West Orange Public Library gives patrons access to several resources for downloading or streaming materials. As a member of the eLibrary consortium, West Orange Library offers downloadable audiobookss. With eBCCLS patrons can stream music and spoken word books, download audiobooks, and watch movies and television shows.Finally, One Click Digital offers patrons additional selections for checking out and downloading audiobooks. To access each resource, patrons need a valid librarycard and to create an online account for access to each site. (Please note: clicking on each of the buttons below will open a new window and redirect you to an outside website.)
West Orange Public Library is currently a member of the eLibraryNJ consortium. The Library provides eLibraryNJ Overdrive in addition to eBCCLS Overdrive. Separate accounts must be created for eLibraryNJ and eBCCLS Overdrive accounts. To checkout and download audiobooks, select West Orange Library, then click Go. Patrons will be prompted to enter their library card number which is the 14 digits on the back of the card without the spaces. Patrons will then be able to search and request materials.
eBCCLS offers a variety of options for downloadable materials:
- eBCCLS Overdrive - While eBCCLS uses the Overdrive platform, it is a separate account from the eLibraryNJ Overdrive. Material holdings are different and patrons need to create a separate account for each Overdrive platform.
- Hoopla - offers audiobooks, movies and television shows, and a wide selection of popular music.
- Naxos - offers streaming only for audio books and classical music.
West Orange residents are offered additional audiobook selections through One Click Digital which is part of Recorded Books.
For questions regarding any of these resources, please contact the Reference Desk at (973) 736-0196.