You can access your Library 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with these great services! All free to use with your library card!
Download Audiobooks & eBooks
Did you know you can download audiobooks and ebooks right on your computer or mobile device?
With a valid OCLN library card, a computer, or mobile device with an Internet connection, you can browse, check out, download, and enjoy audiobooks and ebooks available from the OCLN Digital Media Catalog powered by OverDrive. You can also enjoy ebooks, audiobooks, music, and movies with Hoopla, a separate service available to Scituate Library card-holders.
The app for mobile devices is called Libby, and you'll find it in your device's app store, available to download for free.
To see a list of compatible devices and for video tutorials on how to use Libby, visit Overdrive's help page. Staff are also happy to help you get started, but please make sure to have your library card and your device with you if you drop by.
View Scituate's catalog of available titles in Overdrive. Be sure to log in to see the full list of titles owned and available to you as a Scituate cardholder.
You can download or stream titles instantly through your desktop browser or the mobile app. If you use our mobile app, you can also download titles to your device for offline playback later, where Wi-Fi may be unavailable. Titles are automatically returned and removed from your device at the end of the lending period.
Get started with Hoopla!
Online Books for Kids: Tumblebooks
With your Scituate Town Library card you can access a treasure trove of ebooks, read-alongs, and learning games from Tumblebooks. All you need is a web-enabled device and a library card! Get started today!
Kanopy is available to Scituate Town Library card-holders.
With Kanopy you can watch over 30,000 documentaries, classic and Indie Films on a computer, mobile device, or Roku. Kanopy is a streaming service that contains content for adults as well as high-quality entertainment and education for kids, through Kanopy Kids. All libraries that subscribe to Kanopy automatically have access to Kanopy Kids.
Get started with Kanopy!
From the library or from home, access the New York Times for free, courtesy of the Library. All you need is your Scituate Town Library card number!
Enjoy a Magazine
Old Colony Library Network offers access to over 140 popular magazines, easily viewable on any Internet-enabled device. With your OCLN Library Card, you enjoy unlimited access to magazines with unrestricted viewing 24/7. Read full digital editions on your computer or laptop via a web browser, or on your mobile device with the Libby app installed.
You need a valid OCLN library card and an email address to create a Libby account. Get started today!