Digital Content

York County Library Featured Services

3M Cloud Library

3M Cloud Library offers ebook titles for reading on a computer, portable reading device, and smart phone. For instructions, video tutorials, and device FAQs, see our device guides and help page. Kindle devices are not supported, although 3M has provided a Kindle Fire/HD workaround you can try at your own risk.
Android users: An update has been issued for Android 4.3 devices, and those using Android 2.1 or earlier are no longer supported.


Mango is one of the world's premiere language-learning platforms. With nearly 80 foreign language and ESL courses, Mango provides in-depth access to both modern and scholarly languages. Mango can be accessed on desktop computers and through Android and Apple iOS devices. There is no limit to how much you can use Mango and its content is appropriate for children as well as adults! If you have any technical issues, contact them through their help desk and enter "York County, SC" where it asks for your library, since there are a number of York counties in the country.


OneClickdigital from Recorded Books features new audiobooks for adults and children, added quarterly. After creating an account, audiobooks can be downloaded to listen to on a computer or to transfer to a portable device. For assistance, click here or see a list of compatible devices. Recorded Books also offers free webinars that explain everything you need to know.


OverDrive offers ebook and audiobook titles for reading on a computer, smart phone, and portable reading device, including Kindles. It is recommended you view the guided help, help center, or video tutorials before proceeding. For further assistance, feel free to contact us, making sure to include all requested information.
Apple device users: OverDrive Media Console 3.0 requires iOS 6. Those with incompatible devices are encouraged to search for OverDrive Read-compatible books to view in an Internet browser. Users experiencing issues with OverDrive after upgrading to iOS 7 can get help here.


Zinio offers unlimited, simultaneous access to complete digital magazines for easily viewing on most Internet-enabled devices, including iPhone, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire/HD, Blackberry, and Nook HD, inside or outside of the library. Click here for a list of available titles or, for help checking out magazines, see our device guides and help page or Zinio's Library Collection and Checkout Guide. The iOS App for iPhone and iPad is temporarily unavailable in the Apple App Store.

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TumbleBookLibrary is an online collection of animated, talking picture books for teaching kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love. TumbleBooks add animation, sound, music and narration to existing picture books, producing digital picture books that you can read or have read to you.

DISCUS Provided Services


Learning Express 3.0 - Interactive practice exams, skill-building courses, and test preparation materials including the all new 2014 GED tests. Other content includes Allied Health, math, reading and writing tutorials for elementary through college, vocational test preparation and ESL education materials. If you wish to finish any previously accessed tests, assessments or eBooks under the old version of Learning Express you can do that here with your existing login. To register for the new Learning Express 3.0 you can do that here.

Other Free Services

Publishers have begun offering amazing deals to get their titles discovered. Former bestsellers and excellent new releases are now being temporarily offered for free or deeply discounted prices in order to spur interest in the book or author. These deals are usually only offered for a limited time, and until recently, there hasn't been a good way for readers to learn about all of these free and bargain books. was created to deliver a free daily email for book lovers, keeping members informed about all of these great deals. offers more than 29,000 free ebooks for Kindle, Nook, iOS devicies, and most other e-readers. Browse popular titles, recommendations, or recent reviews from visitors, or find something interesting in the special collections.

Project Gutenberg

Project Gutenberg offers over 36,000 free, high-quality ebooks for your PC, iOS device, Kindle, Android, or other portable device via ePub, Kindle, HTML, and simple text formats. All ebooks were previously published by bona fide publishers, and have been digitized and diligently proofed with the help of thousands of volunteers.