Herrick patrons can borrow eBooks, eAudiobooks by visiting the web sites of our digital book vendors. See the sections below for a description of each collection, system requirements, etc.
Big News! We now have thousands of digital graphic novels and comics available! Now that we have added Comics Plus: Library Edition to our services you will have access to an incredible selection of great titles like Naruto, Doonesbury, Archie, Big Nate, Dragon Ball, Mouse Guard and so much more. What makes this even better is; you’ll be able to read them on any web-connected device: tablet, pc, or smart phone! Want to know more? Click on the Comics Plus: Library Edition logo and get started!
Enjoy full color, interactive digital magazines from the world's largest newsstand. Browse our collection of popular titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download. Read instantly in your browser or download to your mobile device with the Zinio app. Explore the world, one issue at a time.
Because some email providers block confirmation emails, we recommend creating an account at http://www.zinio.com/ before creating an account on the library's RBDigital Zinio site linked here. Please proceed directly to zinio.com, create an account and wait for a confirmation email verifying your new account. Then come back to this site and click on the Zinio link. You may need to create a webmail account (gmail, yahoo, hotmail) if your provider blocks your verification email. See the tip sheet for more information.
Find out what all the hoopla's about with our free digital movies, audiobooks and music albums. Use your library card to borrow and watch thousands of movies and television shows, or listen to your favorite new books or music tracks on your smartphone, tablet or computer. There is no waiting to borrow and Hoopla's automatic return means no late fees. Stream or download for viewing offline. New movies, books and music are added weekly. Monthly limits apply, please see the tipsheet below or check the "My Titles" or "Borrowed" tab in Hoopla for more information.
Download DRM-free MP3 files of millions of songs including the catalog from Sony Music and more than 12,000 music videos.
Our Overdrive Collection includes eBooks and eAudiobooks. You'll find fiction and non-fiction titles for all age groups. These ebooks and eAudiobooks can be checked out with a valid Herrick District Library card and downloaded to a computer, portable audio device or eReader, including iPod, Nook, Sony Reader, Kindle, many smart phones and most MP3 players. There's no need to worry about late fees or returning them. Supported Portable Devices
Detailed directions including software requirements and procedures for downloading items are available on the MCLS My Help wizard and Help pages or get a jump start with our eBooks & eAudiobooks Guide.
Streaming Audiobook Collection
This collection of 1000 audiobook titles are always available online. The collection includes adult, teen, and children's titles. An internet connection is required.
Streaming eBook Collection
A middle school and high school collection which contains over 600 titles! This collection contains a vast array of YA/Teen novels, classics, poetry, short stories, YA/Teen audiobooks , our very popular graphic novels, and world class educational videos from National Geographic. Internet connection required.
Over 15,000 fiction, non-fiction, scholarly, computer and fun Scholastic kids eBooks. Read online in your browser or download for later viewing on your laptop or tablet.