Libby seamlessly connects first-time users and experienced readers witheBooks. This locally selected collection offers ebooks and audiobooks including bestsellers and new releases.
This service is compatible with all major computers and devices, iPhone, iPad, Android phones and tablets and Chromebook. Through Libby, readers can also “send to Kindle.” All titles will automatically expire at the end of the lending period and there are no late fees. Readers can also download titles onto Libby for offline use.
Borrow a title by logging in with your MyReynolds username and password
Step 3: Enjoy!
You can enjoy titles immediately online, download them for offline use, or send borrowed ebooks to a Kindle device. Loan period is for 14 – 21 days depending on your selection at checkout. Currently there is a max of two checkouts and you can place up to five holds. If there are no holds on an item, you will have the opportunity to renew the title three days before expiration.
For more help using Overdrive, check out the detailed guides below.
Ebook Library (EBL) is the newest resource from our VIVA membership (Virtual Library of Virginia). JSRCC partners together Virginia’s public (and some private) institutions for more purchasing power. This new collection model, called “demand‐driven acquisitions,” allows patrons to choose what books are purchased.
Through the the Virtual Library of Virginia (VIVA), JSRCC libraries now offer two new STEM-H eBook databases. These subject-based e-book collections provide extensive, current resources in the STEM-H related fields, and support STEM-H curricula at the college.
Springer eBooks offer high quality Springer print book publications in a digital format. This collection covers Behavioral Science, Biomedical and Life Science, Computer Science, and Earth and Environmental Science. This purchase adds over 2,000 titles published in 2013 to JSRCC’s digital collection.
SciVerse ScienceDirect eBooks includes nearly 700 titles from Elsevier’s most current 2013 collection. Elsevier is a world-leading provider of scientific, technical, and medical information products and services. This collection includes titles from Physical Sciences, Engineering, Life and Health Sciences.
Both collections can be access through the library’s catalog, or directly through the vendors’ site listed on the library’s database pages.
Not sure what to get a family member or friend this Christmas? Books, in any format, make great gifts for the holidays or any occasion. For family & friends who own ebook reading devices, consider purchasing ebooks. And don’t forget audio books for those who prefer listening to books. For more gift ideas, check out these sites: