Free Ebooks, Audiobooks, Magazines & Films


Overdrive is our primary downloading service for eBooks, audiobooks, music and videos. It offers a wide range of popular eBooks for adults, teens and children. You can access books on your computer or via an app on a variety of mobile devices including Nooks, Kindles and Tablets including the iPad. Click on your device below for instructions

Hoopla is a groundbreaking digital media service that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your TV! With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. There are hundreds of thousands of titles to choose from. Anytime. Anywhere.

Kanopy specializes in documentaries, foreign films, art house features, and older classic films. Kanopy Kids, for children and families, includes PBS television programs, language learning, history, and much more.  Patrons may check out 10 films each a month.

A video-based how-to training resource, with unlimited access to thousands of short videos covering more than 500 of today’s most popular software applications on both PCs and Macs. All the latest offerings: Microsoft, Apple, Adobe, Google, and more. Valuable job training: Improve job skills with in-depth training on Excel and Photoshop, or learn valuable social media techniques with tutorials on Twitter, blogging, and podcasting. Mobile training: Learn how to use mobile products such as the iPhone and iPad. Access anywhere: Watch videos at the library or remotely from home. ADA Accessibility: All videos are closed captioned.

Flipster has popular and sought-after magazines available digitally for you to read. You have access to current and previous issues of titles such as People, O, Time, Sports Illustrated, Women’s Health, Men’s Health, and many more.

Recorded Books from OneClick Digital has eAudio from popular authors and series not available through Overdrive, including the BBC licensed audio dramas of the television series Doctor Who.

This program offers self-paced language instruction in over 80 languages, including English as a Second Language (ESL).  Users create accounts (using South Country Library card) to access lessons, virtual coach, quizzes and other language-learning tools. There are even apps for your iPad, iPhone or Android device!