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Sawyer Free Library provides access to popular ebooks and audiobooks though NOBLE Overdrive. Compatible devices include a Windows or Mac computer, Kindle, Nook, iPad/iPhone, and more!
You must be a resident of a NOBLE community to download material. You can checkout up to 6 titles at one time for 7, 14, or 21 days. Renewals are not allowed, but you can borrow them again after they expire (if available). Place up to 10 titles on hold at one time. You’ll receive an email notification when a title becomes available. Once the notice is sent, you’ll have 4 days to borrow the title

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OneClickdigital is a free resource you can use to access eAudiobooks and eBooks using only your library card. Hundreds of books and audiobooks are available to download to your computer or mobile device (not compatible with Kindle.) Fiction and Non-Fiction — Adult, Teen and Children’s titles — Classics to Bestsellers!

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Access and subscribe to over 50 digital magazines for free on your computer or most mobile devices, including iOS (Apple®), Android™, and Kindle Fire™/HD/HDX! Zinio offers full color, interactive digital magazines for your enjoyment. New issues are released simultaneously with the print edition and many are available before the print edition. Browse our selection with no holds, checkout limits or late fees!

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Get full text articles from The Gloucester Daily Times back to 2008 with Newsbank!! Also available are 29 other local and national news publications including The New Yorker, The Atlantic, Newsweek, Smithsonian, Popular Science, Mother Earth News, and more. Hot Topics and Special Reports are easily available by subject — all on your computer’s or tablet’s browser.



Enjoy a film festival at home! With InstantFlix powered by IndieFlix you have unlimited access to hundreds of independent films, classic television episodes, Web series, documentaries, and shorts from more than 85 countries. You can find content by film festival, country, language, channel or subject. Streaming video can be viewed in your browser on your computer or tablet device.

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Why not learn something new today? Universal Class offers hundreds of online Continuing Education classes facilitated by dedicated instructors sharing their knowledge on almost any topic. Courses include ESL, career training, history, dog training and more! Universal Class works with most recent versions of major web browsers, including: Internet Explorer, FireFox, Safari, and Chrome.

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Find primary sources, historical documents, images, video and so much more from the collection at BiblioBoard. Here you will find digital collections from leading publishers and archives around the world. These materials are curated by subject and accessible from anywhere. Explore anything from romance novels to comic books to children’s stories and silent films with this vast collection of multimedia content. BiblioBoard Creator is the world’s best multimedia publishing tool to craft digital exhibits to showcase special collections or multimedia outreach materials. All content on BiblioBoard Library is offered for unlimited, multi-user access on all major web browsers and through native apps on devices, including iPad®, Kindle Fire HD® , Nexus® and Galaxy Tab®.


Boston Public Library eCards are virtual library cards that allow users to instantly use all of the Library’s remotely-accessible electronic resources. It is available to any state resident who is 13 years of age or older, in-state student or employee, or Massachusetts property owner. If you wish to check out library materials or reserve museum passes you may upgrade to a standard BPL card at one the Libraries’ branches.