The 3M Cloud library, soon to be referred to as simply The Cloud Library, is an application-based way to read e-books. The Smithton Public Library District offers patrons an easy application-based platform to read e-books and listen to e-audiobooks:
The Cloud Library
The Cloud Library ebooks can be searched for via our online catalog. A general list of 3M Cloud Library books can be found here: 3M Cloud Library E-Books in the Polaris Online Catalog
MOBILE APP LINKS
Cloud Library ebooks can also be downloaded on mobile devices, phones and tablets, by using the following links:
–Apple App Store Link (iPhone, iPod touch, iPad)
–Google Play Link (Android devices & App-based Nooks)
–Kindle Store Instructions (Amazon Kindle Fire models, Amazon tablets – App-based devices, only – udpdated PDF 2/2017)
There is also a Windows PC App available for download, if you want to read or listen to any Cloud Library content on a computer or laptop.
A Mac PC App is also available if you are a Mac user.
Should you run into problems, the following articles might help you. As always, please feel free to call the library if you have questions. We’re here to help you!
–Basic Step-by-Step Cloud Library Checkout Sheet – This PDF lists the steps you need to follow to start reading e-books today. It’s easy to follow!
–Cloud Library Overview Brochure – This PDF brochure features an overview, as well as how to get started with the Cloud Library. This is the brochure that we often point patrons to when they are at the library.
–Cloud Library Troubleshooting Guide – This PDF guide answers frequently asked questions for any troubles you might have using the Cloud Library App.
-If you have an older Kindle (1st generation) and want to download Cloud Library e-books, please visit this “Transferring e-books” PDF for help transferring your e-books from a computer to your device.