Audiobooks

Listen to fiction and nonfiction audiobooks on your computer or mobile device from the services below.

cloudLibrary

Visit cloudLibrary and log in with your library card to check out ebooks and audiobooks from home or on the go. Titles check out for 3 weeks.

The cloudLibrary app is available for Android, iOS, and more.


Visit cloudLibrary.

Hoopla

Check out up to 6 titles per month from Hoopla’s selection of ebooks, audiobooks, movies, music, comics, and TV shows.

Ebooks, audiobooks, and comics check out for 3 weeks, music for 1 week, and movies and TV shows for 3 days.

Apps are available for iOS, Android, and Kindle Fire HDX.


Visit Hoopla.

Media On Demand

Visit Media On Demand and log in with your library card to check out eBooks from home or on the go. Ebooks check out for up to 3 weeks.


Visit Media On Demand.

RBdigital

Sign in at RBDigital to access thousands of audiobooks. Titles check out for up to 10 days.


Visit RBdigital.

Help & Instructions

For one-on-one assistance with using a service on your device or computer, Book a Librarian.

Check out audiobooks from Media on Demand for computers

  1. Go to omc.overdrive.com and download and install Overdrive Media Console for your Mac or PC.
  2. Go to mediaondemand.org and Sign In with your library card number and SWAN PIN.
  3. Search or browse for audiobooks.
  4. To check out, click Borrow and Download the preferred format.
  5. The audiobook will open in the Overdrive Media Console. Click Play to begin listening.
  6. To return an audiobook select the cover, click Delete, and select Return/Delete. (Note: WMA audiobooks cannot be returned early.)

Click here to view a PDF of these instructions.

Check out audiobooks from Media On Demand for tablets and smartphones

  1. Download the Overdrive Media Console app.
  2. Tap the list menu and add Westmont Public Library (Media on Demand Public Library) to your favorites.
  3. Tap on Media on Demand Public Library and Sign In (top right corner) using your library card number and SWAN PIN.
  4. Search or browse for audiobooks.
  5. To check out, select Borrow and Download.
  6. Go to your bookshelf and tap on the cover to listen to the audiobook. To return an audiobook, tap and hold the cover of the book and select Return.

Click here to view a PDF of these instructions.

Check out audiobooks with RBdigital for computers

  1. Go to the library’s RBdigital site (westmontil.rbdigital.com)
  2. Sign In (top right) and enter your username and password, or click Register if this is your first time using RBdigital.
  3. Search or browse for audiobooks.
  4. To check out an item, click on the cover and then click the Checkout button.
  5. The audio file will automatically download to your computer.

Check out audiobooks with RBdigital for tablets or smartphones

  1. Download the RBdigital app and log in with your RBdigital account. If you do not already have an account, visit the library’s RBdigital homepage from your browser and Register for an account.
  2. Tap Browse More Titles to search or browse for audiobooks.
  3. To check out an item, tap on the cover and select Checkout Now!
  4. Close the Browse window to return to the My Titles screen. If your audiobook does not appear, refresh your list of titles.
  5. Tap the Play button next to your audiobook to begin listening.

Check out ebooks and audiobooks from cloudLibrary for tablets and smartphones

  1. Download the cloudLibrary App from the iOS App Store (for iPads and iPhones), Google Play Store (for Android devices), or Amazon Fire App Store (for Kindle Fire).
  2. Tap on Connect to my library and tap on United States then Illinois and then Westmont Public Library.
  3. Enter your Westmont library card number where it says Library Card ID.
  4. Search or browse for ebooks.
  5. To check out, tap on the book or audiobook you wish to borrow and then tap on the Borrow button.
  6. Go to My Books and tap on the cover to read the ebook or listen to the audiobook. To return an item, tap on Return and then tap on Return on the individual item you wish to return.

Check out movies, music, ebooks, and more from Hoopla for computers

  1. Go to hoopladigital.com and click on Log In at the top right of the screen.
  2. Click Sign Up Now, choose Westmont Public Library, and then create an account by entering an email address, creating a password, and entering your library card number.
  3. To search, enter a title or author into the search bar at the top of the screen. To browse, scroll to the media type (Audiobooks, Movies, etc) and click Browse All.
  4. To check out, click an individual title, then click Borrow on the item page. You may borrow up to 6 items per calendar month.
  5. Click on the hoopla logo at the top left to return to the home screen and see your borrowed content.
  6. Click on your borrowed content to watch, listen, or read.

Check out movies, music, ebooks, and more from Hoopla for tablets and smartphones.

  1. Download the Hoopla app from the iOS App Store (for iPads and iPhones), Google Play Store (for Android devices), or Amazon App Store (for Kindle Fire HDX).
  2. Tap “Don’t have an account? Sign up” and search for Westmont Public Library
  3. Create an account by entering an email address, creating a password, and entering your library card number. Tap Sign Up at the bottom when done.
  4. To search, tap the magnifying glass in the upper right. To browse, tap on the category you’d like to explore.
  5. To check out, tap an individual title, then tap Borrow on the item page. Your content will begin to download. You may borrow up to 6 items per calendar month.
  6. Tap on My Hoopla to watch, listen to, or read your borrowed content.