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Wisconsin's Digital Library (OverDrive® / Libby®)

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Wisconsin's Digital Library is a state-wide catalog of free e-books, audiobooks and videos that you can check out and enjoy for limited periods of time! All you need is a library card and the OverDrive or Libby app in most cases.

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WPLC Online Catalog E-books Audiobooks

Access to Wisconsin's Digital Library (OverDrive® / Libby®) is provided by the Wisconsin Public Library Consortium (WPLC), a voluntary association of Wisconsin public library systems that includes the Wisconsin Valley Library Service, of which the Marathon County Public Library is a member. For more information about WPLC, visit

Outages / Known Issues

  • Maintenance for Adobe ebook activation service THIS IS A SCHEDULED EVENT Jul 7, 00:30 - 06:30 EDTJun 26, 12:05 EDT
    Scheduled - OverDrive has received notice that Adobe will be performing maintenance on the Adobe ebook activation service during this time. During this maintenance, users of the OverDrive app and Adobe Digital Editions will not be able to authorize a device. Users will be able to use an existing activated device and read downloaded books during this time. This maintenance will not impact users of Libby or OverDrive Read.
  • OverDrive Read & Listen Jul 1, 12:01 EDT
    Resolved - This incident has been resolved.Jul 1, 11:53 EDT
    Identified - An issue has been identified resulting in some users of the Libby and Sora apps being unable to render and read ebooks and audiobooks.
  • Issues with Google Authentication sign on Jun 25, 10:00 EDT
    Resolved - From 10:15 am Eastern until 2:15 pm Eastern, Google Authentication was down. Users were not able to sign in during this time.
  • OverDrive Service Outage Jun 16, 00:36 EDT
    Resolved - This incident has been resolved and we are continuing to monitor.Jun 16, 00:28 EDT
    Identified - The issue has been identified and a fix is being implemented.Jun 15, 23:42 EDT
    Investigating - We are currently investigating this issue.