Your Guilderland Library Card not only grants you access to our physical collection, but also downloadable eBooks, audiobooks, and magazines!
To get started, all you need is a library card from the Upper Hudson library system.

Libby, by Overdrive, offers a streamlined user experience. Get it today on iOS or Android.

Visit the Flipster website, or download the app, to get started. All you need is your library card.

Get free eBooks and audiobooks with Libby

Libby, by Overdrive, is the newest and best way to get downloadable eBooks and audiobooks. Libby is a streamlined app that enhances the user’s experience immensely. Try it today- all your loans and requests will carry over from Overdrive.

Here’s a great video on how to get started with Libby!

Get it:

Libby is currently not available for Kindle Fire, but you can easily send books to your Kindle inside the app.

You can still use Overdrive!

If you like Overdrive, you can continue to use it.

Having Trouble?

Submit a helpdesk ticket to UHLS online right now!
You can also schedule a one-on-one appointment at GPL by calling 518-456-2400 x 3.

Get free magazines with Flipster

Browse the full collection of magazine titles

Access to your favorite magazines is right at your fingertips with Flipster! Get started now by clicking here, or download the free app for your mobile device:

If you’re at home, have your library card ready and follow the prompts to set up an account.

Make a One-on-one Appointment

You can schedule a free, one-on-one appointment to learn how to use Overdrive or Flipster step-by-step. Appointments are typically held on Wednesdays two times per month, and you can schedule on the first of each month.
Call the library at 518-456-2400 x 3 for the current schedule and availability.