|OverDrive eBooks, Audiobooks, and Videos
Browse and borrow eBooks and audiobooks, plus stream videos, with content for adults, teens, and children. How it works: Download the OverDrive App from your device's app store, and then check out and download your selections to your computer, smart phone, e-reader, tablet, or MP3 player.
OverDrive Help website
Browse the collection of popular magazine titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download and keep. How it works: Create an account using your library card number and email address to check out magazines, and then either stream them instantly in your computer browser or download and read magazines offline with the Zinio mobile app (available from your device's app store.)
User Guides & Tutorials
Download songs (MP3) and music videos (MP4) that are yours to keep. Access music from over 28,000 labels from over 80 countries, with no software to download and no digital rights management (DRM) restrictions. How it works: Login with your library card number and library PIN. You may use five downloads per week, starting each Monday. Songs count as one download, and videos count as two downloads each. There is also a Freegal App for Apple and Android devices. In addition to weekly downloads, library card holders can also stream music 3 hours per day. Stream individual songs, albums, create and save playlists or use existing playlists on Freegal. Read more about streaming.
Freegal FAQ page
|EBSCOhost eBook Collection
Thousands of electronic books from EBSCOhost (formerly NetLibrary) are available to read on any computer with Internet access. These titles can only be read on a computer screen and cannot be downloaded to an e-reader device. Sponsored by the Friends of the Tarpon Springs Library.
Select your location to access EBSCOhost:
> In Library
> Home Access (Contact Reference Desk for login details)
|Gale Virtual Reference Library
Consult digitized reference books in a variety of subjects including business, law, science, the humanities, and more! Special features include a citation generator; the ability to print, email, and download content; on-demand translation, and ReadSpeaker text-to-speech technology that reads text aloud and downloads it in MP3 format.
|Public Domain eBooks on the Web
These books are free in the U.S. because their copyrights have expired. Other titles are voluntarily made available by the copyright holders. Many titles may be downloaded to digital devices.
> Project Gutenberg
> Cheap Reads for Kindle (free and low-priced titles)