Use the Destiny Discover App (iOS)

Once you download and log in to the Destiny Discover app, you can start searching and reading.

Note: If you use an Android device, see Use the Destiny Discover App (Android).

To navigate the app, tap any of the following from the bottom of the screen: 

Browse for eBooks and audiobooks

To browse your library's entire eBook and audiobook collection:

  1. From the bottom of any screen, tap Library.
  2. Use the toggle at the top of the screen to switch between eBooks and audiobooks.

Search for resources

To search for eBooks, audiobooks and print books:

  1. From the bottom of any screen, tap Search.
  2. Type a search term.
  3. To choose the type of resources to find (All materials, eBooks, Audiobooks or Print books), tap .

View search results

From search results, you can see the availability of most titles. Follett eBooks, Follett Audiobooks, Lightbox and print titles show as IN, OUT or Unlimited copies indicator. (unlimited copies).

Note: Other types of eBooks and audiobooks do not show availability and can only be opened from the browser version of Destiny Discover.

To view a title's details, tap its cover, and then tap Title Details.

Identify Material Type

Identify a resource's material type at-a-glance with the material type indicators that appear on cover images:

Material Type


Follett eBook

Follett eBook icon.


eBook icon.

Follett Audiobook

Follett Audiobook icon.


Audiobook icon.


Lightbox icon.

Interactive multimedia

Interactive multimedia icon.

Book (print)

Book icon.

Check out, access and return eBooks and audiobooks

Once you find an available eBook or audiobook, you can start reading by tapping Read or Play in the search results or the title's details. However, to ensure you can access a title later, check it out.

To check out an eBook or audiobook:

Tap Checkout from the search results or the title's details. It automatically downloads to the device you are using.

To access an eBook on the same device you checked it out on:

Tap Downloads at the bottom of the screen, and then tap Read.

Note: If you have an internet connection, you can also access checked-out eBooks from the My Stuff screen.

To access a checked-out eBook or audiobook on another device:

Many titles can only be downloaded on one device at a time, so you might need to remove it from one device before you can access it on another.

To remove a downloaded title, tap Downloads at the bottom of the screen, and then tap Remove.

To access the title on the other device, go to the Downloads screen, and then tap Download now.

To return an eBook or audiobook:

eBooks are returned automatically on their due date. To return an eBook early, tap Library at the bottom of the screen, and then tap Return next to the appropriate title.