eBooks & Downloads

eBooks


Borrowing, requests and renewals
Specific eBook titles can be found through a search of our catalog. 
Cloud Library

cloudLibrary eBook Collection

A growing selection of eBooks, for use with the iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Android products and Windows PCs. Download the app to get started.



Help Guide for cloudLibrary on eReaders (PDF)
Help Guide for cloudLibrary on Tablets and Mobile Devices (PDF)
cloudLibrary eBook Support 

Overdrive ebooks

OverDrive eBook Collection

A large selection of eBooks available for use with a variety of eReaders, portable devices, PCs, and Macs.

Help Guide for OverDrive on eReaders (PDF)
Help Guide for OverDrive on Kindle Fire and eReaders (PDF)
Help Guide for OverDrive on Tablets and Mobile Devices (PDF)
Help Guide for OverDrive on Tablets and Mobile Devices (PDF) using the new Libby app
OverDrive eBook Support

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Ebooks Minnesota

READ LOCAL! Ebooks Minnesota is an online ebook collection for all Minnesotans. The collection covers a wide variety of subjects for readers of all ages, and features content from our state's independent publishers, including some of our best literature and nonfiction.

Ebsco ebooks

EBSCO eBooks

Thousands of high-quality e-books from leading publishers that can be downloaded or read online. EBSCO eBooks do not require the use of an eReader or special hardware.

eAudiobooks

Specific eAudiobook titles can be found through a search of our catalog.

OneClickdigital Audiobooks


OneClickdigital Downloadable Audiobooks

A large selection of eAudiobooks you can access at home, in the library, or on the go. OneClickdigital is compatible with all popular listening devices, and mobile apps are available for the iPhone®, Android™, and Kindle Fire. Features include an easy-to-use interface with streamlined navigation, fast downloads, and automatic software updates.

Help Guide for OneClickdigital (PDF)
OneClickdigital Apps and Support

Cloud Library

cloudLibrary eAudiobook Collection

A growing selection of eAudiobooks, for use with the iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Android products and Windows PCs. Download the app to get started. 



Help Guide for cloudLibrary eAudiobooks
cloudLibrary eAudiobook Support

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RBdigital Audiobooks
The Recorded Books platform allows all Washington County Library card holders access to a wide-ranging electronic resources beyond the high quality digital audio books it's known for through its proprietary RBdigital Gateway platform. Download the app, and give it a try today!

RBdigital-eAudio Help Guide 
RBdigital platform Tutorial Video

Magazines & Newspapers


Magazine and Journal Articles

Search the combined contents of Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier, MasterFILE Premier, and Regional Business News databases.

Newspaper Articles

Database with citations and abstracts from over 350 newspapers, over 250 of which provide full text. Coverage, updated daily, of local, state, regional, national and international newspapers is available, including full text access to 27 major newspapers: The Star Tribune, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, The New York Times, The Chicago Tribune, The Los Angeles Times, Barron's, and USA Today, to name a few.

Zinio for Libraries

Zinio for Libraries Digital Magazines

Zinio for Libraries is a digital magazine service that allows you to read popular magazines on a computer or mobile device. Issues are always available and there are no due dates.

Help Guide for Zinio for Libraries (PDF)

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RBdigital Magazines
Looking for the latest issue of Newsweek, or catching up on celebrity gossip in US Weekly? You have access to all the latest and greatest magazines, as well as thousands of back issues, though the Recorded Books RBdigital platform. Just use your Washington County Library card to login, and start reading today!

RBdigital-eAudio Help Guide
RBdigital platform Tutorial Video


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