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Public Library Books for Kindle Sam Fore, Wilson County Library Floresville, TX
Getting Started You must have a library card You must have an Amazon account (www.amazon.com)www.amazon.com Visit the library’s website https://wcpl.biblionix.com/atoz/catalog/ https://wcpl.biblionix.com/atoz/catalog/ You must be on the internet for the book to transfer to your Kindle. Sign in with your library card number and your 10 digit phone number. Scroll down and click on the link for OverDrive - Lone Star Digital Library
At the Beginning
Lone Star Digital Library Search for a particular title Choose a specific genre
Click on the book you want to check out.
A book that is already checked out Book may be placed on hold if it is not currently available. This book has already been checked out by someone else. Therefore, if you want to read it when it comes in, you need to place it on hold. You will receive an when it comes in.
A book that is available The book will have a Borrow button if it is available. Click the Borrow button to borrow the book. This book is available for 14 days.
Bookshelf You will now see the book in your Bookshelf. Click the Download button to download the Book to your Kindle. Click the Read button to read the book in your browser (Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox). You might want to do this if you are unfamiliar with the book and want to preview it before you download it. If you don’t like the preview you can return the book by clicking Return Title. If you download the book, the Return Title button will disappear.
Downloading the Book Once you click on the download button a window will open for Amazon.com You will need to sign in to your Amazon account.
Get Library Book After you have signed in, click on Get library book. Then follow the directions on the website. You will also get an with the link to the book if for some reason it does not download to your Kindle.
Returning Borrowed Books At the end of the lending period, books will automatically be deleted from your Kindle and returned to the library.