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OverDrive eBooks and audiobooks

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Virtual Library's OverDrive Collection

  • Students and staff now have access to a large collection of ebooks and audiobooks for recreational reading
  • The collection includes new and notable, bestsellers, classics, Indigenous and French-language fiction titles.
  • Digital books and audiobooks can be read or listened to in the app or downloaded for access later
  • Students can also add their local library's OverDrive collection to their account

Getting Started with Sora

  1. Visit https://soraapp.com to access the collection in your web browser OR download the free Sora app from the Apple App or Google Play stores on a mobile device.
  2. Click on ‘I have a setup code.’ (once the app is installed)
  3. Our set-up code is kawarthaca
  4. Enter your KPR username and password
  5. Click on Explore (binoculars icon) to search for books.


Students can borrow a book for 14-21 days -- up to 3 books at a time -- and can place holds on books that are checked out