Help & Support


Download the Guide to Getting Started with Reading Arizona (PDF) for a printable version of these instructions.

Reading Arizona is available to all Arizonans via geolocation. Patrons accessing Reading Arizona from within the state will be able to see the full collection if they are connected to the Internet.

Reading Arizona is committed to providing access to ebooks and offers multi-user, unlimited checkouts. There are no wait lists, and no due dates. You may download up to 3 ebooks to your offline bookshelf, where you can access your ebooks on your tablet even if you don't have Internet access.

You Choose How You Want to Read

Online in a web browser: There are no limits to the number of books you can read, and you don't have to set up an account if you're in Arizona. However, creating an account will allow you to personalize your reading experience and access the collection while traveling outside the state. Google Chrome is the preferred web browser; we do not recommend Internet Explorer.

Offline on a tablet: You can also read online using your tablet, or download to your device to read later. Devices that support the BiblioBoard library app include: Android, iPad® (iOS versions 8+), Kindle Fire HD®, Nexus tablets®, Android tablets and Nexus® and Galaxy® tablets.

Smartphones: The BiblioBoard app is now available for smartphones. Devices include: iPhone® (iOS versions 8+), Android, Nexus® and Galaxy®

Getting Started | Android | Apple iPad | Kindle Fire HD and HD+ | Troubleshooting

 

Kindle Fire HD and HD+

Download the BiblioBoard Library application
For full instructions, visit
http://support.biblioboard.com/knowledgebase/articles/194919-how-to-side-load-biblioboard-on-the-kindle-fire-hd
Login to your account
a. You must create an account in the web browser first
b. Because Reading Arizona does not require a library card, do NOT select a library
Navigate the application using the toolbar on top
Browse
Favorites and Add/Remove to offline bookshelf
There are 2 ways to select favorites add/remove books to your offline bookshelf:

Find the book you would like to download and click the star to favorite/unfavorite. Click the bookshelf icon to add/remove from bookshelf.

Favorites

Note: A yellow icon means the book IS a favorite or on the offline bookshelf.

--OR--

Once you have begun reading a book, use the button in the top right to access the menu. Select ‘Add to Offline Bookshelf.' To return an ebook, select ‘Remove from Offline Bookshelf.'

Bookshelf

You may access your offline bookshelf from the bottom toolbar when outside the Read view.

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