Preston Public Library to Join Libraries Online, Inc. (LION Consortium) starting December 10th.

The Preston Public Library has outstanding news! We will be be migrating to a new library system : Libraries Online, Inc., popularly known as LION.

This consortium is a network of over 35 libraries in the state of Connecticut sharing their collections and other resources. In addition to access to these libraries’ collections, our patrons will also have access to Overdrive ebooks (over 20,000 digital books), eAudio Books (11,000) and overdrive eMagazines (3,485 titles).

Patrons will also be able to download the Libby App on mobile devices for their use. Patrons’ library accounts will automatically transfer, along with materials checked out.

The Library will be closed Thursday December 9th for staff training on LION. We will go live on December 10th.

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