Download free eBooks to your eReader, Smart Phone, Tablet or iPad.


Clinton Cardholders:
Try Freading and download free eBooks immediately!
Click on the Freading link for instructions.

Fiction eBooks for Children

Non-Fiction eBooks for Children

Connecticut Public Library Cardholders:
Download eBooks from the Connecticut State Library at RBDigital

Fiction eBooks for Children

Non-Fiction eBooks for Children


Clinton Cardholders:
Download eBooks from Hoopla Digital

Create an Account with your Clinton Library Card, Turn on Kids Mode in Settings.

Free eBooks in PDF Format for Connecticut Cardholders:

K-8 E-Book Collection: Give K-8 students across all subject areas a quality learning experience with this interdisciplinary collection of more than 14,000 e-books. Students will appreciate the full-text e-book coverage to support their curricula and educators will welcome the access to curriculum guides and other time-saving resources.

Cricket E-Book Collection: Support students in grades Pre-K through 8th with this e-book collection containing more than 700 e-books developed by Cricket Media, an internationally recognized education company with award-winning content for children, families and educators.


Or borrow one of the library’s eReaders with books already downloaded onto it!


Need some quick reads?  Borrow a Nook pre-loaded with these eBooks:

Available to circulate:
Barnes & Noble Nooks preloaded with hot book titles

Click to place an Adult Nook on Hold
Click for list of Adult eBooks pre-loaded onto Nooks

Click to place a Children’s Nook on Hold
Click for list of Children’s eBooks pre-loaded onto Nooks

iConn’s helpful links to free e-books:

In order to help meet the growing demand for e-Books, this page, compiled by Eric Hansen at the CT State Library & HCH Library, presents major sources of free, downloadable e-Books in various formats.

CT State Library List of free eBook and Audio Book Sites

For the Kindle – Amazon’s Free Collection (over 16.000 of the most popular classics)*
FreeBookSifter helps you navigate the free Amazon books easily!
For the Nook – Barnes & Noble’s Free Collection*
In iCONN – E-Reference Books (67 titles) (read online only) (requires CT public library card)
For more e-Books, try iCONN’s Literature site

*Note: these sites require setting up an account with a credit card.