Quick Answer: Can You Use Libby Without A Library Card?

If you don’t have a library card, go to Libby Menu > See Library Cards > Add A Card, then tap I Would Like A Library Card.

Sometimes you’ll see Use Your Mobile Number instead — at these libraries, you can sign up for a card instantly.

If you’re still not sure how to get a card, ask at your nearest public library.

Do you need a library card to use Libby?

All you need to get started is a library card. Yes, Libby is completely free. The Libby app is free to install from your device’s app store, and all the digital content from your library is free to borrow with a valid library card.

Can you use OverDrive without a library card?

A: Yes, to use OverDrive you will need a library card, but library cards are free! Call (225) 231-3740 to find out how to apply. A: Go to http://OverDrive.ebrpl.

Do you have to have a library card to use the computer?

It is not necessary to have a library card to access the public computers.

How do I add libraries to Libby?

To add a library card:

  • Go to > See Library Cards.
  • If you have more than one library, use the drop-down to choose the right one.
  • Tap Add A Card (or Add Another Card).
  • Tap Choose Your Location or Enter Library Account Details, and follow the prompts to add your card.

Can you use someone else’s library card?

You should ask the library to replace your lost card. Someone may have found your lost card and can be using it to borrow books that you are responsible for. You are liable for late fees on your card, no matter whether someone else had your permission to use your card or not.

Is Libby the same as OverDrive?

Libby is a new app released by OverDrive. It has the same collection of titles as the OverDrive app – it’s just a different way to access the same digital library collection. OverDrive is the “classic” app, and is compatible with more devices, including Kindle Fire, Macs, PCs, and Windows mobile devices.

Can you get a library card online?

Get your library card

Apply online and you can get a Virtual Card for immediate use or a Physical Card that you can pick up at one of our 20 locations. (Non-residents who have paid the annual fee will receive an activated card, ready for use.) More details can be found on the application page.

Does my library use OverDrive?

If you don’t see your library or school on overdrive.com, they may not offer digital titles through OverDrive yet. Ask a library staff member or a teacher at your school to visit our company website to learn about building a digital collection through OverDrive.

Is there a library for ebooks?

Library To Go (and other libraries lending eBooks)

Library To Go uses the Adobe Digital Editions software for eBooks and OverDrive Media Console for audiobooks. You can borrow eBooks in Kindle format (for U.S. libraries), EPUB, and PDF.

Are library cards free?

Yes, we all know that library cards are free to sign up for. And that’s just talking about books – most public libraries also offer access to DVDs, BluRays, CDs, magazines, audiobooks, video games, and digital downloads, and that’s not even factoring in a library’s public programming or databases and online resources.

What do you need to get a library card?

New York City residents (within the 5 boroughs) & non-residents who work or attend school in NYC. Submit the online application form, then visit a library location to validate and pick up your card. Bring photo identification and current proof of address. View our list of accepted documents.

Can I use computer in library?

Using a library computer

Library members can use the internet free of charge for up to two hours a day and can have one 15 minute drop-in session. All the computers shut down 15 minutes before the library closes. Most computers have desktop publishing, word processing, scanning and printing facilities.