DANIA BEACH (CBSMiami) – Waiting for your luggage at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport can now enrich your brain.
The Broward County Commission announced Friday that travelers can now access and download more than 15,000 free e-books on their smart phone or e-reader.READ MORE: Lauderhill PD Needs Help Locating 72-Year-Old Levan McKenzie
The program is a partnership between the commission, the airport and Broward County libraries.READ MORE: Researchers Develop Wearable Sensor That Measures Scratching To Help Better Treat Patients
Travelers can access the electronic library by scanning a Quick Response (QR) code displayed on screens throughout baggage claim. A library card is not required, but a QR app is. Many are available in your service provider’s app store and many can be downloaded for free.MORE NEWS: Travel Advisors Say Seniors Among Those Leading Bookings To Europe Ahead Of Reopening
Officials say there are many genres of books to choose from and they never expire.