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RBdigital Audiobooks gives you access to a wide variety of audiobooks to stream or download.

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Frequently asked questions

How audiobooks can I borrow?

The maximum number of items you can borrow is 15.

How many holds can I place?

The maximum number of holds you can place is 10.

How long can I keep an audiobook?

You can borrow an audiobook for 21 days.

Do I have to return my audiobooks?

No. You can keep them as long as you like or return them early (optional) through the website, desktop software or app.

How do I listen to audiobooks on my computer?
  1. Browse the collection or search for a title you are interested in.
  2. Click on the cover to go to the detail page and select Checkout. If all titles are checked out, select Hold to place a hold.
  3. To locate items already checked out, click on the Menu button then on Checked Out.
How do I listen to audiobooks on my phone or tablet?
  1. Check out the audiobooks you want from RBdigital.
  2. Download the RBdigital app for your device (iPad, iPhone or Android) by going to the app store.
  3. Enter the email address and password you used to create your RBdigital account. The audiobooks you have checked out will display in the app.
  4. Select Play below the image of the audiobook you want to listen to. Select Download (internet connection required) to save for offline reading.
  5. When you want a new audiobook, you can browse or search directly within the app.

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