Parkersburg & Wood County Public Library

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eBooks & eAudiobooks – WVREADS


WV-READS has EBooks and EAudiobooks available to check out.

To login, use your library card number and PIN number. 

If you don’t have a pin number or you need to reset it, please call us at 304-420-4587 and we can help you.

If you receive a message that your card has expired, please call us at 304-420-4587 to get that resolved.

Check out the Getting Started section here. It will take you through the steps of downloading the software, checking out, placing holds/adding to a waiting list, and much more.

This service is available for a wide variety of media including e-readers (such as Kindle and Nook), tablets (such as iPads and Kindle Fires), smart phones (such as iPhones and Android phones), and music players (such as iPods and MP3 players).

To access and read on your computer, visit WV-READS. You can read e-books or listen to audiobooks in your web browser.

To access and read on your tablet or phone,  download the OverDrive or Libby app from your app store.

If you’re a K – 12 student in Wood County, download the Sora app from your app store. You’ll use your school ID to sign-in.

Here are some guides for particular devices to help with the process.
They are in pdf format, so you will need Acrobat Reader to view.