E-Book Help

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Choosing an e-reader

If you are trying to determine which e-reader is best for you Vancouver Public Library has a great section on Choosing an E-Reader


Getting Started: Help Sheets

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Sony Readers

Sony (wireless)

Sony Readers


Sony (no wireless)

Kobo Arc and Vox readers


Kobo Arc/Vox

Kobo Touch Readers


Kobo Touch






Software Downloads

For Computers:

Adobe Digital EditionsAdobe Digital Editions

(You will need to authorize Adobe Digital Editions on the computer where you manage your e-books and connect the e-reader. To do this, you will need to register for a Overdrive account (free of charge), to which you will add your library card once you are registered. Then you can authorize Adobe Digital Editions on your computer using your e-mail address and Overdrive password.)


For Tablets and Smartphones:

OverdriveOverdrive Media Console



Overdrive How To Videos

Overdrive offers step by step how-to videos for different e-Readers


Finding e-books

Check out our catalogue at

Library to Go

Other Places to find e-Books

 GutenbergProject Gutenberg

Project Gutenberg contains a large collection of free e-Books that are no longer under


Internet Archive Internet Archives

The Internet Archives contains a collection of free e-Books in a variety of formats, including
EPUB, PDF and Kindle


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