Our e-Library offers many ways to enjoy titles and artists right from your device! Please note that many of the services provided are for Poughkeepsie Public Library District residents only. Don’t have a Poughkeepsie Library Card? Find out how you can get one here.

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e-Books & Audiobooks

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eBooks & Audiobooks
Audio Book Cloud

Audible Stories – Stream an incredible collection of children’s stories, including titles across six different languages. All stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet.


DaybyDayNY – Provides new fun reading activities daily! Stream from your internet connected device. Available to everyone!

eReference Books

eReference Books – Covering biography, business, history, medicine, nations of the world, science, and more! Great for research and curiosity!

hoopla digital

hoopla digital – Allows Poughkeepsie Public Library District residents to check out 12 items every month, including movies, music, e-books, audio books, and comics. Stream from your internet connected device, or Roku, Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV. You may download titles using the Hoopla app for offline enjoyment later.

Novelist K-8

Novelist K-8 – Use this site to find the next great book to read for children from birth to teen. Available to everyone! Funded by the Library District. 


Libby, by OverDrive – Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, and movies to read/watch/listen on your phone or tablet using the Libby app by OverDrive. You can even send and read your borrowed ebooks to your Kindle ereader (U.S. only)! It’s free and easy to get started for new users and a streamlined experience for current OverDrive app users. Visit Libby Help. Available to all Mid-Hudson Library System patrons.


TumbleBooks – Access animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they’ll love. Stream from your laptop, desktop or other internet connected device. Available to all Mid-Hudson Library System patrons.