Getting started with Downloadable Audio Books from








System requirement


List of supported devices.


Software Requirement


  • Microsoft Windows Media Player v9 or above
  • Musicmatch Jukebox v8.2 or above
  • Nullsoft Vinamp v5 or above


Viewing requirement

Recommended browsers:

  • Internet Explorer 5.5 or above
  • Netscape 6.2 or above
  • Mozilla 1.1 or above
  • Firefox 1.0 or above
  • Opera 7.0 or above

For more information on Software and Hardware requirement visit HELP.  


Registration Process

  • Click on the icon from the Osterhout Free Library home page
  • Type in the barcode on the back of your Luzerne County Library System card to go to the NetLibrary database
  • Go to Creat a Free Account link on the upper right corner from the NetLibrary home page. 
  • Create an account using user name and password. 
  • Second time onwards you can Log In before entering the Audiobooks Center
  • If you do not Log In before choosing the Audiobooks Center, you will be required to enter the same user name and password every time you want to download the book. 


Downloading the Audiobooks on PC or Laptop and then trasfering them to an portable device


  • After creating an account click on Audiobooks Center
  • Choose the book of your choice
  • Click on Download this Book
  • If you are planning to listen to the book using portable device choose Check out and Download CD Quality.  If you are planning to listen to the book on your PC choose Check out and Download Radio Quality.
  • Open the downloaded book using any of the recommended media player software and transfer it to your portable device. 

For more information visit Transfer an Audiobook


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