Free Downloads

Your library card number and PIN may be required to use these services. For most, your PIN is the first 4 letters of your last name in all capital letters.

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eBooks

RB Digital
Thousands of audiobook and eBook titles ready for downloading.

Home Grown e-Books
Quality fiction and nonfiction e-books from North Carolina publishers, many of which are award winners, together into one collection hosted by NC LIVE.

NC Digital Library
Download e-books, audiobooks, and videos. Works with most e-readers tablets, and smartphones. Apps are available.

TumbleBooks
Animated children's books. Available for mobile devices.

TumbleBookCloud Jr.
Designed for grades 3-6. Includes read-along chapter books, non-fiction books, graphic novels, audiobooks, and videos. Works on most tablets and smartphones.

NC Kids Digital Library
eBooks, audiobooks, videos and read-alongs for young readers through OverDrive’s digital reading platform. All that’s needed to get started is a library card.

Audiobooks

RB Digital
Thousands of audiobook and eBook titles ready for downloading.

NC Digital Library
Download e-books, audiobooks, and videos. Works with most e-readers tablets, and smartphones. Apps are available.

TumbleBookCloud Jr.
Designed for grades 3-6. Includes read-along chapter books, non-fiction books, graphic novels, audiobooks, and videos. Works on most tablets and smartphones.

NC Kids Digital Library
eBooks, audiobooks, videos and read-alongs for young readers through OverDrive’s digital reading platform. All that’s needed to get started is a library card.

Magazines

Flipster
View online or download Ebony or Essence magazines only. Android and IOs apps are available.

NC Digital Library
Download e-books, audiobooks, magazines, and videos. Works with most e-readers tablets, and smartphones. Apps are available.

RB Digital Magazines (formerly Zinio)
Full-color magazines to read online or download. Apps available for:
• Android
• iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch)

Children's Materials

NC Digital Library
Download e-books, audiobooks, and videos. Works with most e-readers tablets, and smartphones. Apps are available.

NC Kids Digital Library
eBooks, audiobooks, magazines, videos and read-alongs for young readers through OverDrive’s digital reading platform. All that’s needed to get started is a library card.

TumbleBooks
Animated children's books. Available for mobile devices.

TumbleBookCloud Jr.
Designed for grades 3-6. Includes read-along chapter books, non-fiction books, graphic novels, audiobooks, and videos. Works on most tablets and smartphones.

TumbleMath
Bring math to life through animated picture books, organized by math skill, math standard, and grade level. Also includes quizzes and lesson plans.

Music and Videos

Freegal
Stream up to 3 hours of music daily and download up to 3 songs each week - yours to keep for your personal use. Freegal® Music is a free music service from your library. All you need is your library card number and PIN. Freegal offers access to over 16 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 40,000+ labels with music that originates in over 100 countries. Also available as an app for Android and iOS.

Films on Demand
Stream documentaries, "how to" videos on a wide variety of topics, PBS shows, and more

NC Digital Library
Download e-books, audiobooks, magazines, and videos. Works with most e-readers tablets, and smartphones. Apps are available.

TumbleBookCloud Jr.
Designed for grades 3-6. Includes read-along chapter books, non-fiction books, graphic novels, audiobooks, and videos. Works on most tablets and smartphones.