OVERDRIVE AND OVERDRIVE ADVANTAGE
The CLAMS Overdrive collection offers a wide variety of eBooks and audiobooks in all genres that work with almost any device. You will need a valid CLAMS library card and a pin number to check out and download books. Kindle users may also need to know their Amazon.com login information.
If you are a new user, please visit OverDrive Help to learn the basics and get any software that you may need.
Vineyard Haven Library provides additional copies of popular eBooks exclusively for Vineyard Haven cardholders through a program called Overdrive Advantage. Always login to your account prior to searching and browsing in order to access all available titles.
Overdrive eBooks are funded in part by gifts the the Friends of the Vineyard Haven Public Library Annual Appeal.
KANOPY STREAMING MOVIES & DOCUMENTARIES
The popular on-demand film streaming service Kanopy is now available for free through Vineyard Haven Public Library. Library cardholders can sign up to start streaming films instantly by visiting http://vhlibrary.kanopy.com.
Kanopy showcases more than 30,000 of the world’s best films, including award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles, film festival favorites, indie and classic films, and world cinema, including collections from The Great Courses, PBS and thousands of independent filmmakers.
Films can be streamed from any computer, television, mobile device or platform by downloading the Kanopy app for iOS, Android, AppleTV, Chromecast or Roku. Currently library users are limited to 4 films per month.
COMMONWEALTH EBOOK COLLECTION
The Commonwealth eBook Collections are brought to you by the Massachusetts Library System in partnership with the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and your local library, funded, in part, by the federal Institute of Museum and Library Services. The collection includes eBooks and other media from our partners, BiblioLabs, EBL, and Baker & Taylor.
Axis 360 provides popular eBooks and audiobooks and full-color children's books. You will need a valid CLAMS library card and a pin number to check out and download books. Books may be downloaded to a variety of tablets and other devices. Visit the links below to learn to use Axis 360 on your device:
BiblioBoard Library includes all types digital content: books, articles, documents, audio, images and video.The content comes from traditional publishers, self-published authors and libraries’ own content collections.
BiblioBoard is accessible using modern web browsers, including Google Chrome, the preferred browser.
To access BiblioBoard on a tablet or other supported device, visit the links below to get the BiblioBoard Library app:
For the best experience, create a BiblioBoard account in order to select favorite items, add bookmarks and
notes, access your recently viewed content, download select PDFs and sync your preferences across devices. Follow this link to Signup Now.
Discover items to help with academic research as well as personal interests, from cooking to gardening at EBL (eBook Library). You will need a valid CLAMS library card and a pin number to access EBL.
The EBL Online Reader is web browser based, and is compatible with all popular web browsers (IE, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, and Opera). No additional software is required to read online - all you need is an active internet connection.
EBL titles can be downloaded or transferred to any device that supports Adobe Digital Editions or the free Bluefire Reader app. This includes the iPhone, iPad, Kindle Fire, Android devices and most ebook readers.