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Digital Books, Audiobooks, Magazines, and Music

Your Bettendorf Public Library cards gives you access to titles 24/7/365!

eBooks

OverDrive

Click here to log into Overdrive at rivershare.lib.overdrive.com to download eBooks.

Through Overdrive, the Bettendorf Public Library offers thousands of eBook titles in the Kindle, ePub and PDF formats to Bettendorf cardholders. There are no overdue fines, and you can also return eBooks early. Four items can be checked out from Overdrive at a time; they can be downloadable audiobooks, eBooks or a combination of the two. Items can be checked out for 7, 14 or 21 days; you can set your checkout length preference under Settings in OverDrive.

For tutorials to learn about OverDrive, click on the red Tutorials tab on the right of the screen, or view them full screen here.

RiverShare OverDrive

TumbleBooks

Click here to access TumbleBooks.

Tumblebooks offers an online, searchable collection of animated and talking picture books for children.

For tutorials to learn about TumbleBooks, click on the red Tutorials tab on the right of the screen, or view them full screen here.

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Audiobooks

Overdrive Audio

Click here to log into Overdrive at rivershare.lib.overdrive.com to download audiobooks.

The Bettendorf Public Library' subscription to Overdrive through RiverShare includes thousands of titles for you to enjoy. Go to rivershare.lib.overdrive.com and log in with your Bettendorf library barcode, download audiobooks, then transfer them to a portable device to take them with you anywhere!  No overdues to worry about, no fines to pay, and access 24/7!

For tutorials to learn about OverDrive, click on the red Tutorials tab on the right of the screen, or view them full screen here.

RiverShare OverDrive

Digital Magazines

Click here to log into Flipster Magazines with your Bettendorf Public Library card

Flipster magazines are available for all Bettendorf cardholders.  You can checkout and download magazines to take with you.  No waiting lists, no due dates. You get the full content of the magazine, and, using the Flipster app, you can take your magazines with you. 

For a tutorial to learn about Flipster, click on the red Tutorials tab on the right of the screen, or view it full screen here.

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Digital Music

Click here to log into Freegal with your Bettendorf Public Library card at bettendorf.freegalmusic.com.

Through Freegal, Bettendorf library cardholders can download up to 5 titles a week, from a selection of over 16 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 40,000+ labels with music that originate in over 100 countries. Titles can be downloaded and transferred to a mobile device, or downloaded directly to your mobile device through the Freegal app.  Go to bettendorf.freegalmusic.com to get started.

For tutorials to learn about Freegal, click on the red Tutorials tab on the right of the screen, or view them full screen here.

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