiobooks
http://powayusd.lib.overdrive.com
OverDrive - Access to about 300 ebooks and audiobooks.  Our collection is shared with all the high schools. This is the same digital book service that is available through the public libraries. So if you already have the OverDrive app on your device, just add our library. 

Ebooks can be read online and with most mobile devices.

Login to OverDrive with your school Novell login.


Getting Started with OverDrive