The RBDigital eAudio collection, provided by Recorded Books, offers both fiction and nonfiction titles. Browse, checkout, download, and listen through your PC or transfer to a portable device. Use the Advanced Search or find titles by browsing the Newly Added, Featured, or What's Popular sections. You can save your book searches, rate titles, and share what you're listening to through Facebook and Twitter.
To access RBDigital eAudio your library card account must be in good standing. After logging in with your library card, you will need to create a new user account with RBDigital eAudio.
You can set your checkout period from 1 to 21 days. You may also return audiobooks early to free up a check out slot.
Renewing Your Audiobook
Renewals occur from the date that you renew the checked out item. The additional time does not tack on to end of your check out period.
You must be logged into your account to save searches. Once you complete a search, you can save it by selecting "Save: Query" at the lower right side of the page. Enter a name for your search, then click "Save". You can save up to 5 searches. Saved searches are available from a dropdown menu in the upper left corner of the Advanced Search page. If new content is added that falls within your search parameters, it will show in the search results.
Setting a Saved Search as Your Homepage
Saving searches to your homepage will allow you to see new search results when they are available every time you login. Once logged in to your account go to the tab for "My Account" and select the "Preferences" tab. Select a saved search from the dropdown menu labeled "Select your Home Page search". Select the "Update Preferences" button to save your selection.
Can I checkout or listen to audiobooks on a different computer or device than I selected when I created my account?
If you would like to use a different computer or device, you will need to change your preferences before searching for titles. This will filter your search results to show only compatible downloads.
- Log in to your account.
- Go to the tab for "My Account", select the "Preferences" tab.
- In Preferences, select the Generic Preferences that correspond to the device you are using. Choose "Unencrypted" to see only Mac-compatible files, or choose "All" if you use Windows.
- Select the "Update Preferences" button to save your selection.