Osher Lifelong Learning Institue
Instructor: Gary Crossey
Buncombe Country Libraries
I keep the following URL (web address) as a bookmark.
From the Buncombe Country Libraries Page, you will have links to:
- Catalog / My Account – Non-Digital Library catalog.
- Events Calendar – Filter to branch, age, type of event.
- Download Books – North Caroline Digital Library.
- Download Magazines – Zinio for Libraries
- History and Genealogy
- Branch Locations – Hours, Directions, Local Newsletter Signups.
Catalog / My Account – Non-Digital Library catalog.
Without having to log in
- SEARCH ENTIRE LIBRARY SYSTEM – with a search term.
- FILTER by Type
- FILTER by Format
- FILTER by Library – Select NC Cardinal to search the entire collection.
- ADVANCED SEARCH
- FILTER with many setting.
- NUMERIC SEARCH
- Enter ISBN number.
- EXPERT SEARCH
- Keyword content search.
- BROWSE BY CATALOG
- FILTER with different settings.
When you Login to NC Cardinal
- Review, renew, request, and reserve.
- ACCOUNT PREFERENCES > SAVE CHANGES
- Keep History (turn both on)
- Preferred Pickup
- Preferred Location
- Search hits pre-page
- MY LISTS
- Custom lists to add collections of searches in one place.
NC Cardinal Online System does not connect with the Digital Library.
Filter calendar by
- Type of event. (book clubs, movies, Lego, crafts, etc.)
Download Books – North Caroline Digital Library.
- URL: http://ncdigital.lib.overdrive.com/
- APP: OverDrive
The home page experience with a browser or app is the same. The layout, buttons, and functions are all the same, and in the same place.
- Working with the browser version and the APP version is seamless.
- Library Card Number
- (Switch Library)
NC Digital Library
Access to and APP
- eBook Fiction (Kindle)
- eBook Nonfiction (Kindle)
- Audiobook Fiction (Overdrive)
- Audiobook Nonfiction (Overdrive)
How to Search the Digital Library
- HOME PAGE
- Recommendations for you. (view more)
- New Periodicals (view more)
- New Arrivals (view more)
- Popular eBooks (view more)
- Special Interest (view more)
- Audiobooks (view more)
Download Magazines – Zinio for Libraries
History and Genealogy
- Local Newsletter Signups.