Q. How long can I keep an eBook or eAudiobook on my device?
We offer eBooks from several platforms: 3M CloudLibrary, Ebook Central, RBdigital (digital audiobooks), OverDrive, and hoopla.
eBooks from 3M CloudLibrary have a set lending period of 3 weeks.
eBooks from EBook Central check out for 2 weeks.
hoopla eBooks and digital audiobooks check out for 21 days. Music and movies have a circulation period of 72 hours.
In OverDrive, a user may choose to check your items out for 7, 14, or 21 days. Unless you choose another option, the default lending period is 14 days. You can select your default lending period by logging in to your OverDrive account, then selecting Settings.
RBdigital digital magazines do not need to be returned and will stay on the user account until they choose to return them, while audiobooks check out for 21 days or less (users choose at checkout the length of the period).