Overdrive/Library2Go & Libby
Overdrive Library2Go and Libby (Overdrive’s app) offer a large selection of e-books, e-audiobooks, digital magazines*, and movies for use on digital devices or your computer's web browser. Overdrive is the only e-book service that supports the black and white Kindle e-reader.
*All RB Digital e-books, e-audiobooks, and digital magazines have been moved to Overdrive Library2Go.
More than 3,000 popular magazines are now available to download and read on any device 24/7 through Overdrive Library2Go. Fargo Public Library cardholders can also read digital magazines on Libby, the reading app from Overdrive. All digital magazines are supplied by ZINIO previously available through RBdigital. Simply enter your library card number (apply online here!) and start reading digital magazines along with e-books and e-audiobooks on Libby or Overdrive Library2Go.
Digital magazines through Overdrive and Libby have no wait lists or holds, do not count towards checkout limits and provide readers the option to renew their selections. FPL patrons can also download magazines to Libby for offline use. Readers can browse lists of magazines within the app and search by format to find available titles.
To access and use Overdrive, you will need the following:
1. An app for a digital device such as an Apple Device, Android, Fire, Kindle Reader, Nook, or a web browser. A complete list of devices and instructions can be found at Overdrive's Getting Started site.
2. A valid library card to sign into the library's collection and check-out items.
3. Using the app on your device or a web browser, you can search, browse, place items on hold, and read titles.