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Audio and Ebooks
Salmon Public Library is proud to present a wide selection of digital audio to extend your library reading needs. Below are services that give library patrons the ability to download audio and ebooks to their computers, tablets, and devices. To learn more see below or come on in and have the library staff assist you!
3M Cloud Library
The 3M Cloud Library application is an innovative way to browse, borrow and read popular fiction and nonfiction eBooks from your local public library. The 3M cloud library is available for any device that can install apps. This includes: iPhones, iPads, Android devices, Nooks, and Kindle Fires. You may also download the app to your computer. For instructions on how to get the 3M app, click here
Using the 3M app is fairly simple for most devices. Once installed, you will need to access the Salmon Library’s ebooks by choosing the country and state you live in and then selecting “LCEI.”
3M will then ask you to log in by using your 14 digit library barcode (no spaces) and a 4 digit password. Your default password should be the last 4 digits of your phone number. If this does not work, please contact the library and we can reset it for you. click here for links to the 3M apps, or look in your app store on your device.
OverDrive is a free service offered by Salmon library that lets you borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and more from our digital collections. All you need to get started with free digital titles from OverDrive is an internet connection and a library card or student ID.
For many eBooks, audiobooks, and videos, you won’t need to install any extra software to start reading, listening, or watching what you’ve borrowed. With OverDrive Read, OverDrive Listen, and OverDrive’s streaming video, you can just open and enjoy these titles in your browser.
To setup your OverDrive account Click Here If you are having trouble setting up the account visit OverDrive help here for a video tutorial of how to get started. Further information about installing the app on your device can also be found here
Libby for Overdrive
Meet Libby, she’s new! Download this app to your smartphone or tablet and enter a more user-friendly world to search ebooks and audiobooks using the Overdrive service. Overdrive app is still available and working, however, Libby offers a more stream-lined, intiuative user interface for you to continue to check out the books you love. Read about it here! Learn how to use it here!