eBooks & Digital Downloads

Easy to use, no late fees and available 24/7
Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, movies, music and more from MFL- anywhere, anytime. All you need is your library card!

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Stream or download movies, TV shows, music albums, eBooks and audiobooks
Hoopla is available to all Marcellus Library cardholders!  With Hoopla, you never have to wait for the item you want to become available. All you need to get started is an internet connection and a digital device.

Loan periods:

  • eBooks (including an extensive collection of comic books & graphic novels) & eAudiobooks - 3 weeks
  • Music (full albums) - 7 days
  • Video (including movies and TV episodes) - 3 days

Please note: Each library card is limited to 5 check-outs per month (any mix of movies, music, eBooks or audiobooks). The checkout counter resets on the first of the month. Please note that returning a title early does not give users additional borrows for that month.


Through our OverDrive digital catalog you have access to thousands of eBook, digital audiobook and video titles. Browse within different categories, search for a title or author, or use the powerful advanced search option to locate items that are currently checked-in or available in specific formats. You can create a wishlist of titles you want to remember for future browsing and get recommendations from OverDrive based on titles you've checked out. Place holds on items that are currently checked out or suggest items to be added to our OverDrive catalog.  Items can be borrowed for up to 3 weeks and will automatically be returned when they expire.

OverDrive Getting Started Guides:

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  • Getting started with Libby
  • Libby is a free reading app for borrowing digital books, audiobooks and magazines from the library's Overdrive catalog collection. It is created by Overdrive and is available for Andriod, IOS(iPhone/iPad/IPod touch), and
    Windows 10 devices.

Need more help?

  • 1-on-1 Appointments: Subject to staff availability: Are you new to eBooks and other forms of digital downloads?  Call and schedule an appointment with Sara or Jake
  • Drop-In: Have a specific question? Stop by the library and we can troubleshoot for you.