Overdrive/Libby

Getting started with OverDrive

Use these steps to get started with free ebooks, audiobooks, and more from your library:

1. Find your library

Find and open your library’s digital collection using one of the following:

2. Borrow

Borrow a title from your library’s digital collection. You’ll need a valid library card to complete this step.

3. Enjoy

You can enjoy many titles immediately online, download them for offline use. If you’re on a computer, you may also be able to transfer titles to compatible ereaders or MP3 players.

Tutorial Videos!

Overdrive Tutorial
Libby Tutorial

COVID-19 UPDATE AS OF JULY 19, 2021

Marathon Public Library COVID-19 Update 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 19, 2021 (MARATHON, ON)— On July 16, 2021, the province of Ontario had entered phase three (3) of the roadmap to reopening. As outlined in phase three (3), all public libraries are now permitted to increase their limited capacity. As per the guidelines enforced by the province of Ontario and the Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU), the library will be operating with a total of 20 persons permitted to enter the facility. This capacity limitation breaks down to a limit of four (4) persons for computer usage and five (5) persons for browsing/checkout. All previous precautions will remain in place at this time. We would like to remind our patrons that it is mandatory to wear a mask and sanitize when entering the facility. The Marathon Public Library would like to thank everyone for your continued support in our small-town public library.

For more information on our COVID-19 response please click here (https://marathon.olsn.ca/covid-19/)

 

The aforementioned capacity limits are well within Schedule 1, sub-section 3(1) of O.Reg. 364/20 capacity calculation.

Local COVID-19 Information