Downloads and Streaming

Overdrive Digital Library allows you to download ebooks, audiobooks, popular magazines and even videos.  Browse the catalog on your computer, or download the free app “Libby” to read on your phone, tablet, or Kindle.   Need help downloading?  Click here!

Kanopy is a FREE streaming video site where you can browse over 30,000 movies to watch on your phone, computer, or TV!  All you need is a library card to stream up to 10 titles per month.  Watch in a browser or download the Kanopy app on your device to get started.


Freegal allows you to download or stream music free just by using your library card.  Download five songs per week, or stream 3 hours of music per week.

Freegal Music

O’Reilly for Public Libraries (formerly Safari Books) provides access to thousands of books, videos, and curated “learning paths” on programming, consumer technology, and personal and professional development. O’Reilly content must be accessed using a web browser; there is no library app to download.

Looking for more?

If you can’t find what you’re looking for through our network, try the Boston Public Library.  Any MA resident may access their downloadable collections by signing up for a free BPL ecard

BPL Ecard
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