All locationswill be closed for Labor Day on Mon, Sep 5
The Peggy Helmerich Library will be closed temporarily for light renovation. We anticipate the closure to last several weeks. During the closure, any items you have placed on hold will be sent to Hardesty Library.
A few years ago many people were convinced that print books were on their way out. As e-book sales rapidly grew, those of us who are emotionally attached to print feared we would someday be forced to give up the sensuous habit of holding a physical book in our hands in exchange for a digital device that is largely devoid of personality. That assumption has mercifully proven to be false. E-book sales have plateaued and print is alive and well.
The Tulsa library has access to two separate services, Overdrive and Freading, that can be used to download ebooks and digital audiobooks on your ereader, tablet, computer, or smart phone. To get started, first go to our Ebooks, Audiobooks and More page. If you'd like to dive right in to your ebook experience, you can select the top two boxes for immediate access to the Overdrive or Freading catalogs.
The Tulsa library has access to two separate services, Overdrive and Freading, that can be used to download ebooks and digital audiobooks on your ereader, tablet, computer, or smart phone. To get started, first go to our Ebooks, Audiobooks and More page. On this page, you’ll find four boxes.
If you’ve wanted to try out the library’s ebook collection but have been wary of signing up for new accounts or dealing with downloads, then check out a recent change to our digital collection that has simplified the process. With the addition of the new Overdrive READ service, many of our eBook titles can now be read right in your web browser with no additional software to install.
Freading is a new eBook provider available to Tulsa County library users. With over 22,000 books available through this resource, Freading greatly expands your digital reading options. And the best part is that all titles on Freading are always available, which means no holds and no waiting lists. Check out the Freading home page to browse for your next read.