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Library expands eBooks, eAudiobooks, digital magazines

July 23, 2021

Sonoma County Library recently added thousands of eBooks and eAudiobooks to OverDrive and the Libby app, and increased patron holds to 10 at a time per borrower for those eResources. Explore the Sonoma County Library’s new and improved OverDrive offerings today!

“Check out our expanded collection and choose something to read or listen to on your summer vacation, your commute or your next walk in the park,” said Collection Services Division Manager Jaime Anderson. “Put the library in your pocket with the Libby app and take a world of information with you wherever you go.”

Additionally, Sonoma County Library cardholders can read digital versions of the world’s most popular magazines for free through the new Digital Magazine Room on OverDrive. Digital magazines are also available on the Libby app. Patrons can stay up to date on the latest issues of Us Weekly, The Economist, The New Yorker, HELLO!, HGTV Magazine, Cook’s Illustrated, Rolling Stone and thousands more. Also included are magazines in Spanish, French, Chinese, Russian and other languages. 

“Our digital magazines are always available with no wait lists or holds, including instant access to the latest issues,” said Anderson.

Community members can view OverDrive's online dashboard to see what titles are being checked out right now by Sonoma County readers, and get inspiration for what to read next. 

Visit a Sonoma County Library branch for in-person service. Library resources are also online 24/7 at sonomalibrary.org, including thousands of films, TV shows, eBooks, databases, magazines, classes, video games and more.