Digital bookmobile to visit Wood County Public Library

PARKERSBURG — The Digital Bookmobile National Tour will visit the Parkersburg and Wood County Public Library, 3100 Emerson Ave., from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today.

The 42-foot bookmobile is traveling around the country this summer, allowing visitors to have an interactive experience to learn about and try eBooks and audiobooks that are available from the local library.

Library staff and eReading experts will be available on the Digital Bookmobile to guide visitors through the process. Readers with a valid library card can borrow their favorite titles anytime by visiting the library’s website or by downloading OverDrive’s newest reading app, Libby.

Staff will facilitate one-on-one tutorials to help visitors borrow and read or listen to eBooks and audiobooks, officials said.