Stream & Download

Our digital collection is available 24/7 through platforms such as OverDrive, cloudLibrary, and Tumblebooks. Download FREE digital materials like eBooks, eAudiobooks, magazines, and graphic novels with your NRH Library card.

Need a book on the go or an audiobook for your commute? You can easily access digital materials on your favorite device or desktop computer.

Digital Cards

Texas residents can immediately have access to our online resources like eBooks, eAudiobooks, and research databases when they sign up for a digital card. Digital cards do not allow access to physical materials in our collection. Patrons who wish to access these materials should visit the Library to apply for a standard Library card. 

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Download eBooks and eAudiobooks with cloudLibrary

cloudLibrary eBooks & eAudiobooks

Offers thousands of eBooks and eAudiobooks for NRH Library patrons. The feature-packed app makes it easy to borrow, organize, and return your library items.

Getting Started with cloudLibrary
Using cloudLibrary on Kindle Devices
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OverDrive eBooks & eAudiobooks

Read eBooks and listen to eAudiobooks instantly from our digital collection.Try the Libby app on your phone, eReader, or tablet! You can also access content through the OverDrive website on your computer or mobile browser.

Getting Started with OverDrive
Download the Libby app

Prefer to download eBooks to your computer? Here’s how!
Downloading eBooks from OverDrive


Digital Magazines &
Graphic Novels

Magazines and comics are now easier to access than ever through OverDrive & Libby!  Digital magazines previously available through RBDigital can now be enjoyed through the OverDrive browser or the Libby app. The best part? Magazine checkouts don't count against your borrowing limits!

Magazines can be found under Collections > Magazines or by simply searching for the title of your favorite series. Graphic novels are still in the process of being moved over, but you can find most comics and graphic novels by searching the title.

Getting Started with OverDrive
Download the Libby app

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Talking Picture Books

TumbleBooks are animated, talking picture books with fiction, non-fiction, foreign-language, and read-alongs titles. TumbleBooks teach kids the joy of reading in a format they’ll love.

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