Digital Library

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Download Destination, powered by Overdrive

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Click here to access the Download Destination website for downloadable ebooks, audiobooks and magazines!

Checkout ebooks, audiobooks and stream video on your computer, eReader, Tablet, MP3 player, smartphone or other mobile devices. Overdrive now also has magazines! Read all your favorites that were previously on RBdigital. Click here to browse magazines. You can also download the Libby app to read them on your mobile device. Click here to check for compatible devices.

  • Checkout period: 7, 14 or 21 days (your choice)
  • Checkout limit: 6
  • To use the service, you will need:
    • A valid NPL library card and PIN
    • A computer and/or compatible mobile device
 Borrowing eBooks on a Kindle.
 

Quickly link to these special collections:
Digital Kids logo  Digital Teen logo

  

Meet Libby!

Meet Libby


Install Libby, OverDrive’s app for finding popular ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines, onto your smartphone or tablet device. You can even learn how to play a new instrument through ArtistWorks - all located in Extras on the Libby app! Find Libby in your device's app store.

Click here to download Libby app

printer-friendly About Libby

Click here to watch Libby's getting started video to learn the basics, like how to navigate the app, borrow ebooks and audiobooks, and start reading.

Meet Libby

ArtistWorks on the Libby app:World-class instruction for the most popular string and band instruments through self-paced video lessons from professional musicians.

 
 

New for 2022! Your NPL card just got even better! Novi library cardholders can now borrow digital titles from libraries across Michigan through a Michigan Reciprocal Lending Arrangement! Our new lending partners include Suburban Library Cooperative (libraries in Macomb County), Great Lakes Digital Libraries (Upper and Northern Lower Peninsula), Lakeland Library Cooperative (West Michigan libraries), and Midwest Collaborative for Library Services (Consortium serving several Indiana and Michigan libraries).

If you’re using the Libby app to borrow digital materials, we have directions to help you access all our lending partners.

printer-friendly How-To Access Lending Partners on Libby


Use your device's app store to install Libby on all other devices.The older OverDrive App is no longer available in app stores to be installed on devices, including  Kindle Fire tablets. Here is a workaround that allows the Libby app to be installed on a Kindle Fire tablet. Use your device's app store to install Libby on all other devices.

printer-friendly Click here for the Kindle Fire workaround


Hoopla

Hoopla Instructions

Novi Public Library cardholders have immediate access to digital comics, movies, TV shows, eBooks, audiobooks and music that can be enjoyed on your computer, tablet, smartphone – and even your TV! Click here for more information.

Monthly checkouts have increased to 10!