E-Books & E-Audiobooks

cloudLibrary

cloudLibrary is a free service, available to all library patrons – all you need is your library card. The app is available in the Apple App Store and Google Play Store. Patrons can simply download the app, log in using their library card/pin and start interacting with the library while they are on the go! 

You are allowed EIGHT digital check-outs at one time. Titles will automatically expire at the end of the lending period--14 days. No worrying about late fees when you check out e-books and e-audiobooks!

Supported devices:

Click the links below to be directed to download the cloudLibrary app for your operating system.

Operating SystemiOSAndroidChrome OS™
Fire OS
*Not supported by all versions.
PC/Mac
and other e-readers
Device TypeiPad®Android™ Phones

Chromebook™ notebook computer

Kindle FireKobo™ eReader
iPhone®Android™ DevicesGoogle Pixel™ phone
Kindle Fire HDNOOK™ eReader & NOOK™ Tablets
 
Google Pixel™ tablets

Kindle Fire HDX
Windows™ / Mac OS X

*cloudLibrary is currently not compatible with Kindle Paperwhites. If you would like to read eBooks on your Kindle please email Amazon's Kindle and request that Amazon allow compatibility with cloudLibrary.

Helpful information: 

How-to-videos

Frequently Asked Questions

Common Issues


E-Read Texas (Biblioboard)

Access restricted to Texas.


Lone Star Digital Library (Libby/Overdrive)

Download e-Audiobooks, e-Books, and more from our website! This service, powered by OverDrive, is free with your library card. You can browse the collection, check out with your library card, and download to PC, Mac®, and most mobile devices. For new users, click on the the link below to download the Overdrive app, Libby.

With thousands of popular fiction and non-fiction titles to choose from, the collection is guaranteed to have something for everyone. You can download best-selling novels, well-known classics, self-improvement guides, children’s books and much more.

You are allowed EIGHT digital check-outs at one time. Titles will automatically expire at the end of the lending period. No worrying about late fees when you check out e-books and e-audiobooks!

Helpful Information:

Get the Libby App!

Information for Kindle Users

Troubleshooting


SimplyE

If you don't like having to download too many apps, SimplyE may be the right option for you! 

SimplyE is a free open source e-reader app that bring together our collection of e-books and a-udiobooks on cloudLibrary AND the Lone Star Digital Library to make them easily accessible all in one place. The app is available on the App Store for iPhones and iPads, and on Google Play for Android devices.

Helpful Information:

Getting started with SimplyE

Using SimplyE

Troubleshooting


Check out these tutorials to learn how to get started with cloudLibrary, Libby, and Biblioboard.