WCPL's eBook Blog

WCPL's eBook Blog

Books to Film

There have been a number of movies released (or ones that will be released) in 2017 that are based on books.  Good news! We have them in eAudio and/or eBook versions.  Read the book before you watch the movie!  Here is a list of book to film titles:

  • Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly
  • A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness
  • A Dog's Purpose by…

Meet Libby

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We have some exciting news! Overdrive has a new app for eBooks and eAudiobooks!  If you go to your Google Play,  App Store, or Microsoft store and search for "Libby," you will find a great new way to read or listen.…

Looking for an exciting listen?

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Are you looking for a great book to make tasks like washing the dishes or driving home from work a little more exciting? Look no further than our recent additions to Overdrive in July. We have bestsellers like Dragon…

Advantages to eAudio and eBooks

Did you know that you can speed up eAudiobooks?  I find I prefer them to actual cds because I can control the speed in which I listen to them.  If you think the reader is too slow or too fast, you can simply change it!  I tend to listen to books at 2x the speed and that way I get many more books crossed off my list.  Give eAudiobooks a try and test out this great advantage! An advantage to eBooks…

New eBooks and eAudio

Are you wondering what new eBooks and eAudio we have to offer?  In May we added bestsellers like Beartown by Fredrik Backman and Into the Water by Paula Hawkins, along with many other books, both YA and Adult.  Follow the link below to see a complete list of all that we added in May! May 2017 New eBooks and…

More eAudiobooks

If WCPL doesn't own an eAudiobook in Overdrive, don't forget to check OneClickDigital's collection.  We do have many popular authors and titles available through their app.

Do you enjoy Audiobooks?

Try our eAudiobook collections from Overdrive and OneClickDigital.  Both services let you download titles to your PC and transfer them to an MP3 player.  Or use their apps on your mobile devices and tablets.

eMagazines now available through Zinio for Libraries

WCPL is now offering several eMagazine titles.  These are full-color issues available to download or read online.  They have no due dates, there are no limits to the number you can 'check out' at one time, and you will never need a hold.Zinio for Libraries can be accessed on a PC or on an app.  Create your account or login

Recommend a title

We are actively looking for new titles and/or authors to order.  If you have any suggestions, please pass them along to us. Many of the eBook titles we order expire after a year or two (publishers are being very weird about libraries and eBooks).   If you notice a title that no longer seems to have any copies, please let me know and I can re-order it.  I typically order at least once every week…

Win a Hershey Bar!

Are you using Overdrive or OneClick for eBooks or eAudiobooks?  Show us your title(s) for a chance to win a 5lb Hershey Bar.  The contest runs December 1-19 and rules are available at the Reference Desk.

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