Guides for Downloading Library Materials to Your Device
Need help downloading Anderson Public Library eBooks and audiobooks to your mobile device?
Click the How-To guides below to view or print instructions:
Downloadable audiobooks, eBooks, music, and video from your home computer or mobile device. Most materials have a 14-day lending period. The free OverDrive Media Console is required to download materials.
Freading offers tens of thousands of ebooks which are available anytime, anywhere. There is no download manager, and users have simultaneous access to all titles -- no waiting lists. It's never been so easy.
It’s simple! Login using your library barcode. Search for your favorite ebook or browse by category, top downloads or new arrivals.
The Zinio service from Recorded Books gives APL cardholders access to free digital magazines for a computer or mobile device. Checkout as many issues from the APL Zinio collection as you want...there's no limit! See the Zinio guide at the top of the page for instructions.
The Freegal Music Service gives library cardholders free access to hundreds of thousands of digital songs, licensed from Sony Music Entertainment.
All downloads are in MP3 format and will never expire. The MP3 files can be played on your computer with a media player such as iTunes, and will work with any MP3 player, including iPods. You can burn your downloads to a CD. There is no software to download and install.
It’s simple! Login using your library barcode. Search for your favorite artists or browse by genre. Each APL cardholder may download three (3) songs each week.
Rocket Languages is an award-winning interactive online language learning system that allows library customers to learn conversational language at their own pace.
The DRM-free program allows you to fully utilize Rocket Language learning as it was designed; by downloading it for easy access at your convenience. Continue to access the program over a week, month, six months until you determine you've have completed the course.
Available languages include: Spanish, French, German, Chinese, Italian, Japanese, Hindi, Arabic, America Sign Language, and Inglés (ESL).
An online collection of TumbleBooks: animated, talking picture books that teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love.
TumbleBooks are created by taking existing picture books, adding animation, sound, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book that you can read, or have read to you.
On a computer, phone or tablet, Electronic Books from eSebco give a fully interactive experience to young readers. With movement, audio and photos, children can really enjoy learning to read. You can access the site by clicking on the link below. Please use the username: "apl" and password "BOOKS" to gain access.