Downloading eBooks and e-audiobooks from the James V. Brown Library, 19 E. Fourth St., has never been easier! Visit the new and improved OverDrive website or stop by the library for a presentation on the site at 2 p.m. January 30 and 6 p.m. January 31.

The OverDrive site at was recently updated to provide a faster, easier digital library experience. Enhancements include new ways to find titles, the whole digital library on any device, more ways to sign in, easy-to-customize lending periods, improvements to placing and retrieving holds, and instant recommendations for your library.

Sue Mayshock will present the OverDrive Demonstration program in the Lowry Room on the third floor of the Welch Children’s Wing. Registration is suggested, but not required. Visit to register or call 570-326-0536.

For hands-on help with your device, schedule a one-on-one appointment with Sue Mayshock at the library by calling 570-326-0536.

This is one of the many ways the library supports the PA Forward Initiative through providing information literacy opportunities for learning. When Pennsylvania residents know how to use current technology to improve their education and enhance their skills, they can fully participate in a digital society. The Brown Library is part of a national effort to increase awareness of the changing role of libraries and the ways in which libraries are transforming to meet the digital and technological information needs of their users.   

The James V. Brown Library is open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday; noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; and 24/7 at