Instructions for eBooks and Audiobooks

  • You can search for a title or author in the search bar above.

     
     

    We have TWO resources for eBooks and Audiobooks!

     

    Destiny Discover

    Borrow eBooks and Audiobooks through Destiny Discover
    • Library eBooks and audiobooks can be checked out just like a physical book.
    • Check out the books by using any computer, phone, tablet or internet-connected device.
    • Students: Use your Student ID number as both your username and password.
    • Some eBooks have "unlimited access" and can be checked out simultaneously by everyone in the school for the entire school year. Most eBooks and audiobooks have limited copies. eBooks have a checkout period of 14 days. Audiobooks are due in 7 days. Books will be automatically returned on the due date.
    • If you finish a book prior to the due date, please check it in so that another student can access the book.


    Access Destiny eBooks and Audiobooks:

    - Destiny eBooks and Audiobooks can be easily accessed through the KHS Library Catalog by using Destiny Discover or by following the direct link for KHS  Destiny eBooks and Audiobooks on the library webpage.

    - You can read the eBooks on the Cloud (connected to the internet) or by downloading the Destiny Discover app for offline reading. At this time audiobook listening requires an internet connection.

    - Download Destiny Discover from an app store. Select New York State and then Kingston High School. You will be linked to the KHS Library Catalog and Circulation System.

    - Both your username and password are your Student ID Number.

     

    Sora

    Borrow eBooks and Audiobooks through Sora!
    • Library eBooks and audiobooks can be checked out just like a physical book.
    • Check out the books by using any computer, phone, tablet or internet-connected device.
    • Students: Sign in with the same username and password you use to log on to the KHS computers.
    • eBooks and Audiobooks can be checked out for 14 days and may be renewed.
    • If you finish a book prior to the due date, please check it in so that another student can access the book.

     

    Access Sora eBooks and Audiobooks:
     
    - Sora eBooks and Audiobooks can be easily accessed by following the direct link for KHS Sora eBooks and Audiobooks on the library webpage.

    - You can read the eBooks on the Cloud (connected to the internet) or by downloading the Sora app for offline reading. 

    - Download Sora from an app store. Find your school (Ulster Boces and Kingston City Schools) and then choose Kingston High School.
     
    - Sign in with the same username and password you use to log on to the KHS computers.
     
    - Explore to view and borrow books. See all your books on the Shelf.