Click here to reserve a Nook Simple Touch.
|What is the Nook Simple Touch & why is the Jericho Library making them available?
A Nook Simple Touch is an eReader from Barnes & Noble. The Jericho Library is circulating them with popular & New York Times bestselling eBooks already loaded onto the device. During the 21 day checkout period, you can read one, two or more of the eBooks loaded onto the Nook Simple Touch. You decide!
|How can I checkout a Nook Simple Touch?
Nook Simple Touches are available on a first come, first served basis. To find out if a Nook Simple Touch is available for checkout, click here. You will see the titles Jericho Library has to offer towards the bottom of the catalog page under “Added Title”. You may also inquire at the Reference Desk to see if one is available for checkout.
|How do I find these eBooks on the Nook Simple Touch?
Click on the “n” at the bottom of the Nook Simple Touch and then choose “library.” Then, scroll though the eBook holdings that Jericho Library has to offer by touching the arrows to change the “page.”
|Will more titles be added?
Yes, a Nook Simple Touch can store thousands of eBooks.
|How are eBooks chosen to be loaded onto the Nook Simple Touch?
It is the goal of the Jericho Public Library to increase access to bestselling eBooks. New titles will be added on an as needed basis.
|What is the loan period for the Nook Simple Touch & can I reserve one?
A Nook Simple Touch can be borrowed for 21 days, and can be reserved. Late charges are $10/day.
|Who can checkout a Nook Simple Touch?
You must be eighteen years or older, have a Jericho Public Library card in good standing and agree to abide by the eReader Borrowing Policy. An eReader Borrowing Form (available at the Circulation Desk) must also be completed.