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RBdigital

Click here to go to the rbDigital website. Requires an account and a NGRL library card. Free eBooks, audiobooks, and magazines.

RBdigital provides access to hundreds of eBooks, eAudiobooks, and digital magazines all through a single mobile app. Registration must be done on a computer through a browser (not through a mobile app). Once you’ve registered, you can access eBooks and eAudiobooks through your computer or through the app. Magazines are only available through the app.

RBdigital eBooks and eAudiobooks can be checked out for up to 14 days with one renewal. Renewals will not be available if an item has a hold. Magazine issues are permanently available once downloaded. Library cards must say Northwest Georgia Regional Library System on them and cannot be expired.

Quick Start

Mobile Users (iOS, Android, Kindle Fire)

  • Step 1: On a computer, open your browser and go to http://ngrl.rbdigital.com.
  • Step 2: Register for an account using your NGRL library card (if it asks for an ‘access code’, make sure you’re at the correct web address).
  • Step 3: Download the RBdigital app on your mobile device.
  • Step 4: Log in to the app using the username and password you created earlier on the computer.
  • Step 5: Find an eBook, eAudiobook, or magazine you like and download it!
  • Step 6: Digital materials will automatically return themselves at the end of the checkout period.

Computer Users (Windows & Mac)

  • Step 1: On a computer, open your browser and go to http://ngrl.rbdigital.com.
  • Step 2: Register for an account using your NGRL library card (if it asks for an ‘access code’, make sure you’re at the correct web address)
  • Step 3: Download the eBook Desktop App to read eBooks or the RBdigital Media Manager app to listen to audiobooks and to transfer them to your mp3 player.
  • Step 4: eBook users will need to create an Adobe ID to read eBooks on a computer. The Adobe ID is required to maintain digital rights and prevent piracy. This process is quick and free. Create an Adobe ID.
  • Step 5: Log in to the eBook Desktop App with your Adobe ID and your RBdigital account or log into the Media Manager with your RBdigital account.
  • Step 6: Find an eBook or eAudiobook you like and download it!
  • Step 7: Digital materials will automatically return themselves at the end of the checkout period. In the computer apps, the title may still be visible but not accessible.

Need Help?

For additional help, please contact RBdigital directly at yoursupport@recordedbooks.com or at 877-772-8346. You can also drop by your local library for assistance or contact Ms. Powell at 706-876-1365 during library hours. Basic tips and tutorials are available using the Help tab of the RBdigital website and app.

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OverDrive

Click here to go to the OverDrive website. Requires a NGRL library card and account. Free eBooks.

OverDrive provides access to hundreds of eBooks through a mobile app or through a computer. Your username is your NGRL library card number (no spaces) and your password is the PIN created when you signed up for your account. If you don’t remember your PIN, drop by the library to get a new one.

OverDrive eBooks can be checked out for up to 14 days with one renewal. Renewals will not be available if an item has a hold. You can have up to five items out at a time, and eBooks will automatically return on their due date. Library cards must say Northwest Georgia Regional Library System on them and cannot be expired.

Quick Start

Mobile Users (iOS, Android, Kindle Fire)

  • Step 1: Download the Libby App (OverDrive App for Kindle Fire) from your mobile app store.
  • Step 2: Follow the prompts in your app to add a library and to sign in using your NGRL library card and PIN.
  • Step 3: Find an eBook you like and download it!
  • Step 6: Digital materials will automatically return themselves at the end of the checkout period.

Computer & eReader Users (Windows, Mac & Kindle eReader)

  • Step 1: Open your browser and visit https://ngrls.overdrive.com/ and log in using your NGRL library card and PIN.
  • Step 2: Find an eBook you like and borrow it.
  • Step 3: Go to Loans and choose an option
    • Read on a Kindle eReader (redirects to the Amazon website to complete the download)
    • Read in the browser (only works while connected to the internet)
    • Download the PDF version (requires Adobe Digital Editions desktop app and an Adobe ID)
  • Step 4: Digital materials will automatically return themselves at the end of the checkout period.

Need Help?

For additional help, please visit OverDrive Help. You can also drop by your local library for assistance or contact Ms. Powell at 706-876-1365 during library hours.

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TumbleBook Library

Part of the Database Offerings in GALILEO, Georgia’s Virtual LibraryClick here to go to the TumbleBook Library. Requires a GALILEO password. Free eBooks, audiobooks, graphic novels and more for kids.

TumbleBook Library is provided through GALILEO and requires the GALILEO password to use on a computer and your library card number to use with a mobile app. Designed for kids in kindergarten – 6th grade, there are books, graphic novels, videos, play lists, and games. Some titles include animation and read-a-long features.

TumbleBooks don’t have a due date and can be used multiple times. There is no account to log into, so you will need to keep track of the titles you have read and of your place in the book.

Quick Start

Mobile Users (iOS & Android)

  • Step 1: Download the Tumblebooks App from your mobile app store.
  • Step 2: Log in to the app by following the prompts to find the Northwest Georgia Library and then entering your NGRL library card.
  • Step 3: Find an eBook and open it up! Please note that using the app does use mobile data.

Computer Users (Windows & Mac)

  • Step 1: Open your browser and visit the TumbleBooks LibraryPart of the Database Offerings in GALILEO, Georgia’s Virtual Library
  • Step 2: Input the GALILEO password. This password expires each quarter–check out the GALILEO page for more information.
  • Step 3: Find an eBook and open it up! Please note that reading is only available while connected to the internet.

Need Help?

For additional help, drop by your local library for assistance or contact Ms. Powell at 706-876-1365 during library hours.

 

TumbleBookCloud

Part of the Database Offerings in GALILEO, Georgia’s Virtual LibraryClick here to visit tumblebookcloud. Requires the GALILEO password. Free eBooks, graphic novels, and more for teens and adults.

TumbleBook Library is provided through GALILEO and requires the GALILEO password to use on a computer. Designed for teens and adults, there are books, graphic novels, videos, and audiobooks. TumbleBookCloud is only available through a browser while connected to the internet.

TumbleBookCloud books don’t have a due date and can be used multiple times. There is no account to log into, so you will need to keep track of the titles you have read and of your place in the book.

Quick Start

  • Step 1: Open your browser and visit TumbleBooksCloudPart of the Database Offerings in GALILEO, Georgia’s Virtual Library
  • Step 2: Input the GALILEO password. This password expires each quarter–check out the GALILEO page for more information.
  • Step 3: Find an eBook and open it up! Please note that reading and listening is only available while connected to the internet.

Need Help?

For additional help, drop by your local library for assistance or contact Ms. Powell at 706-876-1365 during library hours.

 

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