Worcester Free Public Library

Digital Downloads

(A Valid Worcester Public Library card is required to use the following services.)

If you would like to download an audiobook to your mp3 player or your computer, start with OneClickdigital. (Use your Worcester Public Library card to log in.) You will need to create an accout to log in.


Instructions for MP3 Audiobooks | Getting Started video
Sign up for webinars to learn how to use the service.

Contact Customer Support at 1-877-77-AUDIO or by email.

e-Books, e-Audibooks and e-Video

If you would like to read a book on your Kindle, Nook, Sony, iPhone, iPad, Android phone, other e-readers, smart phones or your computer, start with OverDrive. (Use your Worcester Public Library card to log in.)

OverDrive: ebooks, audiobooks & video
Instructions for ebooks: all devices| Nook| Kindle |MP3 Audiobooks | FAQ|Help


Over 25,000 e-book titles in a variety of subjects and topics including social sciences, language, literature, science, technology, self-help, health and fitness, games, crafts and hobbies, medical, cooking and religion.

Streaming Movies, TV Shows, Music and Audiobooks


a Netflix-like service for library card holders, is a new way to stream and temporarily download movies, music and TV shows ,on demand and for free through the library. Content is always available without waitlists. No queues. No late fees. Instant access. Automatic returns.

•Limit: 4 items a month, resets 1st of the month

•Movies & TV: check out for 3 days

•Music albums: 7 days

•Audiobooks: check out for 21 days

(You need to create an account first by clicking on Sign Up.)



This music download service, offers hundreds of thousands of songs in the Sony Music catalog. You can download one song a week to your computer and then add the song to your personal music player.

Read Freegal FAQ to get started.

Web-based eBooks

If you would like to listen to or read a book on your computer, choose Tumblebooks.


Access 150+ animated, talking picture books, 90 language learning books, 37 TumbleReadables, and 22 audio books for preschools and elementary schools.


Read-alongs and chapter books for middle schools and high schools

eReference Books

If you would like to do some research online, try the following:(Use your Worcester Public Library card to log in.)

Free eBooks and eAudiobooks

Updated on 5/2/2014

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