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Washoe County Library offers downloadable audiobooks



library-logo-8905722-2829209Did you know that you can download audiobooks for free from your library’s Web site? Now, Washoe County Library System offers even greater access to its popular download service. Through a mobile device-optimized Web site you can now download and listen to audiobooks on the go.

The library’s Web site, www.washoecountylibrary.us, accessible from anywhere, now offers a mobile Web site edition for easy browsing, searching and checkout, on-the-go from your smartphone, Blackberry, or other Web-enabled device. Windows Mobile (5 or newer) users can also wirelessly download audiobooks to their mobile device using OverDrive Media Console for Windows Mobile.  You now have instant access, any time, anywhere.

By visiting washoecounty.lib.overdrive.com, you can check out and download books to enjoy on your computer, iPod, or MP3 player, and some audio titles can be burned to CD. The library’s Web site is available 24/7 from anywhere in the world.  Popular and classic downloadable books are offered in a variety of subjects, including mystery, romance, science fiction, business and careers, self-improvement and more.

To download audiobooks, all you need is an Internet connection and your library card. Visit washoecounty.lib.overdrive.com to try it today! This service is made possible for Washoe County Library patrons through the generosity of the E.L. Cord Foundation.

The technology is provided by OverDrive, a leader in providing world-class infrastructure for downloading premium digital content, www.OverDrive.com.

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