eBooks and Digital Media

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Libby, by OverDrive

Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and magazines to read on your phone or tablet using the Libby app by OverDrive. You can even send and read your borrowed eBooks to your Kindle ereader (U.S. only)! It’s free and easy to get started for new users and a streamlined experience for current OverDrive app users. Learn more at overdrive.com/apps/libby/.

If you currently use the legacy OverDrive app and need assistance, visit https://help.overdrive.com.

Hocutt-Ellington Memorial Library - Limited to five (5) checkouts at a time.
E-iNC Digital LibraryLimited to four (4) checkouts at a time.

Need help setting up your account? Take a look at these instruction guides: 
Libby Account Sign-Up | Join E-iNC on LibbyHow to Read on Your Paperwhite



Craftsy is an online resource with over 1,300 courses for all creative makers from basic instruction to advanced techniques for fabric and yarn crafts, baking, drawing, and much more.

Discover Craftsy in the Libby app under Extras. Each checkout provides a 7-day guest pass.
  1. Download and log into the Libby app. Select the Menu Icon (three horizontal lines) and select Hocutt-Ellington Memorial Library under Your Libraries.
  2. Scroll down the Homepage to find Extras
  3. Select Craftsy and click Get.
  4. Select Open.
  5. Select Get a 7-Day Pass.
  6. Select Continue to Craftsy.
  7. While this pass is "checked out", access Craftsy by through your Loan shelf.

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Kanopy is a video streaming service that provides instant access to thousands of critically acclaimed movies, documentaries and kid favorites. You can stream Kanopy on any of your favorite devices! Kanopy is accessible via mobile and tablet apps for iPhone and Android. You can also access Kanopy on your Desktop, and SmartTV apps like Roku, Apple TV, and Fire Stick 

Limited to eighteen (18) tickets per month.

Need help setting up your account? 
Here is an instruction guide to get started online or through the app.


For Kids

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NC Kids Digital Library

For kids pre-K through 4th grade, this digital library provides eBooks and eAudio to read on your phone or tablet using the Libby app.

Limited to five (5) checkouts at a time.

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