02 Digital Content

Electronic Resources

  • Libby is the new app to enjoy ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines from OverDrive.
  • Easy to get started for first-time users and a streamlined experience for current OverDrive app users.
  • Ebooks can be sent to your Kindle or Kindle reading app. Learn how.
  • Available from the Apple App Store and Google Play Store for smartphones and tablets.
  • Need help? Visit our full Libby Help site. Or give us a call.

All you need is a library card and a device.

  • Download Libby by OverDrive app.
  • Set up an account.
  1.         Select Library (Elbert County Library District)
  2.         Enter your library card number
  3.         Tap “Sign In”
  • You can browse our OverDrive collection of ebooks, audiobooks, magazines, and videos on your computer or download the classic OverDrive app.
  • The classic OverDrive app is recommended if using an older device or a Fire tablet, require the use of a screen reader, or want to view our selection of streaming videos.
  • Ebooks can be sent to your Kindle or Kindle reading app. Learn how.
  • Available on iOS, Android, Chromebooks, Kindle Fire, and laptop/desktop computers.
  • Need help? Visit the OverDrive Help site. Or give us a call.

All you need is a library card and a device.

  • Download the OverDrive  app.
  • Set up an account.
  1.         Select Library (Elbert County Library District)
  2.         Enter your library card number
  3.         Tap “Sign In”

Cloud Library by Bibliotheca accessed through AspenCat

  • Cloud Library makes it easy to discover the content you want to read. Whether on the web, a tablet, your mobile device or your library’s discovery terminal you can browse digital shelves curated by your library or filtering by genres that interest you.
  • Cloud Library keeps all your books in sync, meaning wherever you choose to read your books, you’ll always have your content with you.
  • One click category selection allows you to customize which genres you wish to see on your shelves. Advanced filtering allows you to sort by publication date, author, title, recent additions or rating. Saving titles for future browsing is as easy as adding to your favorites.

All you need is a library card and a device.

  • Download the Cloud Library app.
  • Set up an account.

        1    Select State/County

  1.     Select Library (AspenCat Union Catalog)
  2.     Enter your Library ID

            (card #) and PIN (last 4 digits of phone #)

  1.     Read End User License Agreement & Tap “Agree”
  2.     Tap “Login” & Start Browsing

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Multiple areas to explore!

  • Early World of Learning
    • Great for littles
  • Kids
    • Kid-friendly search
  • Student
    • Perfect for middle grades
  • Advanced
    • For those that are more practiced at research
  • Timelines
    • View timelines by subject or create your own
  • Ebooks
    • Plenty of nonfiction selections designed for kids