Download e-books and e-audiobooks from Overdrive – Bestselling fiction and nonfiction; adult and children’s titles.
For more OverDrive books, visit the Free Library of Philadelphia (requires a free card from the Free Library of Philadelphia).
Download always available e-books from Freading – romance and more; never wait in line for a copy!
Download public domain e-books from Project Gutenberg – Classics, both well known and obscure.
Download e-books from EBSCOHost – Great variety, including helpful nonfiction, popular fiction and children’s books.
View animated, talking children's e-books from Tumblebooks
BookFlix combines classic fictional storybooks with similarly themed nonfiction e-books to make reading more engaging.
Entire reference books, including great events and lives in history, religious and African American historical documents.
Information from Magill’s Medical Guide on everything from acupuncture to zoonoses.
A portion of this collection is funded by a gift from the estate of Henry and Dottie Swartz.
E-books & E-audiobooks
Start Downloading OverDrive
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OverDrive Digital Device Compatibility
OverDrive Media Console app
Freading apps for Apple and Android
Download Adobe Digital Editions
You can now recommend that the library purchase e-book and e-audiobook titles within the OverDrive site. Click on “Additional Titles to Recommend” when browsing by genre/format.
You can now check out e-audiobooks for 21 days. This is the default loan period. If you prefer a 14-day loan period, you can change it in 'Settings' in your your OverDrive account.
Learn how to make the most of The Library’s free e-book and e-audiobook services. A volunteer can help you access the digital library on your device, download needed software, demonstrate the download process, and assist with equipment and setup process.
Volunteers are available at East Shore Area Library Tuesdays from 10-12 p.m. and Wednesdays from 5-7 p.m. No registration is needed!
Are you willing to teach others how to use their e-readers?Email email@example.com for more information on becoming an "e-reader support" volunteer.
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