Second Question:  How do I sign up for an account?

To use each of these resources, you'll need to set up an account, but setting up accounts and getting started is easy and you can do it from anywhere, anytime.  Specific instructions are below:

  • OverDrive Getting Started (and if you want to download Kindle books from OverDrive you'll also need your Amazon Login and Password)
  • "Libby" is a the app to use to get e-books and audiobooks from OverDrive.
  • hoopla Getting Started
  • Kanopy Creating an Account
  • RBdigital Magazines Getting Started
  • Freegal Signup

CLICK HERE for advice on selecting and downloading e-content

Here's what you need to get started with each of our sources of e-content:

  • The computer or mobile device which you want to use to access the e-content
  • Connection to the internet (WiFi, Broadband, Satellite, VPN or dial-up
  • Library Card Number and PIN (your PIN is "OCLN" if you haven't changed it)
  • (In almost all cases) an email address and password to establish a separate account with the content provider
  • Apple ID / Google Play Login / Amazon Login if you need to download an app
  • Amazon Login if you want to download Kindle format e-books to your Kindle device or Kindle App 
  • Some resources are paid for by town funds and are only available to Canton residents
Resource Residency Requirements Account Requirements
OCLN OverDrive catalog
or the 
Libby App
None
Feel free to add Library Cards from other 
OverDrive libraries or systems
email and PIN recommended to create a
separate OverDrive Account
Amazon login credentials required for all
Kindle book downloads
hoopladigital.com
or the hoopla app
Canton Residents only email and PIN required to create hoopla account
Kanopy.com
or the Kanopy app
Canton Residents only email and PIN required to create Kanopy account
OCLN RBdigital catalog
or the RBdigital app
OCLN Cardholders only email and PIN required to create RBdigital account
freegalmusic.com
or the Freegal Music app
Canton Residents only email and PIN required to create freegal account