JMCPL is pleased to offer downloadable eBooks and eAudiobooks through our digital library with library2go! There are thousands upon thousands of titles available, and we’re adding new ones every month. You can access this full-service library at your fingertips 24/7 from anywhere with an Internet connection. All you need is your 14-digit library card number and your PIN.
You can borrow up to 10 eBooks/eAudiobooks on library2go and the best part is that they’re fine-free! The lending period for eBooks and eAudiobooks varies (usually between 1 to 2 weeks) and the titles will automatically expire on their due date, so you never have to worry about returning them. If the titles you’re looking for are all checked out, you can place up to 10 holds. Click here to learn more about our eBook and eAudiobook lending policies.
For detailed instructions on how to download eBooks and eAudiobooks, please see the Download eBooks page under the Using the Library section of our menu.
OverDrive has undergone an update on Nov. 16th, 2016! Click here for more information about the changes: OverDrive Site Update
The 3M Cloud Library is the newest addition to our digital media collection. You can download the app for your desktop computer or your mobile device and instantly have access to eBooks. If you would like to browse the collection online please follow this link: http://ebook.3m.com/library/jmcuelenaere/Featured and log in with your library barcode number and PIN. In order to read the books you borrow you must download the app for either your desktop or your mobile device. Please note: 3M Cloud Library is only available for Prince Albert patrons.
To download the 3M Cloud Library desktop app please visit http://www.3m.com/us/library/eBook/index.html or visit your mobile device’s app store. Compatible devices include: Apple, Android, Windows, Nook, and Kindle Fire.
Our 3M Cloud Library collection is small right now, but will soon grow! If you have any suggestions for books you would like to see on the 3M Cloud Library shelves please follow this think and fill out the form: http://www.jmcpl.ca/make-a-suggestion/
To help you get started with the 3M Cloud Library here are some handy informational documents and links to instructional videos!
- Reading Apps User Guide (PDF)
- Installing the App and Getting Started (Video)
- The App: an Overview (Video)
- How to Read and Listen to Books (Video)
- How to Transfer eBooks to your eReader (Video)
In addition to our main digital collection, JMCPL has expanded its services to provide you with a kids eReading room. This separate kid-friendly site aims to provide a safe, easy, and fun browsing experience just for kids!
Here at the library, we recognize need to provide a safe environment for kids to browse library materials. Just as the children’s section of the physical library is separate, the same experience is now available on the digital collection. This appealing and user-friendly page contains eBooks, audiobooks, music and video chalk full of kid content. Browsing can be done by subject, reading level or interest level. Check it out now!
It’s possibly too good to be true but we assure you there ain’t no hoopla around here!
Hoopla Digital is an innovative new service we offer at JMCPL that allows our patrons to listen to music and audiobooks, and watch movies and television shows all for FREE! All you need to sign up is your library card and an internet connection!
There are no hassles with waiting in a hold cue, and watching and listening right from your internet browser is a piece of cake. If you prefer to listen and watch on the go it’s easy to download the Hoopla Digital apps from your smart device’s application stores! The Hoopla app is available for iPhone, iPad, Android, and Kindle Fire!