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Sault Ste. Marie Public Library

Digital Resources

Overdrive - eBooks, AudioBooks and Videos
Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and more – anywhere, anytime. All you need is a valid library card. Overdrive includes popular and classic fiction, non-fiction, videos, and audiobooks that you can download, stream to read, view, or listen on your computer or mobile device.

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Did You Know . . . ?

  • Materials are available for children, teens and adults.
  • Materials are checked out to you for 7 or 14 days and are automatically returned. You can also return items early.
  • You can have up to 10 items checked out at one time.
  • You can place a hold on any item that is currently in use and you will receive an email notice when the title becomes available.
  • Overdrive has no overdue fines.

Getting Started
Step by step instructions are available from Overdrive Help to guide you through the process of logging in, searching for ebooks, and downloading ebooks, audiobooks, or videos to your device.

If you require additional help, please contact the Reference & Information Desk at 705-759-5236.

*Please note that due to licensing restrictions in Canada patrons are unable to use Overdrive with Amazon Kindle devices.


Zinio eMagazines
Using Zinio, you can access new issues of popular magazines to read on your computer, tablet, or smartphone using a valid library card.

Click here to Access Zinio

Did You Know . . . ?

  • Once you create a Zinio account you can borrow magazines in the library’s collection for free, or you can purchase subscriptions to magazines not in the SSMPL collection. 
  • Zinio has magazines for adults, teens, and children.
  • There is no limit to the number of magazines that you can check out. Find your magazines under the My Collection tab.
  • There are no due dates or fines – you can keep the magazines on your device for as long as you like.
  • You have the option to be notified when the next issue of your favourite magazine becomes available.

Getting Started
Not sure what to start? The Zinio Help Guide has step by step user guides and video tutorials available to guide you through the process of logging in, downloading the appropriate app for your device, and searching for magazines to download onto your device. 

If you still can’t find an answer to your questions, please contact the Reference & Information Desk at 705-759-5236 for more help.