The HPL online collection of books, including scanned books, eBooks and audio books boasts over 130, 000 titles! Scanned books are held on a platform called OpenLibrary however, the library holds its primary collection of eBooks and audiobooks on a platform called Overdrive.
In order to borrow books using OverDrive, you will need to hold an HPL library card. On OverDrive, you will be prompted to enter your library card number and PIN when you borrow a book. If you do not already have a library card with HPL, you can create one online here: https://www.hpl.ca/online-registration.
Once logged in to OverDrive, readers can browse ebooks, audiobooks and magazines by subject, looks through collections or search by title or author.
Furthermore, readers can choose between audiobook and eBook versions of the same titles and borrow or place on hold if currently unavailable.