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Overdrive eBooks and eAudiobooks

Overdrive audiobooks and ebooks

Downloadable audiobooks and eBooks that you can read on your computer or electronic device including Nook, Kindle,and iPad. Mobile apps available for most popular devices. Find help getting started with Overdrive here.

Our collection has over 12,000 eBooks for adults, teens, and kids, and over 4000 audiobooks for all ages; you can check out up to 6 items at a time, and have 6 items on hold.

RBdigital streaming video

RBdigital

Check out your favorite videos and educational offerings. Streaming video services include award-winning comedies, documentaries, drama, animation, shorts, classic TV, British TV and film, Broadway shows and musicals, and even the Great Courses.

You can check out one video streaming channel at a time, which includes unlimited viewing for 7 days.

RBdigital mobile apps are available for iOS, Android™, Kindle Fire, and Nook (Color, Tablet, HD/HD+).

RBdigital magazines

RBdigital magazines

Full color, interactive digital magazines for your enjoyment. Browse from our collection of popular titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download.

Apps are available for most mobile devices and computers.

Freegal Music MP3s

Freegal

Freegal is a downloadable and streaming music service that offers access to about 3 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists.

The collection is comprised of music and spoken word files from over 10,000 labels with music that originates in over 60 countries, as well as hundreds of authentic famous speeches, audiobooks, standup comedy, and radio plays.

You are allowed three free downloads per week, and three hours of streaming a day. Mobile apps available.

Ebsco eBooks

Ebsco ebooks

Access four different collections with thousands of ebooks for K-12 students and educators. Find nonfiction titles covering all subjects areas as well as fiction titles.

This collection will be helpful for homeschoolers. Subjects covered include:

  • Education
  • Fine arts
  • Language and literature
  • Law
  • Music
  • Psychology
  • Political science
  • Science
  • Technology
  • World history

Project Gutenberg public domain ebooks

Project Gutenberg

Project Gutenberg offers over 46,000 free ebooks of works which are in the public domain (that is, no longer under copyright). Choose among epub books, Kindle books, PDF books, and even audio books in some cases; download them or read them online. The link provided is for the Most Downloaded Books page. There is also a Gutenberg mobile site.

There are three portions of the Project Gutenberg Library, basically described as:

  • Light Literature; such as Alice in Wonderland, Agatha Christie mysteries, Sherlock Holmes, Anne of Green Gables, Peter Pan, Little Women, etc.
  • Heavy Literature; such as the Bible or other religious documents, Shakespeare, Moby Dick, Paradise Lost, War and Peace, Les Miserables, etc.
  • References; such as Roget's Thesaurus, almanacs, and a set of encyclopedia, dictionaries, etc.