eBook & Audio

Bridges, Iowa's eLibrary, is our shared collection of electronic resources.  Ebooks, digital audiobooks, video-on-demand, magazines, and more are available.  From kids to teens to adults, there is something for everyone.  There are even graphic novels.  eBooks may be borrowed for one or two weeks, and there are no late fees!  The use of Bridges is free to library patrons.  

The Bridges website is accessible from any smart phone, tablet, or computer with internet access.  Books and other content can be downloaded to e-readers like Kindle and Nook.  To access, simply log in with your library number. Click the logo below to get started!  

Looking for an app for all your ebook and audiobook needs?  Try Libby- all the power of Bridges in one convenient, user-friendly app!  Import your wish list from Overdrive or start fresh with the newly-improved, free library reading app.  Libby is available for all Android and iOS devices.  Simply click the link below to get started!  


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*Note: Due to coding changes in Bridges, your library number must be at least 5 digits long to access Bridges.  If you number is fewer than 5 digits, add zeroes to the beginning of your number to make 5 digits.  Please call the library for any additional questions.*

For more information or for help with your device, please call or stop in at the library.  We would love to help you access this wonderful resource!  


Note: Hartley Public Library only provides Bridges access to residents of Hartley and the surrounding rural area.  If you address is officially part of another town, consider contacting the library in that town for potential Bridges or other electronic resource access.