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The Poudre River Public Library District offers a free classes on using emedia devices to our customers to promote information literacy.

Handouts for each class are available by clicking on the links in each section. Handouts are particularly valuable for customers wishing to refresh their memory of skills learned in class. You can also look at the handouts prior to coming to class.

Classes offered:
Kindles @ Your Library
Nooks @ Your Library
Library eBooks on your iPad/iPhone and Android Devices

Getting started with eBooks and eMagazines -- Tutorials

Kindle
Kindle
OverDrive (Fire)
OverDrive
Freading
Zinio
Nook
Nook
OverDrive Color
OverDrive B&W
Freading
Freading Color
Android
Android
OverDrive
Freading
Zinio
Apple iOS
iOS
OverDrive
Freading
Zinio
Windows 8
Windows
Win 8 Tablets & Phones
Browser reading
Browser
OverDrive READ

Audiobook Handouts:
OneClick mp3 Transfer (PDF format/535K)
OneClick WMA Transfer (PDF format/538K)
OneClick Digital Media Manager Tutorial (PDF format/451K)
OneClick Digital Audiobooks iPad/iPhone/Android App (PDF format/787K)

Music Handouts:
Freegal Music Tips (PDF format/73K)

Kindles @ Your Library

Getting library eBooks onto your Kindle is easy! In this class we will show you how you can download library eBooks to your Kindle anywhere, any time. Simply bring your Kindle, your enthusiasm and your sense of humor to the library. We will go through the basics of checking out and downloading library eBooks to all types of Kindles for your reading enjoyment. You will need to know your amazon.com account and password as well as your library card number for this class.

No registration required. Questions? Please call 221-6740

Dates and Online Registration

Handout:
Kindle on Overdrive (PDF format/3,871K)


Nooks @ Your Library

Getting library eBooks onto your Nook is easy! In this class we will show you how to download library eBooks to your Nook from home, anytime. Barnes and Noble staff will also be there to answer any questions you may have about your Nook, Nook Color or Nook Tablet. Simply bring your Nook, your enthusiasm and your sense of humor to the library, and we will go through the basics of checking out and downloading library eBooks to all types of Nooks for your reading enjoyment! You will need to know your library card number for this class.

No registration required. Questions? Please call 221-6740

Dates and Online Registration

Handout:
Nooks and Overdrive (PDF format/3.5M)


Library eBooks on your iPad/iPhone and Android Devices

Getting library eBooks and eAudiobooks onto your iPad, iPhone or Android device is easy! In this class we will show you how to find the Overdrive, Freading and One Click Digital apps, download them to your device, and begin checking out library eBooks and eAudiobooks on your phone or tablet! You will need to know your library card number, and Apple users will need to know their Apple ID to download the apps.

No registration required. Questions? Please call 221-6740.

Dates and Online Registration

Handouts:
Overdrive eBooks on Android Tablets and Phones (PDF format/2M)
Overdrive eBooks on iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch (PDF format/4M)


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Poudre River Public Library District, 301 Olive Street, Fort Collins, CO 80524, (970) 221-6740
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