Use these quick links to find PPL Services during COVID19.
Maine Library offering EXTENDED HOURS ON MONDAYS: PPL-to-go 11am-6pm; Reference open 10am-6pm
PPL To Go: How to pick up your Holds.
PPL Printing To Go is still available at the Main Library on Congress St.

COVID19 Resources: Find trusted information and city/state updates, with some information available in many languages.
2021 Tax Resources: Information on tax forms and assistance available during the pandemic.
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eBooks for Windows, Mac, and e-Ink Devices

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Download popular eBooks and eAudiobooks for free to your computer, Nook, or other e-ink device.

Because of current Amazon restrictions, the Amazon App and e-ink devices (Paperwhite, Touch, etc.) are not compatible with CloudLibrary.

Getting Started

To access CloudLibrary, follow these instructions for downloading books to your computer or eReader.

In order to read books on your computer or eReader, you will need to download Adobe Digital Editions. This is a free program.

Once the book is downloaded to Adobe Digital Editions, plug your eReader into the USB port of your computer to complete the transfer. You can find specific instructions for your eReader through the Kobo or Nook websites.

Having trouble?


BiblioBoard has eBooks from independent authors, including those here in Maine. Borrow as many as you want for as long as you want.

(Interested in adding your book to BiblioBoard? Learn more!)

EBSCOhost eBook Collection

Browse over 7,000 eBooks on a variety of topics, especially nonfiction. These books are always available and can be downloaded to your device. This resource is available through the Digital Maine Library, and is free to use anywhere within Maine.


Other Free eBooks & eAudiobooks

Project Gutenberg

Project Gutenberg provides free access to eBooks where U.S. copyright has expired. Find many of the most popular classics and download them to your device.

Open Library

Open Library’s mission is to create a record for every book published. Not every book listed is available as an eBook but many older classic works are.


Find free audiobooks, including classics and other titles that are no longer copywritten.

Loyal Books

Loyal Books also offers access to free popular classics, but does so in a way that is easy to browse.