General Instructions

If you do not already have an Adobe ID, visit to register for a FREE account.

For devices with apps, such as Apple and Android...

  1. Download the Freading app
  2. Activate the app and follow the prompts to...
                    log into the app with your Adobe ID
                    log into the Freading system with your library card

For computers or devices without Freading apps, begin this process on your personal computer...

  1. If you do not have Adobe Digital Editions installed on your computer, visit to install and set up your account.
  2. Visit and select on your library system towards the center bottom of the screen.
  3. Click on the Login link in the upper right hand corner of the screen.
  4. Enter library card number.
  5. To download, first find the desired title and click on it's cover image. Once you click on the title's image you will be taken to the download screen. Click the Download button.
  6. Click the Open button. Clicking the Open button will launch Digital Editions. If you get a dialog box asking if you want to resume pending tasks, click OK. (NOTE: If you are using Safari on a Mac, you will have to open the Downloads folder and double click on the eBook file to open it) The title will download into Adobe Digital Editions. Your book should be ready to read once the download completes.

Transfering eBooks from your computer to your eReader...

  1. Connect your eReader to your computer.
  2. Adobe Digital Editions will recognize the device the first time you plug it in. Go through the setup assistant to activate your eReader.
  3. On the top left corner of the screen, click the [Library View] option. The eReader icon will appear on the left panel of the screen.
  4. Drag the eBook from the borrowed items list and drop it on top of the device's icon. The eBook will be transferred to your device.