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E-Books, Audiobooks, & More

You don't have to leave home to visit the library!

E-Books at Your Fingertips

The Library offers e-books in EPUB, PDF, Blio and Kindle formats. Members with personal computers and internet access can download and read over 5,700 e-books and almost 5,000 audiobooks titles on their computers from home, or directly download to iPhone/iPad, Android devices for reading on the go. They can also be transferred to e-reader devices such as the Nook and Kindle. Choose to use e-books for 7, 14, or 21 days and they automatically expire so there are never any overdue notices or late fees to worry about.

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Get Audiobooks Anywhere

Your library card provides access to thousands of popular audiobooks that can be borrowed, downloaded, and enjoyed from home at any time. Our Digital Media Collection includes almost 5,000 titles from best-selling authors; self-improvement, biography, and other popular nonfiction titles; and classic literature.

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Free Streaming & Downloadable Music

Freegal is a downloadable and streaming music service provided by the Palm Beach County Public Library. The collection has music from over 10,000 labels with music from over 60 countries. Each Palm Beach County Library System card holder can stream up to three hours of music per day and download five music tracks per week. There is no software to download, there are no digital rights management (DRM) restrictions, and downloaded tracks never expire.

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Streaming Video

Hoopla is a digital media service that allows you to borrow free videos, music and audiobooks from home or anywhere you have an internet connection. Thousands of movies, television shows, audiobooks and music albums are available to borrow and instantly stream on a tablet, smartphone or computer.

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Magazines & Newspapers

Locate all of the library’s magazines, journals, newsletters and other serials. Resources are listed whether they are in print at your library branch, or available in full-text in an electronic database that you can access using your library card.

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