Playaways are a simple way to listen to an audiobook on the go. They come with the audiobook pre-loaded and only require a battery to play and earphones to enjoy.
Find a Playaway audiobook  in the library!
Plug a set of earphones, external speakers, or a car adapter into the universal headphone jack.
Press the Power button.
Press the Play button and enjoy!
Roll over the Playaway in the picture below to see what each button does. For additional information, check out this Playaway how-to guide  (PDF).