Freading is a collection of contemporary, always available eBooks. This collection supplements our Overdrive collection with over 20,000 new titles that never require a waiting line to download. Genres available include fiction, nonfiction, children’s, and graphic novels; new titles are added weekly.
Similar to Overdrive, Freading uses an Adobe ID and the free Adobe Digital Editions software when downloading to PC/Mac, Nook, Sony Reader or Kobo. There is a Freading app (free) from the Apple App Store for the iPhone , iPad and iPod Touch; And there is a Freading app (free) for Android devices (tablets, smartphones, eReaders) from Google Play.
Please note for Kindle devices, only the Kindle Fire is compatible with Freading. Download the Freading app (free) from Slideme.org.
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- Titles are checked out for two weeks, but can be renewed.
- The number of titles each patron can borrow is based on a token system. Each title is worth 1 – 4 tokens and every week, each patron is given 6 tokens for checkouts.
- Unused tokens roll over each week for a four week period and reset back to 6 tokens at the end of the four weeks.