eBooks, eAudio & Downloads

eBooks & eAudiobooks – Getting Started
Pulse eBooks & eAudiobooks
Cloud Library

What it is: With your Innisfil ideaLAB & Library card, you can download eBooks and eAudiobooks to your computer or mobile device using either of our services, cloudLibrary and PULSE (Overdrive).

cloudLibrary Works with: All the devices listed at the bottom of the Support Page – also mobile devices (App Store | Google Play)

Overdrive Works with: All of the devices listed at the bottom of the Get Started Guide – also mobile devices (App Store | Google Play)

Please note: As of March 31, 2023, OverDrive will no longer be available with your Innisfil ideaLAB & Library membership. If you are currently using OverDrive, we encourage you to make the switch to cloudLibrary. cloudLibrary, an alternative service that will allow you to continue to access amazing digital content, free with your Library card. You can find more information and tutorials on how to use this service here

How to:

  1. Get started with cloudLibrary or explore Overdrive’s Get Started Guide to find out what devices work with our collection.
  2. Click a button above and sign in with your Library card number OR download the app on your mobile device.
  3. Browse and download your book.
  4. Enjoy!

Get Help: Ebook and Eaudiobook Help – Step-by-step tip sheets for Innisfil ideaLAB & Library users.

You can also stream eBooks, eAudiobooks, and comic books on demand through Hoopla and Kanopy – find it under Music, Movies, and Television below!

Music, Movies & Television – Getting Started

Kanopy – Stream thousands of movies, including documentaries, independent films, and content catered for kids to your computer or mobile device just by using your Library card. No holds, no waiting, and 15 plays every month! Use the Tip Sheet below for instructions.

Get Help: Tip Sheet

Newspapers & Magazines – Get Started

Thousands of newspapers and magazines. One app.

PressReader provides digital, interactive access to nearly 7,000 of the world’s best newspapers and magazines. Stay informed with the latest news from trusted sources like the Toronto Star and Globe and Mail or stay entertained with magazines from all over the world. Available in a variety of languages, you can share content to social networks, comment, save publications to read later, and listen to content out loud.

Content on PressReader is organized by subject type. So, whether you’re looking for music, sports, business, travel, technology, or food and drink, you will find something interesting that matters to you

How to Access PressReader

Note: You will have to sign in every 30 days with your library card and password to renew access. Your password is the same as your online account with BiblioCommons.

Through your Computer/Browser

  1. Visit pressreader.com
  2. Login using the ‘Sign In’ note at the top of your browser.
  3. Choose Library or Group and search for ‘Innisfil ideaLAB & Library.’
  4. Enter your library card number and library account password.
  5. Browse and read!

Through your mobile device

You can download from the Google Play Store (Android) or the App Store (iOS)

Note: A PressReader account with an email, name, and password is only required if you want to save personalized settings, share articles and download newspapers and magazines for offline reading through the app. Please note that your username is publicly displayed should you choose to post comments.

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