How to Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and more from the Brentwood Library – anywhere, anytime.

 

The Digital Bookmobile National Tour is making a stop in Brentwood! On Saturday, September 2 at 10:00 a.m., the bookmobile will stop by the library and provide an interactive experience for readers of all ages to explore eBooks, audiobooks, and the new Overdrive app, Libby. A high-tech update to the traditional bookmobile, visitors can learn how to borrow digital books, stop at the Gadget Gallery to explore a variety of devices, talk with eReading experts and so much more. Tours are free and open to the community.

The 42-foot long Toterhome, fresh off the assembly line, is equipped with broadband DBM-Partner-Inst-1080x1080Internet-connected PCs, free Wi-Fi connection, touchscreen monitors, premium sound systems, and a variety of portable media players, all of which help visitors explore digital services at The Brentwood Library. In the Gadget Gallery, readers can explore all popular devices including iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ phones and tablets, Chromebook™ and Kindle®. Interactive learning stations encourage visitors to search the library’s digital media collection and go through the borrowing process. Beginners can get a one-on-one tutorial from technical experts. No matter what phone, tablet or computer a reader has, they’ll be reading eBooks and listening to audiobooks in no time flat.

Library readers can take advantage of the featured services to borrow eBooks and audiobooks for free, 24/7 with no late fees on the library’s website or use the Libby app to read or listen. Whether listening to an audiobook or indulging in an eBook, titles will automatically expire and return to the libraries digital collection at the end of the lending period. Digital reading has never been easier as readers can sync libraries, bookmarks, highlights, and reading positions across mobile devices.

Brentwood Library card members can borrow eBooks, audiobooks, through Overdrive and Libby as well as magazines, music, and even more, anytime by visiting www.brentwoodtn.gov/library and clicking on elibrary.