EBSCO eBooks

Ebsco-ebooks3EBSCO eBook Public Library Collectionwide variety of titles for all ages including cookbooks, crafts and hobbies, health, and more – includes over 25,000 e-book titles in a variety of subjects and topics including self-help, health and fitness, games, crafts and hobbies, medical, cooking and religion. Each title can be read either on a computer or downloaded to a variety of devices. (The loan period is 7 days).   help

EBSCO eBook Collection –  Over 11,000 eBooks. Digital full-text versions of books such as reference works, scholarly monographs, fiction, and a wide variety general interest titles for all ages – Books can be read on computers and also downloaded to a variety of devices.  (The loan period is 7 days).   help


Step-by-Step Directions for Downloading EBSCO Ebooks

Click here to download step-by-step instructions for using EBSCO ebooks at the Plymouth Public Library.


Hoopla Digital Media Service

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The Hoopla Digital media service allows you to stream and download audiobooks, comics, ebooks, movies, music and television shows.  Choose from thousands of titles from major film studios, recording companies and publishers, including Harper Collins e-audiobooks.


Help & Support

Visit the Hoopla Help page for more information and answers to common questions.  For a list of supported devices (smartphones and tablets) compatible with the Hoopla app, please click here.

Video tutorials and demonstrations can also be found on the Hoopla YouTube channel.

OverDrive Audiobooks and eBooks

OverDriveBanner OverDrive Audiobooks and eBooks Catalog – popular bestselling titles for all ages

Overdrive for Kids and Teens Catalog – popular bestselling titles for kids and teens in a user-friendly search format

Help & Support

Many common questions are answered on OverDrive's Help page.  If you need more assistance, you can also fill out and submit this Help Desk form, describing whatever issues you may be having.

To download and print instructions for using Overdrive, click on the images below, which will bring you to "how-to's" for most commonly used devices.  (If you need help using a Chromebook, click here. )

Android Smartphones and Tablets
iPads, iPhones, iPod Touch
Kindle E-Readers

OverDrive Streaming Video

OverDriveVideoTitles of all kinds including award-winning independent films, children’s videos, foreign films, documentaries, comedies, dramas, educational videos and more.  Search from the OverDrive Catalog, choosing the category “Videos” under the Collections heading.  Borrow and watch free shows, movies, and more. Videos will play either in the OverDrive app (for Android or iOS) or right in your web browser. Click here for help getting started.


RBdigital – Download your favorite magazines to your tablet!  RBdigital is the new brand name of our former service Zinio.  Available issues now include magazines for children, including Babybug, Cricket, and Highlights for Children. For fans of the TV show America's Test Kitchen, you can check out copies of Cook's Country and Cook's Illustrated. And of course there are perennial favorites including The Atlantic, The Economist, Country Living, Glamour, The New Yorker, Vogue, and Weight Watchers.


GET RBdigital Mobile Apps: iOS | Android | Kindle Fire

If you are using the Zinio For Libraries app, you will need to switch to the new RBdigital app.  To preserve your previously downloaded and saved content, download the new app by September 30th.

Help & Support

You can find more answers to common questions about using RBdigital here.