Downloadable Books , Magazines, & Streaming Videos

e-Books, audiobooks, magazines, and streaming videos are available through Bridges (OverDrive).


Titles can be checked out using an internet browser, the Libby AppOverDrive Media Console or the Kindle App.

Downloadable books (and more!) offer the benefit of automatic returns which means no fines, ever! Once a book is checked out and loaded onto a device it is easy to access. They travel well and the collection is frequently updated with new releases and bestsellers.

We also offer books and magazines for kids and teens. Check out these sections of Bridges!

Bridges Downloadable eBooks & Audiobooks

How do I get started?

Download the Libby app or OverDrive Media Console to your computer, or look for one of these apps in your app store. Check out "Getting Started With OverDrive."

Click the icon below for instructions specific to your device or app.

You will need your library card number (14 digits under the barcode) and an account password.  If you don't have a password, contact the library!

What if I need help?

Not a problem! Fill out the form below, and a staff member will contact you soon.

How can I recommend titles for purchase?

  • Follow OverDrive's instructions for Iowa to recommend titles for purchase.  With these instructions you can see exactly what titles are available to purchase and recommend them to the Iowa consortium.

​Not every e-book is available to us.  Using the OverDrive instructions is the best way to see what is available.


If you have a long wait - request a book that's already on Bridges.  If we decide to purchase, you will move up to the top of the list!

Keokuk Public Library

210 N. 5th Street

Keokuk, IA 52632


Library Hours:

The Library is CLOSED until 4/13/2020, due to this National Health Emergency. 


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