Windows Computer & Tablet

Windows Tablets that have full Windows 8.1 or 10- such as the Surface Pro - are able to use the software below.  If your tablet does not have full Windows, please see the Windows Phone & RT page instead.

Not sure which version of Windows your computer has?  See this page.

Services available:
 What is it?
Versions compatible?
OneClickdigital
Audiobooks - books you listen to.  Mostly fiction & some popular nonfiction.  Intend to transfer to an MP3 player from your computer? Instructions vary by device type, see this page to choose your player.
Vista, 7, 8, 10
Cloud Library
eBooks - mostly fiction, some popular nonfiction. Bigger publishers & bestsellers.  Browse, checkout, and reading are all done inside the app. Notes on transferring to an ereader included on this page.
Vista, 7, 8, 10
Enki Library
eBooks - wide variety of fiction & nonfiction which also includes independent publishers & self-published books. Set up the software, then use the website to checkout & download a book. Notes on transferring to an ereader included. 
7, 8, 10 with Adobe Digital Editions
Freading
eBooks - wide variety of fiction & nonfiction, very large selection.  No holds. Set up the software, then use the website to checkout & download a book. Notes on transferring to an ereader included.
7, 8, 10 with Adobe Digital Editions
Britannica E-STAX
Kids' nonfiction ebooks - no specific checkout, use as many books as you would like. Read in your browser or install the software to be able to use the books offline.
Browser: all
Software: Vista, 7, 8, 10.
Storybooks - TumbleBooks & BookFlix
TumbleBooks & BookFlix are digital storybooks. No checkout, use as many books as you like. Books are viewed in browser so no apps or downloads of files.
 All

Windows XP or Vista


Windows XP is no longer receiving Microsoft updates, and is no longer compatible with some software.  Notes below on how to use some systems. 
  • Do not use Internet Explorer.  Please realize that to make any of the below notes or the kids' materials above work, you need either the Mozilla Firefox or Chrome browser. Internet Explorer on Windows XP has not been updated for a very long time and can no longer access many websites properly. 
  • Freading & Enki - these use the Adobe Digital Editions software and an older version of ADE is still available for download.  Please install ADE 3 from this page then refer to the directions above.  All other instructions remain the same.
  • OneClickdigital Audiobooks:
    • Manual download - the company provides a way for you to download the audiobook files directly to your computer.  Please see the MP3 Player page if you intend to put the books on an MP3 player instead of listening directly on the computer, there's listings by type of player.    
    • Listen online option - listen to the book in your browser, no apps or download of files needed. 


Contact Us

  1. audiobooks@ks.gov

    800-432-3919