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Description

The uLibrary app makes it easy to browse, borrow and listen to your library's eAudio books on your Apple smart phone or tablet.

You can use uLibrary if your library has joined our digital audio book service. Download from the App Store for FREE and log-in with your library membership details to access your library's collection of our eAudio books.

BROWSE
- Easy to browse by genre
- Search by title, author, narrator, and genre
- Each eAudio book has an audio preview
- See how many titles you have available to borrow and how many you have on loan at any time

BORROW
- Borrow or, if out on loan, reserve for later
- Receive automatic notification of when reserved titles become available (requires email details)
- Receive automatic notification when nearing end of loan period (requires email details)
- Receive automatic notification if a title has been borrowed but not yet downloaded (requires email details)
- Renew eAudio book loans (if title has not been reserved by another user)
- Return eAudio book loans before the loan period expires
- Title automatically deletes from your My Account screen on loan expiry, so no more overdue fees
- Full list of previously downloaded titles always available

LISTENING
- Off line listening
- Automatically saves your current position in book
- Lock screen widget for quick and easy access to playback controls of eAudio book
- Play eAudio books in the background whilst using other apps

We sincerely hope our eAudio and eBooks give you many hours of listening pleasure.

What's New

Version 3.3

Bug fixes

Ratings and Reviews

Worst of a bad bunch.

outcast63

Thought this would make it easier to get audio books, oh how wrong I was.
Put in an authors name, nothing, put in the book title, nothing, even tried the narrator, nothing!
Just try a general search, the same books keep coming up time and time again.
Contacted my local library (who are fantastic and can't do enough for you) they said it's all down to licenses for the audiobook.
So buck passed on to the authors and their publishers.
So back to ordering the CD version through the library.

Very disappointing

Bilton115

Although in theory I can borrow a book from my local library and listen to it on my iPad, most of the time this has not been possible as the app intermittently logs me out and I need to return to the library for an Internet connection in order to access my book again. Very annoying as the book has downloaded to my iPad and is taking up my limited free space.

Additionally, when I do get back in I have to find my place in the book again as this does not seem to be recorded. Not helpful when the audio tracks have different format to the chapters so there is no obvious correlation.

There doesn't seem to be a 'settings' or 'help' section where I can resolve this so I will not be using the app or service again.

Could be better!

Kifvjydd

Frustrations one after the other unfortunately. The constant reminder that you need an Internet connection even though all the tracks have been downloaded means you have to have background app refresh turned on. But, even more frustrating is the need for each track to be manually started at the end of the previous track. Very occasionally it goes onto the next track by itself but I have no idea what conditions make it do that. Very annoying!!!

Information

Seller
Ulverscroft Group Limited
Size
11.7 MB
Category
Books
Compatibility
Requires iOS 9.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
Languages
English
Age Rating
Rated 12+ for the following:
Infrequent/Mild Cartoon or Fantasy Violence
Infrequent/Mild Realistic Violence
Infrequent/Mild Simulated Gambling
Infrequent/Mild Medical/Treatment Information
Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes
Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References
Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humour
Infrequent/Mild Horror/Fear Themes
Infrequent/Mild Sexual Content and Nudity
Copyright
© Ulverscroft Large Print Books Ltd.
Price
Free

Supports

  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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