Libby eBooks & eAudiobooks

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Introduction to Libby, by Overdrive

The free Libby App is the easiest way to get started with eBooks and eAudiobooks from the NWTC Library. All you need is to download the app and sign into our library using your NWTC ID number and password. 

In addition to fiction, there are eBooks and eAudiobooks on Business & Finance, Careers, Computer Technology, History, Math, Nursing, Psychology, and Self-Improvement.

You can browse or search for a title, immediately see if it's available and then download it to your eReader or mobile device with just a couple of clicks. Borrow up to 10 books at a time!

Accessing the Libby App

Libby is available for Android, iOS, Windows 10, some Chromebooks, and in your browser at libbyapp.com.

  1. Install the Libby app from your device's app store. Or visit libbyapp.com in your Chrome, Firefox, Safari, or Edge browser.
  2. In Libby, follow the prompts to find the Wisconsin Academic Library Consortium and select the Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Library. Sign into your card with your NWTC ID number and password.
                             
  3. ​​Browse your library's collection and borrow a title.
  4. Borrowed titles appear under Shelf > Loans and download to the app automatically when you're connected to Wi-Fi, so you can read them when you're offline.
  5. From your Loans, you can:
  • Tap Read With... to choose where you'd like to read the book (Kindle or Libby), then finish sending to Kindle (U.S. libraries only) or start reading in Libby.
  • Tap Manage Loan to see options like Renew and Return.

 

Need Additional Help?

There is an in-app support feature to help answer frequently asked questions. Visit Libby Help

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