OverDrive Kids’ eReading Room Now Open Online!


Good news for kids! The Mid Hudson Library System’s digital downloads site, OverDrive, now has a special portal just for juvenile eBook and audiobook downloads: The Kids’ eReading Room!

This new, easy to navigate site features large pictures of books, so it is easy for your child to see what is available for download. Children and parents may also browse by subject, reading level, and what is new and popular. There is even a section just for books similar to the Harry Potter series!

To check out the Room, visit the MHLS Digital Downloads site and scroll down to click on the “For Kids” button. This new portal is a great way to get kids interested in reading and using their library card, so encourage your child to visit the Kids’ eReading Room today! 


The Next Big Library Read: A Pedigree to Die For, June 3 to 18

Kick off the summer with a great eBook or audiobook download, thanks to OverDrive’s Big Library Read! The Big Library Read is sort of like the digital version of a library book club, in that everyone is encouraged to read the same book. This summer’s Big Library Read will be A Pedigree to Die For by Laurien Berenson. This eBook will be available for unlimited simultaneous downloads from June 3 to 18, which means no holds and no waitlist; just download and enjoy! All you will need is an active library card to start downloading, so visit the Mid Hudson Library System’s Digital Downloads site for instructions on how to get started after June 3rd.