Download eBooks to Your Tablet
If you have a tablet you can borrow digital library books using the Overdrive app. Overdrive is a Rakuten company that offers the service for free. This is how it works
Download the Overdrive app from your device's app store.
Open the Overdrive app and follow the prompts to sign in (or sign up) using your library card, Facebook, or a free Overdrive account.
Using www.overdrive.com open the San Bernardino County Library's digital collection.
Find an ebook to borrow and select it
Find the book you have borrowed on your checkout page under your account
Access Online Databases
Go to the County library home page www.sbclib.org
Click on the Research and e-content tab on the menu bar
Three tabs will appear: Digital library, Online Databases, Internet Searches
Click on the Digital Library to access ebooks, audiobooks, music and videos.
Once in, click on a source. You will be prompted to enter your library card number and pin
Click on Online databases to access a wide variety of content. You may need to open an account for some of the databases. Ancestry may only be accessed from the library itself
It's Free! Using Ancestry.com (you must be in the library to use this resource)
Note: Each patron may use the computers for up to 1 hour per day.