The Libraries offer downloadable audiobooks, eBooks, music and videos through OverDrive Digital Media. Library card holders can check out and download up to five (5) items at a time - anytime, anywhere - by visiting the library’s digital lending library website. The Up North Digital Collection is free and contains THOUSANDS of titles. Download to computers, iPods, iPhones, iPads, many mp3 players, Kindles, Nooks, other eReaders, and Android mobile devices.
Instructions on How to Download
Click the links below for instructions on using FREE OverDrive materials on your electronic devices.
NEW! Overdrive has come out with a new app for borrowing ematerials called "Libby." Look for Libby in your app store. For help from the Overdrive website - click here.
Is an eReader on your wish list? Are you looking for some one-on-one instruction on using your new audio device or eReader? Drop in Saturdays, any time between 12:00 noon and 4:30 pm at Ludington Library to learn how to use the Library's FREE downloadable digital collection with Lisa, our digital expert.
When stopping in for assistance, have your email address and password available. If using a Kindle Paperwhite, you need to know your Amazon signon email and password.
New eBooks and eAudio
Find recently added items, using the Up North Digital Collection website by using the Advanced Search, then click the drop down for Added to site:, and choosing "Within 7 days" - or "Within 14 days" - etc. Select other parameters if desired, then click "Search" at the bottom of the page.