The Bill Memorial Library offers free downloadable E-books, audiobooks,
and magazines through Overdrive and OneClickDigital.
Free, downloadable e-books are also available through DPLA's Open Bookshelf.
Overdrive makes E-books, audiobooks, and downloadable magazines available on your computer or mobile devices. To use Overdrive, you must have a Bill Memorial Library card
or possess a library card from a library that offers Overdrive. If you aren't sure if your hometown library offers Overdrive, please visit its website or ask a librarian.
For help getting started with Overdrive, please select your device below.
OneClickDigital is a database of downloadable E-books and audiobooks offered by the Connecticut State Library and can be used by any Connecticut resident with a valid library card from any Connecticut library.


Open Bookshelf

Open Bookshelf is a collection of open source and public domain material in ebook format made possible by the Digital Public Library of America.  This program is completely free and allows you to access downloadable ebooks - no account required!  The books are downloaded directly to your device and are your to keep.
To get started, follow these simple instructions:
  • Download the SimplyE App for Android or iOS
  • Open the app, click "Select Your Library", and select "Digital Public Library of America" as your library.
  • Find a book to read!

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Wednesday & Friday: 10-5
Saturday: 10-3
Closed Sunday