Find and Access Follett eBooks and Audiobooks

Find eBooks

There are multiple ways to find eBooks and audiobooks in Destiny Discover:

  • Browse: Scroll through the titles on the eBooks and Audiobooks carousels on the homepage.
  • Search for a specific item: From the Destiny Discover header, type a keyword in the Search bar, and then click Search icon..

    Note: You can use the Format drop-down to select eBook or Audiobook/Recorded Sound.

    Advanced Search options with the format eBook highlighted.

  • Search all library materials: On the top-right side of the search results page, click Sort and Filter icon..

    Note: You can use the Format drop-down to select Follett eBook or Follett Audiobook.

    Sort and Filter options with the format Follett eBook selected.

Check Out

To ensure you can access a title later, check it out by doing one of the following:

  • From the homepage or search results, select More Options icon. > Checkout.
  • From Title Preview or a title's details, click Checkout.

Note: You must be logged in, and there must be available copies, for Checkout to appear.

If there are no available copies of a title and your school lets you place holds, click Hold to reserve a copy.

Read Online

If you do not need to access the title later, you can read online.

  • From the homepage or search results, selectMore Options icon. > Open to read an eBook or Play to listen to an audiobook.
  • From Title Preview or a title's details, click Open to read an eBook or Play to listen to an audiobook.

When you are done, click the Close Book button to make it immediately available to others.

Access Checkouts

  1. In the Destiny Discover header, select My Stuff > Checkouts.

    Note: If you do not see the My Stuff option, select Menu icon. > My Stuff > Checkouts.

  2. Select More Options icon. > Open (for an eBook) or Play (for an audiobook).

Return

Checked-out titles are automatically returned at the end of the loan period. To return a title and make it available to others before the due date:

  1. In the Destiny Discover header, select My Stuff > Checkouts.

    Note: If you do not see the My Stuff drop-down, select Menu icon. > My Stuff > Checkouts.

  2. Select More Options icon. > Return.

For more information on navigating and using Follett eBook and Audiobook features and reading offline, see eBook Help.