e-Reading & Listening

Midland County Public Libraries subscribe to several different resources for patrons to download, stream, and read books and music. These platforms are available both online and via mobile apps, but they all require a Midland County library card number and PIN/password to access. For assistance creating or resetting a PIN/password, call 432-688-4320. 


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bibliotheca's cloudLibrary provides e-books and e-audiobooks on a mobile device and a desktop computer. The free mobile app is available from the App Store or Google Play Store.
LIBRARY CARD REQUIRED
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Freegal Music
Freegal offers access to about 15 million+ songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 40,000+ labels with music that originates in over 100 countries. There is no software to download, and there are no digital rights management (DRM) restrictions.
LIBRARY CARD REQUIRED
hoopla-button-240x70hoopla digital
hoopla provides online and mobile access to e-books, audiobooks, comics, music, movies, and TV shows, all with no waiting lists or holds. Check out up to 7 items each month, and take advantage of the Bonus Borrows feature for checkouts that don't affect your monthly limit!
LIBRARY CARD REQUIRED
librivox-logoLibriVox
LibriVox is a collection of audio recorded works of literature that have entered the public domain, produced by volunteers. Because these audio recordings are in the public domain, their use is free and open to the public.
libby-overdriveLibby by OverDrive
Libby provides online and mobile access to thousands of e-books, audiobooks, and magazines available for checkout, all from a number of popular and lesser-known publishers.
LIBRARY CARD REQUIRED
newsbank-logo_transparentNewsBank
NewsBank allows readers to explore and stay informed on local and national topics, people and events from news sources spanning the U.S., including the Midland Reporter-Telegram. 
LIBRARY CARD REQUIRED
wpdl_service_gutenberg_banner_01Project Gutenberg
Project Gutenberg is a library of over 60,000 free e-books. Choose among free e-pub and Kindle e-books, download them, or read them online. You will find the world's greatest literature here, with focus on older works for which U.S. copyright has expired.
TumbleBook Library websiteTumblebooks
Tumblebooks contains hundreds of interactive read-aloud books for children of all ages. Books are available in English, Spanish, and French.