Digital bookmobile to show how to access San Leandro library’s eBooks

SAN LEANDRO — A digital bookmobile will showcase the city’s free eBook service at the main library May 3.

The bookmobile is taking a national tour to demonstrate how readers can access eBooks.

The bookmobile is housed in a 74-foot tractor-trailer with  Internet-connected PCs, high-definition monitors and portable media players. At interactive learning stations, visitors can search the library’s digital media; use mobile devices; and sample eBooks, audiobooks, music and video.

Anybody with a San Leandro library card can check out digital titles at http://sanleandrolibrary.lib.overdrive.com.

The bookmobile will be at the library. 300 Estudillo Ave., from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 3.