Over 3,000 Popular Magazines Available Through Your Bienville Parish Library

The Bienville Parish Library is pleased to announce that over 3,000 popular magazines are now available to download and read on any device 24/7. Patrons with a library card can read digital magazines alongside ebooks and audiobooks by visiting http://www.bienvillelibrary.org or downloading the Libby app, the award-winning reading app from OverDrive. All your favorite magazines you enjoyed with “Flipster” are still available and have joined thousands of other popular magazines, all supplied by Libby/Overdrive.


Digital magazines have no wait lists or holds, do not count towards checkout limits, and provide readers the option to renew their selections. Bienville Parish Library patrons can also download magazines to Libby for offline use. Readers can browse lists of magazines within the app and search by format to find available titles.


Named one of Popular Mechanics’ 20 Best Apps of the Decade, Libby seamlessly connects first-time users and experienced readers with BPL’s digital collection. This locally selected collection offers e-books, audiobooks and digital magazines including bestsellers and new releases. Readers of all ages can select from virtually every subject ranging from mystery, romance, children’s, business and more.

Readers may browse the Bienville Parish Library’s digital collection, instantly borrow titles and start reading or listening for free with a valid library card. This service is compatible with all major computers and devices, iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ phones and tablets and Chromebook™. Through Libby, readers can also “send to Kindle®. All titles will automatically expire at the end of the lending period and there are no late fees! Readers can also download titles onto Libby for offline use.

Visit http://www.bienvillelibrary.org to get started enjoying magazines, eBooks and audiobooks. You can also download the free Libby app to your smartphone or digital device at the Apple App Store or from the GOOGLE Play Store. If you run into technical problems, we can help you get connected so you can begin to explore the thousands of magazines available through your neighborhood Bienville Parish Library!

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