eBooks and Digital Media - Download Free Audiobooks, Music, and More
Access these digital services, free with your library card! We offer classes too!
OverDrive is stocked with titles for Kindle, Nook, and other eReaders.
Use Advanced Search to find titles in Spanish, as well as other languages. New to OverDrive? Visit our Help Page to get started!
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Text to Speech for eBooksLearn about accessibility options for OverDrive digital books.
The OneClickdigital collection of popular ebook titles is growing. Use the search filter to limit the format to ebooks. Ebook formats are EPUB and PDF.
Freading features always available eBooks. No holds. No waiting. The available formats are EPUB and PDF. We have a tutorial available for using Freading here that will work on desktop computers. It is also printable if you would like to follow along with it on a tablet or phone.
A quick comparison of the basics
|Service||Checkouts||Available for Kindle?||Checkout period||Renewals||Early Checkin||Reserves||Do I need special software?|
|OverDrive||10||Yes, all models of Kindle.||7, 14, or 21 days||Once, if there are no holds.||Yes.||Up to 10 at once. When your reserve is ready, you will receive an email; you have 72 hours to check it out.||Yes. Get started with OverDrive|
|OneClickdigital||10||Kindle Fire only. (See Amazon app store.)||Up to 21 days||Yes||No||Yes||Yes
Get started with OneClickdigital
|Freading||No limit. Each person gets 10 tokens a week; each checkout costs 1, 2, or 4 tokens.||Kindle Fire only.||14 days||Yes; most renewals do not cost additional tokens.||No.||All titles are always available, so no holds are necessary.||Yes. Get started with Freading|
Find many of today's hot authors and blockbuster titles. Plus, want to burn a book to CD? Look for books with the CD icon and get ripping! Use Advanced Search to find titles in Spanish, as well as other languages.
New to OverDrive? Visit our Help Page to get started!
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Many of your favorite audiobooks, plus plenty of titles you can only get from OneClickdigital. Most books are always available—that means no reserves and no waiting! Search for books by narrator, series, length, and much more. New to OneClickdigital? Visit the OneClickdigital Help Page to get started!
So What's the Difference?
Which of our audiobook services should you use? Be sure to try both! Each service offers different titles and a different interface. If the audiobook you're looking for is not available through one service, it may be available in the other. You can search our catalog by format "audio download" to see listings for items from all our services.
A quick comparison of the basics
|Service||Checkouts||Checkout period||Renewals||Early Checkin||Reserves||Do I need special software?|
|OverDrive||10||7, 14, or 21 days||Once, if there are no holds.||.mp3 files only||Up to 10 at once. When your reserve is ready, you will receive an email; you have 72 hours to check it out.||Yes. Get started with OverDrive|
|OneClickdigital||10||Up to 21 days||Yes, renew up to 3 times (up to 21 days each time).||Yes||Most titles are always available with no waiting, so no holds are necessary. Up to 5 holds if needed.||Yes. Get started with OneClickdigital|
Got more questions?
Freegal has thousands of artists and tens of thousands of albums, including today's biggest hits. Download up to three songs every week and they're yours to keep. Free music with your library card. No catch. No kidding.
IndieFlix brings the film-festival experience to you. Choose from over 4,000 films including award-winning shorts, features and documentaries to stream on your internet enabled device, including Roku® and Xbox®.
Note: Zinio users, use your Zinio login for IndieFlix.
Read and browse popular magazines on your computer or device just the way they appear in print. New to Zinio? Visit Zinio's user guide to get started!
Magazines & Journals
Search for magazine and journal articles from titles like Consumer Reports, New York Times, Sports Illustrated, Forbes, and more.
Get In-Person Help
Take a class or visit a drop-in session.
|Dusenberry-River||Digital Download Drop-in Session|
|Dusenberry-River||Digital Download for the Android Help Session|
|Dusenberry-River||Digital Download for the iPad Help Session|
|Dusenberry-River||Digital Download for the Kindle Session|
|Joel D Valdez Main||One-on-One Help (Computer Basics, Digital Downloads, Databases)|
|Oro Valley||Digital Downloads Help|
|Quincie Douglas||Learning Lab|
|Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr||Drop-in Computer Help (and Downloads)|
Don't have time for a class?
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News and Updates
Film lovers, have we got a streaming service for you? You bet! IndieFlix is the newest addition to Pima County Public Library's digital lineup.
Overdrive is adding additional functionality to make browsing and checking out easier.
Freading is a new ebook service with titles that are always available. No holds necessary.
OneClickdigital offers a very small collection of ePUB books that require a separate ebook reader app for your device.
Overdrive Media Console version 3.3 includes some design updates and support for integration with Windows 8.
You may be seeing the new Overdrive renewal feature pop up in your Bookshelf.
The Overdrive Digital Media app is the way to read and listen to library books on many tablets and phones.