Your Alameda County Library System now offers 3M Cloud Library database. 3M Cloud Library is an innovative way to browse, borrow and read popular fiction and non-fiction e-books from your library. The majority of the collection is from Penguin, which is not available from Overdrive. There are currently about 750 titles, including many children’s books.

You can find the link on our A-Z List and the eBook guide.

To use 3M Cloud Library:

1) Download the 3M Cloud Library App from the Apple App Store, Google, Play, NOOK Storefront or install the PC or Mac 3M Cloud Library Apps.

2) Log into your Library. Using the drop down menu, select your state, library, and enter your library ID and PIN (required). Click to agree to terms and log in.

3) Browse, check out and read. Now you are ready to browse, check out and read e-books from your local library.

4) Transfer e-books. If you have an e-reader, use the PC App to load the e-book through a USB connection (see support tab for detailed instructions).

The 3M Cloud Library collection can be viewed direct at this address.