Downloadables

ebooks

eBook Instructions

Download library books to your:

audiobooks

Audiobook Instructions

Step 1: Download Overdrive

  • Download OverDrive
  • Scroll to the bottom of the OverDrive page to select your computer type or mobile device
  • Select "Save File"
  • Go to where you saved the file, click "Run"
  • Follow prompts

Step 2: Finding an Audiobook

  • Go to the Bridges website
  • Sign in (top right corner)
  • Select "Indianola Public Library"
  • Enter your library card number
  • Find the book that you want (audiobooks are marked with a headphones symbol - black headphones indicate the book is available now)
  • Hover your mouse over the books title
  • Select "Borrow"

Step 3: Downloading an Audiobook

  • Select MP3 file
  • The "Confirm and Download"
  • Follow prompts to download parts

The audiobook can be listened to through the OverDrive Media Console on your PC. An MP3 player is not required.

Step 4: Transfer to MP3 Player (Optional)

  • Connect MP3 player to PC
  • Select title you want to transfer in the OverDrive Media Console
  • Click "Transfer"
  • Follow prompts

magazines
Magazine Instructions