RBdigital

rbdigital

What is it?


Our only audiobooks service.  Contains mostly fiction, but some popular non-fiction. Books checkout for 21 days, you may have up to 10 at a time.
Register for an account (one time only, proves KS residency to company)

Registration:
  1. Go to Library eCard Login above (or http://kslc.org) and sign in with your Kansas Library eCard.
  2. Choose the RBdigital Audiobooks Registration link from the Digital Book eLending area.
  3. This opens RBdigital's registration form. 
    • Username: pick something easy to type and remember, do not use spaces.
    • Password: minimum of 7 characters, use letters and numbers.
    • Zip code: please provide a 5-digit zip for statistical purposes.
  4. Click the Register button once, and wait until the screen refreshes and is complete.

Help and Questions

  1. audiobooks@ks.gov

    800-432-3919

Text instructions begin with account registration and software setup, then progress through checking out and using a book.   Not sure which version your computer or device is?  See this page.

RBdigital Mobile Apps:
 Compatible Devices
Special Notes - apps are compatible with all formats of audiobook.
iOS - iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch
iOS 9 & newer
If device is older, can transfer from computer like an iPod (see below).
Android, Kindle Fire, Chromebook 
-Android 4.0 & newer,
-Kindle Fire 2013 & newer
-Chromebook OS 37.0 & newer
Newer Chromebooks have increasing access to Android apps via their Play Store.


Media Manager
Computer Software:
 Compatible Devices
Special Notes - for all, if computer older see no-software options below.
Windows - Just Listen on Computer
Windows Vista, 7, 8, 10 (includes full Windows tablets)
Fully compatible, no need to limit for one format of book during checkout.
Windows & Transfer to iPod
Windows Vista, 7, 8, 10
Fully compatible, no need to limit for one format of book during checkout.
Windows & Transfer to MP3 Player (any brand but iPod)
Windows Vista, 7, 8, 10
Partially compatible, will need to limit to only Non-Protected books during checkout.
Mac - Listen on Computer or Transfer to iPod
Mac OSX 10.7 & newer
Mac software version can only transfer to an iPod, but fully compatible with both formats of book.


No Software Options:
 Compatible Devices
Special Notes - for all, if computer older see no-software options below.
Listen Online (streaming)
Any device with web browser, including Chromebookand Windows Phone/RT.
No need to limit for one format of book.
Manual Download
Any computer capable of downloading files, can transfer to any device, most commonly used for older Windows or Mac computers.
Partially compatible, will need to limit to Non-Protected books during checkout. Page has notes by computer/device.