E-Books & More

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

How to download using a Kindle or Kindle App     
How to download using a Nook or Nook App

HooplaBorrow 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. 
Instructions on how to use Hoopla



Search your Family History with ancestry.com. Ancestry can only be accessed within the Plainville Public Library.   


Mango LanguagesLearn a new language for free with Mango! This free, self-paced program allows users to explore over 70 languages including Spanish, Polish, Arabic, Chinese, ESL and American Sign Language. Download the mobile app for learning on the go through the App Store or Google Play.





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.



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

 Free resume, interview and job application assistance.


RBdigital LogoThe 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!