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LIBRARY ON THE GO

LibraryOnTheGo offers downloadable material such as eBooks, audiobooks, music and videos.  Use any of the following instruction sheets Tips for using your Kindle, Tips for Using your Tablet or Smartphone, Tips for using your Nook or stop by the Information Desk for help.  Please note that this service is available to Helen Matthes Library card holders only (scroll down for websites with free e-materials for everyone).

3M EBOOKS

Another option available for downloading eBooks!  3M has the capability to automatically sync so that you can read on multiple devices.  Visit the 3M Cloud Library website to find the app for you.  You can even install the app on your computer!  Use these instructions or stop by the Information Desk for help.  Please note that this service is available to Helen Matthes Library card holders only (scroll down for websites with free e-materials for everyone).

ZINIO – DIGITAL MAGAZINES
Zinio
View full copies of your favorite digital magazine!  You’ll see the same print magazine that is available in the store with some added features like video, audio, and live links.  Download magazines to your favorite device to read offline or read while streaming.  View this video, check out this detailed instruction sheet or stop by the Information Desk for help.  Please note that this service is available to Helen Matthes Library card holders only.

FREE E-MATERIALS FOR EVERYONE

For our reciprocal borrowers and anyone else looking for free and/or cheap e-materials, click on the links below for sites offering free eBooks, audiobooks and other e-materials.

Websites with free eBooks and audiobooks:

  •  LibriVox – Similar to Wikipedia, only with audiobooks, volunteers read and record books in the public domain.  They offer 4,000 audiobooks and 60-100 new titles are added each month.
  • Feedbooks – High-quality public domain fiction and nonfiction titles plus new authors in a variety of formats - ePub, PDF, MobiPocket/Kindle.  Nicely laid out site also lets readers leave or read reviews.
  • Pdfbooks – Classics and unpublished fiction and nonfiction in pdf and mobi-pdf format. Titles can be searched or browsed by author.