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Download eBooks : The Basics: Freading

Learn how to search for, download and read our eBooks on your device.

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Click the image above to access our eBooks from Freading.

NOTE: eBooks cannot be downloaded using library computers.

How Do I Login?

You can login to Freading using your library card number and your last name.

What is my library card number?

It is the 14-digit number beneath the barcode on your library card. Be sure to include all of the numbers and no spaces.

Frequently Asked Questions

What do I need to access Tulsa Library's eBooks from Freading?

  • A valid, resident library card (non-resident cards cannot download eBooks from Freading)
  • Internet access
  • A compatible device (e.g. computer, tablet, ereader, smartphone, etc)
  • Adobe Digital Editions installed on your computer or the Freading app installed on your Kindle Fire, Android phone\tablet or Apple iPhone\iPad\iPod Touch

Can I read eBooks on my computer or mobile device?

Using Adobe Digital Editions on your Mac or Windows computer, you can download eBooks to read on your computer or transfer them to your ereader. Visit Freading For Computer for directions.

Using the Freading app, you can download ebooks directly to your Apple iPhone\iPad\iPod Touch or Android phone\tablet.Visit Freading For Mobile Device for directions.

Using the Freading app, you can download ebooks directly to your Kindle Fire. Visit Freading For Kindle Fire for directions. Freading's eBooks cannot be read on any Kindle other than the Kindle Fire.

Can I download eBooks at the library?

eBooks cannot be downloaded using library computers but you can download them at the library on your own device using the library's wireless connection.

How many eBooks can I check out and how long can I keep them?

You may check out 3 Freading eBooks per week.  Every Sunday at 11:01 pm Central Standard Time, your check out limit is reset.  Unused book loans roll over each week for a four week period. For more information, see the Freading FAQ

Can I return eBooks early?

Since Freading's eBooks are always available, there is no need to return the eBooks. 

Can I renew eBooks?

Yes! An eBook can be renewed for one 2 week period by going back to Freading's site and downloading the title again. 

Are there any late fees on eBooks?


For answers to more questions, please visit Freading's FAQs