Hundreds of Digital Audiobooks and ebooks are now available for Newark Public Library users from ListenNJ.com, a project of the InfoLink and Central Jersey Regional Library Cooperatives.
You will need:
A valid Newark Public Library card
Internet access from your home computer (you may NOT use the Library’s
computers to download audiobooks or eBooks)
The first time you borrow materials at ListenNJ.com, instructions will be provided for them to download the free software needed.
Downloads are available for your personal PC, laptop, or PDA. MP3 audiobooks can be transferred to a wide range of devices including the iPod ®, iPhone™, and the iPod Touch. Some titles can even be burned to a CD.
eBooks can be read on a PC or Mac ® using free reader software called Adobe ® Digital Editions. eBooks can also be transferred to popular e-reading devices like the Sony ® Reader and the Barnes & Noble nook ™. A list of compatible devices is available at: www.overdrive.com/resources/drc/.
You may check out up to a total of five digital audiobooks and eBooks at once.
You may select a loan period of 7 or 10 days at checkout. When the loan period is over, the title expires and the item is automatically checked back in. At this time, you can delete the expired files from your computer.
Want to know more? Visit www.ListenNJ.com and click on the Help button for a complete list of FAQ or take the Digital Media Guided Tour.
If you wish to speak to someone at the Newark Public Library, please call: (973) 733-7779.