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BPL offers over 400,000 books, magazine, audiobooks and more on your phone, tablet or computer, all free with your library card.

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Use your favorite library eBook and Audiobook apps

You can access the collection on your phone, Kindle, tablet, or computer using any of the eReaders BPL subscribes to.

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Search the catalog for books you’ll love

Find out if the book you’re looking for is available in a format that works for you.

Search for an eBook
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Get recommendations from our librarians

Prefer to read on your device? Our Librarians understand the power of matching the perfect book with the right reader. Get a customized eBook recommendation, or browse book lists created by BPL Librarians to find the perfect book for any interest and reading level. Happy reading!

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Get an eCard

New York state residents who do not have a Brooklyn Public Library card and would like access to only the digital collections may apply for an eCard. This card will give you access to the Library’s full collection of eBooks, audiobooks, and databases for 1 year.

Register for an eCard


Frequently asked questions

What if I don’t have a Kindle or don’t want to download an app?

You can access ebooks right in your browser by visiting brooklyn.overdrive.com for books hosted on Overdrive or https://ebook.yourcloudlibrary.com/library/bpl/Featured for books hosted on CloudLibrary – no download necessary. All you need is a Brooklyn Public Library card and a PIN. 

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