1. A Whatcom County Library System card (This service is not available to reciprocal library card holders).
2. An Adobe ID account with Adobe Digital Editions software installed for reading on a computer and transferring to an eReader device.
3. An iOS or Android app for reading on tablets/smartphones
4. Instructions: depending on the device:
Each Monday morning WCLS card holders will receive five (5) tokens. You can download eBooks for 1, 2 or 4 tokens per eBook. Unused tokens roll over each week up to 4 weeks, and then expire. eBook token cost is determined by the publisher.
You have 14 days to read each eBook. You can renew each eBook 1-one time for an additional 14 days. Most renewals don't require an additional token.
This list is not complete, the following are popular devices compatible with Freading:
Android tablets and smartphones (using Freading app for Android. Your device must be compatible with Android Market.) A few examples are: Samsung Galaxy, Sony Toshiba, Acer, Asus, and Xoom. Non-Android Market tablets and smartphones (using the Freading app from GetJar Marketplace) These include Kindle Fire and Kobo Vox.
Tried everything and still need help? Send request through WCLS Freading Support form.