Choose the device you will be reading on to see what software you will need.
Computers – Adobe Digital Editions
eReaders (Nook, Sony Reader, etc.) – Adobe Digital Editions
Kindle eReader – No software is needed. Amazon account is required.
Tablets – OverDrive Mobile app. Also available in App Store.
Smartphones – OverDrive Mobile app. Also available in App Store.
Computers – cloudLibrary app
eReaders (Nook, Sony Reader, etc.) – cloudLibrary app
Kindle eReader – Not compatible with 3M Cloud Library.
Tablets – cloudLibrary app. Also available in App Store.
Smartphones – cloudLibrary app. Also available in App Store.
Still not sure what software is needed? Get customized help here.
Just click the link above and search “e-book readers.”
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