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Are you thinking of buying an eReader this holiday season? Or perhaps an iPad or iPhone is on your wish list? Did you know that you can now download Kent District Library eBooks to your Kindle device? In fact, KDL has over 7,000 new eBooks and eAudiobooks that can be downloaded in seconds to a wide range of mobile devices.
KDL actually has the largest collection of digital materials of any single library in Michigan and we are adding more every day. Plus, our staff is fully trained on a variety of devices and want to help you access free library digital materials, so stop in, give us a call (616-784-2007) or visit www.downloadkdl.org for more information.
It's the news you have been waiting for! We are pleased to announce that KDL's eBook collection is now compatible with the Amazon Kindle! You can now browse and downloadfree library eBooks from KDL to a Kindle eReader or any device running the free Kindle app.
Users who enjoy eBooks on Kindle will benefit from Amazon's Whispersync technology that synchronizes notes, highlights and last page read between their Kindle and free Kindle apps.
KDL also offers eBooks and eAudiobooks for use on PC or Mac computers and popular mobile devices such as smartphones, MP3 players and eBook readers like the Barnes & Noble Nook and Sony Reader.
If you aren't sure what to check out next, we can help! Personalized Picks, KDL's online recommendation service, has recently expanded to include music and movies, as well as books. Using an online form, tell us what you like to read, watch or listen to and one of our great materials advisory staff will use that information to create a list of book, movie or music recommendations just for you. The list will be emailed to you within a few days and will include links to our online catalog so you can place a hold or find the item's location.
Visit the Books and More section of our website and click on the Personalized Picks icon to get started.
Saving money can be simple and exciting! Discover ways to stretch your dollar by attending the Extreme Couponing program taking place at 6:30 pm on Thursday, November 17 at the Byron Township Offices, located at 8085 Byron Center Ave. Join the women from savingaddiction.com as they explain the ins and outs of cutting your grocery bill in half, playing the drugstore game to save money and maximizing your coupons! Registration is required and participation is limited, so sign up today!
Don't miss out on this fun and beneficial program!
Join KDL this holiday season in bringing cheer to a local child. Once again, KDL is participating in the US Marines' Toys For Tots program, helping to provide toys to deserving children throughout the community.
Drop off your new, unwrapped toys from mid-November to mid-December at any one of these KDL branch locations: