E-Books & More

Download E-books and more from OverDrive using your library card. Plainville Library purchases additional Advantage titles for Plainville library cardholders. 



Borrow movies, music, ebooks, audiobooks, TV shows & comics to your computer, tablet, or phone using your Plainville Library Card. There is no waiting for a title and no holds. Everything can be instantly borrowed. Titles can be streamed on a computer or downloaded to a phone or tablet to be used later. 
Click the icon to the left to begin using Hoopla
Instructions on how to use Hoopla


Free online access with your Plainville Library card to reference books including the For Dummies series, Travel books and Medical Sourcebooks. Once you download them, they are yours to keep.


The State of Connecticut's downloadable eBook & eAudio service via Recorded Books. This service is free to all Connecticut residents. Simply create an account and begin downloading titles for adults, teens, and children.


The Great Courses are college level audio and video courses produced by The Teaching Company. These courses are available free through the State of Connecticut and Recorded Books. Create an account and begin learning!


Search public libraries, university libraries and more throughout the state of Connecticut. If you find something you wish to request contact the Reference Desk. 


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Basic ESL improves an individual’s listening, speaking, reading and writing skills through a simple to follow, and instructionally proven curriculum.
Students learn English quickly and effectively on relevant topics including: family, home, school and many other topics. In each lesson students learn key vocabulary and how to use that vocabulary in conversation.
No computer experience is necessary.