Digital Library

Effective May 14, Acorn will no longer be accessible through the library.

Popular Titles for Download or Streaming

Our digital library is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Download books, audiobooks and magazines, or stream movies directly to your computer, tablet, phone or smart TV.

 

New Users: Get Started

Learn how to browse, check out and access e-books, audiobooks, e-magazines and streaming movies.

  1. Find e-books and e-audiobooks in our catalog or by searching the collections of our two partners, OverDrive and cloudLibrary. (If you have a Kindle e-ink device like the Paperwhite, you must use OverDrive.)

  2. Create an OverDrive or cloudLibrary account using your library card. If you don't already have a library card, get one now.

  3. Get the appropriate e-reader app for your device in order to download and read your titles.

  4. Once you check out a title, it will be immediately available in your app.

  • Log in to Overdrive or Libby. Select Collections then Magazines to browse magazine offerings.
  • Log in to the New York Times with your library card and PIN. Each login is good for 72 hours of access.
  • Log in to PressReader. Each login is good for 48 hours of access.

Note: If this is your first time logging in to either the New York Times or PressReader, you will be asked to create an account. You can also read through these apps during your access time by using the same login on all devices.

We provide access to two streaming movie services: Kanopy and Acorn TV.

Kanopy

The Kanopy Films collection includes documentaries, indie and foreign films, Great Courses educational videos, must-see classics and blockbuster movies. Watch up to 15 films per month, per library card.

  1. Go to Kanopy to create an account with your library card number.

  2. Browse or search to find a title. Select Watch or Save to List.

  3. You can view movies in your browser or download the app for Kanopy to view them on your device.

Acorn TV

Acorn TV features the best of British television programs, documentaries and feature films. Get seven days of access to watch unlimited programs for a week. Renew your access each week to keep watching. Your viewing history and preferences will be saved.

  1. Create an account with your library card number. If you already have an account, just enter your username and password.

  2. Select Checkout to get seven days of access to Acorn TV.

  3. Browse or search to find a title. Select Play or Save to List.

  4. You can view movies in your browser or download the app to view them on your device.

Download the Apps

What apps are available for your device? Use this chart to find out and download now.

Need Help?

We offer three ways to get help: