Access more than 3,000 popular magazine titles on your computer, iPad, iPhone, or Android mobile device with the free Libby, by OverDrive app.
When you check out a magazine through OverDrive, there are no checkout limits or waiting lists! Features include:
There are no limits to the number of magazines you can check out. When you check out a magazine through the Libby app or OverDrive website, you'll be able to choose a loan period of 7, 14, or 21 days.
Take your Wichita Public Library e-books and e-audiobooks on the go with the free Libby, by OverDrive app, available on Android and Apple devices.
No, this service is free to you courtesy of the Wichita Public Library.
Yes, back issues are available for many magazines:
No, the app is not required. Using your mobile device's web browser, you can access libbyapp.com and read magazines with a similar experience to the app as long as you have an internet connection. Or if you prefer the desktop reading experience, you can visit our OverDrive website.
Yes, both the both the website and mobile app support searching within a magazine.
We began offering about 50 digital magazine titles through Flipster in 2020. With OverDrive, we are able to provide access to approximately 3,900 titles, including most of the magazines offered through Flipster. BookPage, Consumer Reports Buying Guide, and People are not available in OverDrive, but unfortunately our financial resources do not support subscribing to both platforms. Our subscription to Flipster ended on March 31, 2022.