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RBdigital

 

  • rbdigital provides access to over 3,000 audiobooks and a growing collection of ebooks from Recorded Books and other publishers. The collection contains contemporary fiction, classic novels, and nonfiction on a variety of topics.
  • Create a personal account, by clicking on "Register" to search, checkout, and download audiobooks. Be sure to access the rbdigital website from the Library A-Z page or another link from the library's website to establish your PSCC login credentials.
  • Download the media player for your preferred device (see tabs above) to download audiobooks and listen on your device.
  • The rbdigital app now allows you to read ebooks and listen to audiobooks using the same app (with no need for Adobe Digital Editions on mobile devices. However, it is still necessary to install Adobe Digital Editions to read ebooks on a computer.)

FAQs

Q: What is the checkout period for an audiobook?

A: 21 days. After this period, the file's electronic rights management should kick in and the file will no longer be accessible.

Q: How many audiobooks can I have at one time?

A: Up to ten.

Q: Do I return or "check in" the audiobook when I am finished with it? What if I am finished with the recording before my checkout period has expired?

A: If you are finished listening to your recording before your loan period has expired, you can log in to your account, click the "My Collections" tab, and click the "Return Now" button under the title with which you are finished. Otherwise, the checkout will simply expire after 21 days and the recording will become inaccessible.

Q: Can I download rbkdigital audiobooks to my MP3, iPod, iPhone, Android, and Kindle Fire, and Nook by Barnes & Noble devices?

A: MP3: Yes. However, It is no longer possible to play protected rbdigital audiobooks on WMA devices such as Sansa, Zen, and Sony Walkman. Non-protected titles can be transferred. According to rbdigital's help page: "You can still listen to protected titles in the rbdigital Media Manager, stream the titles from your library’s rbdigital website, or listen to the title with one of the rbdigital mobile apps on Apple, Android, or Kindle Fire devices."

iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch: Yes. You can download them using the rbdigital app for these devices.iTunes

Android: Yes. You can download them using the rbdigital app for Android. Google Play

Kindle Fire: Yes. You can download them using the rbdigital app for Kindle Fire.  Amazon

Links to these apps and more instructions can be found using the tabs above.

Windows PCs and Laptops

 

 

click on above to start installation process

For Help, go to rbdigital Support.

In order to read ebooks on a Windows PC it is necessary to install Adobe Digital Editions Adobe and create an Adobe ID (this is not needed when using the mobile app).

Apple Computers & Laptops

itunes rbdigital app 

 

click on above to start installation process

For Help, go to rbdigital Support.

In order to read ebooks on an Apple desktop or laptop it is necessary to install Adobe Digital Editions Adobe and create an Adobe ID (this is not necessary when using the mobile app).

iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch

Get the app for iPad, iPhone, and iPod at the Apple App store iTunes

 

For Help, go to rbdigital Support.

Android devices

Get the app for Android devices at the Google Play store  Google Play

 

For Help, go to rbdigital Support.

Kindle Fire Devices

Get the app for Kindle Fire at the Amazon store  Amazon  You must have a valid rbdigital account, Internet (3G or 4G service), and an account with the Amazon Store.

 

For Help, go to rbdigital Support.

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RBdigital audiobooks: Check out Audiobook, or place on reserve

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