eBook Tutorial - Kindle Fire/HD - LSC-CyFair
Using eBooks/audiobooks from the HCPL Digital Media Catalog / OverDrive
Please carefully read the directions below. There are 4 possible ways of reading or listening to OverDrive books and audios on a Kindle Fire or Kindle Fire HD. Each method is compatible with specific file formats.
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HCPL Digital Media Catalog
(Fiction/Nonfiction - Download eBooks, eAudio, Movies, & Music)
(Nonfiction mainly - Read online; select titles available for download)
eBooks from independent authors and publishers.
(Fiction/Nonfiction - Download eAudio to a computer or Apple device)
... Online Only
Encyclopedia of Popular Music (LSCS)
(Popular music reference - 1900 to the present)
Gale Virtual Reference Library (LSCS)
(Full-text, searchable reference sets)
(Streaming movies, music, and audiobooks)
Naxos Music Library (LSCS)
(75,000+ tracks plus related text information about the musical works.)
Safari Tech Books Online
(Technology - reference for programmers and IT professionals)
(Healthcare - cross-search more than 35 medical resources)
(Animated books for children)