Regional E-Book and Audio Book Download System

Download free books, audio books, and movies through R.E.A.D.S!
Steps and Tips for Using R.E.A.D.S:
  1. Try this link from Overdrive for helpful videos on getting started Overdrive Help Videos
  2. You have to have an internet connection, through a device (like a smart phone or tablet) or computer. The FLC Public Library provides free wi-fi within the building.
  3. Download the Overdrive app at for your device. You may access R.E.A.D.S directly through Overdrive.
  4. Click on the R.E.A.D.S link above and click "Sign In" in the right hand corner.
  5. Choose "Fayetteville-Lincoln County Public Library" from the list of libraries.
  6. Enter your Library Card number. If you do not have your card, but know you have an account, please call the library for help.
  7. From here, you can choose what you want to search for, either by type or "available now."
  8. If the book icon in the corner of the cover is black, the book is available to check out. If it is gray, you'll have to place it on hold. READS will email you when it becomes available, or you may customize it for automatic checkout. 
  9. Adjust your settings to be able to check out for 7, 14, or 21 days.
  10. PLEASE call the library if you have any problems. We have an iPad and Kindle Fire for demonstrations and offer personalized help every Saturday.
  11. ENJOY! The books/audiobooks are free, return themselves, and you don't even have to leave your house (or any internet connection) to read them!

*Click the Subpage Link below to learn about downloading magazines for free to your device!

Download Apps Here for Your Device: