Access the library catalogue to view your personal file, borrow eBooks (digital books), make a reservation, suggest a purchase, etc.
*During the confinement period, please send an email to the following address in order to activate your online file: email@example.com.
**Please note that additional instructions will be provided to you once your file is activated and you receive your password.
Getting started with eBooks
1) Call to have your online account activated. The library clerk will provide you with a temporary password for your online file. (See up * and **)
2) Once you log onto the library catalogue ( http:/st-lazare.c4di.qc.ca/ ), click on Personal File in the menu at the top of the screen, then select Log on from the dropdown menu and enter your personal information. Your PIN is the number on your Resident ID Card and your password is the one provided by the library when you activated your file.
3) Access your personal file.
4) EBooks in French
4.1 To begin, click on Guides de démarrage located at the bottom left of the Home page (note that you can click on Home page anytime to refresh the screen).
4.2 Once on the set-up page, select the type of device you are using. Then, simply follow the instructions on the screen in order to install the correct software or application on your reader, tablet or computer.
4.3 Once the platform is installed, you are ready to choose and/or reserve your eBooks!
4.4 Go back to the Home page of the library catalogue. On the left-hand side of the page, click on eBooks, then All eBooks. Select a book among the different titles and click on Download (located above the book image) when you are ready to borrow the book. Happy reading!
5) EBooks in English
5.1 In the menu on the left-hand side, click on Overdrive. You will then be re-directed to the Saint-Lazare section of the Overdrive Web site.
5.2 Enter your username and password. These are the same as the ones you use for your personal file.
5.3 Once you access the site, click on Help in the upper right-hand corner.
5.4 Go through each of the tabs at the top of the Help page to ensure that you install the correct software or application on your reader, tablet or computer.
5.5 Once the platform is installed, you are ready to choose and/or reserve your eBooks right from the Overdrive platform. Happy reading!