Worcester Free Public Library

Digital Downloads


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.

1. Instructions for MP3 Audiobooks

2. Getting Started video

3. Sign up for webinars to learn how to use the service.

4. Now, you can contact the patron support team at OneClickdigital directlywith your questions. Contact them on phone at 1-877-77-AUDIO or by email.

5. For Mac users, see Mac instructions.

  • Don't have a player: Borrow Playaway, portable players with preloaded full length audiobooks.

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
1. Instructions for ebooks: all devices| Nook| Kindle
2. Instructions for MP3 Audiobooks
3. Frequently Asked Questions
4. Guided Tour: online tutorials
5. 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.

Don't have an ebook reader. Borrow Kindle or NookColor from the library.



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 4/2/2014

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