The Axis360 app is compatible with:
- Kindle Fire and Fire HD
- Windows (PC)
For help, visit the Axis360 Help Site, the Reference Desk, or call (830) 258-1274. Instructional videos are available on the Axis360 YouTube Support Channel.
Quick start guides may be found at the links below.
OverDrive now Offers Digital Magazines
OverDrive offers bestselling and popular content for desktops and mobile devices. Library patrons have access to digital magazines, which can easily be viewed on most internet-enabled devices inside or outside the library. OverDrive's unique technology digitally recreates a magazine page for page including full color pictures!
To get started reading magazines with OverDrive, download the OverDrive or Libby app.
OverDrive eBooks and eAudiobooks
OverDrive offers bestselling and popular content for desktops and mobile devices. Library patrons have to access both eBooks and eAudiobooks at the Lonestar Digital Library Patrons will need to download either the OverDrive app or the Libby app to read or listen to their selections.
Project Gutenberg is the first and largest single collection of free electronic books, or eBooks. Copyright for most of these books has expired in the United States, though a few Project Gutenberg eBooks are copyrighted. Here are just a few of the over 400 titles available to download:
- Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
- Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
- Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
- Ulysses by James Joyce
- Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman
- A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
- The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli
- Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
To browse our Project Gutenberg collection, just search for the author “Project Gutenberg” on the library’s website. If you’re looking for a specific title, perform your search and click on the link for the item marked “eBook.” Follow the link to the Project Gutenberg website and click on the file format that works with your device.