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OverDrive & Libby App

Learn more about accessing ebooks, audiobooks, and digital magazines from OverDrive through the Libby app!

More Libraries, More Titles!

Did you know? New York State residents can apply for digital library cards through the New York Public Library, Queens Public Library, and Brooklyn Public Library. These digital cards will allow you to access even more titles in the Libby app. Learn more about how to apply for a card from each of these locations at the links below:


Read across the region


The Finger Lakes Library System, the OWWL Library System, and the Southern Tier Library System have teamed up to share OverDrive collections! You can get access to titles in all three collections, with a few limitations. All you need is your STLS library card - no additional library card is needed! 

Follow the steps below to add each library system collection to your account in the Libby app.

Instructions for adding additional library system collections to your account in the Libby app.

1a. In the Libby app, open the menu by tapping the menu icon.

1b. Tap "Add Library".

2. Search for the library collection you want to add: Finger Lakes Library System OR OWWL Library System
Tap the name of the library system you want to add to your account.

3. When the collection opens, tap “Sign In With My Card”

4. Under "Partner Libraries," tap on “Southern Tier Library Patrons.”
You should see your Southern Tier Library System card here.

5. Enter your STLS library card number.

6. Enter your library card password.*

7. Your card for the library you added will appear. Click “Next.”

8 & 9. Repeat steps 1 through 7 for both the Finger Lakes Library System and OWWL Library System collections.

*If you do not know your library card password, you can reset it. Follow the instructions here:

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