Libby is an Android application that provides free access to a large number of electronic publications and audiobooks.
You have the opportunity to read books from the local library without wasting time going to the printed copy. For comfortable use of the online collection you need to have a personal card and PIN code. Thus, you may always read the electronic version at any time and anywhere.
The app provides a convenient search. In addition to finding a publication by title, you can see it in different sections. Firstly, the books are divided into both age categories and genres. Secondly, there are separate sections with novelties and popular literature. It means that you can always find new editions that are worth reading.
There is the tag option. It allows you to create reading lists. You have a chance to group publications as you like. Moreover, it is possible to share rosters with your friends.
Each book has an annotation for readers to present an indicative story. You may choose to read in electronic format or listen in audio. Kindle has similar functions. Setting the size of the text and background colors make reading online comfortable.
There are such sections as bookmarks and notes. It helps you to highlight key ideas and important citations in your diary.
- free access to books from the local library;
- ability to read electronically or listen to the audio file;
- the app is free to download;
- compatibility with actual Android versions.