OVERDRIVE (audiobooks & ebooks) : Choose from our ever-growing collection of downloadable audiobooks and ebooks! Simply download software to your computer, then browse, checkout and download with your New Haven Free Public Library card!
- Watch Tutorial/Guided Tour
- Get Started (includes device specific download instructions)
- Frequently Asked Questions/Help
- Search or browse collection
To see if your device is compatible, click here.
NOTE Overdrive has made some updates that you should be aware of:
1) Users can now renew a borrowed title if no other users are on hold for that title.
2) The renew option becomes available on a user’s Bookshelf three days before the title is scheduled to expire.
3) Users may only renew a title one time.
FREADING is a brand new way to enjoy e-books from the New Haven Free Public Library. With Freading, you’ll find thousands of ebooks from every genre, and you can explore them all without ever waiting on a hold or worrying about late fees. Read on your computer or take the book with you on a compatible eReader, smartphone, or tablet!
For device specific download instructions, click here.
ZINIO FOR LIBRARIES (digital magazines):
Access complete digital magazines! Sign up for RBdigital and Zinio accounts to start reading.
-Keep magazines as long as you want.
-Instantly stream on your PC or Mac.
-Download to mobile devices for offline reading.
-Enjoy mobile apps for iPad, iPhone, Kindle Fire, Android and Windows 8.
Click here for access or here for help on getting started!
iCONN (audiobooks & ebooks) : Provided statewide, this downloadable audiobook and e-book collection features nearly 1,400 titles. These titles can be checked out and used on a compatible device, including the iPod, after creating a new OneClickdigital account. Click here to learn more or here to access the collection.
Note: You may also want to check out iCONN’s Free ebooks & audiobooks page!
Didn’t see what you wanted in our ebook offerings?
Your input is always appreciated!
You can send suggestions for ebook requests to this email address:
Make sure to identify your request as an ebook.