E-Books

New Providence Memorial Library offers two downloadable e-book services, Overdrive and HooplaDigital, plus TumbleBooks for children. 

Temporary free access has been given to the library to Romance BookCloud and TeenBookCloud during the pandemic.

Overdrive

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Read e-books from eLibraryNJ.overdrive.com on your phone or tablet with the free Libby app.  You may also read these e-books in your Internet browser. 

Log in with your library card barcode number. Your PIN is the last four digits of your library card barcode number. Some eLibraryNJ e-books may have waitlists. There is a limit of 5 loans at a time and 5 holds at a time. You may search for a particular e-book, or browse the e-books.

To make sure you are checking out an e-book, not an audiobook, look for the open book symbol under the author's name.

Instructions for the Libby app

Hoopla

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Read e-books from HooplaDigital.com on your tablet or phone with the free Hoopla Digital app.  You may also read these e-books in your Internet browser. 

Click "Get Started Today" to set up an account using your email address and library card number.  Hoopla ebooks never have waitlists.  You may check out up to 5 Hoopla items per month. You may search for a particular e-book, or browse the e-books.

To make sure you are checking out an e-book, not an audiobook, look for the open book symbol in the corner of the book's cover.

Hoopla has a daily budget cap.  If that day's budget limit has been reached, you won't be able to borrow anything.  Please try again the next day, as early as possible. Or, check out an item from the Bonus Borrows collection instead.

Instructions for the Hoopla Digital app

TumbleBooks

TumbleBooks are animated, talking picture books for children.  TumbleBooks also offers read-along chapter books, National Geographic videos, non-fiction books, graphic novels and math stories.

TeenBookCloud

TeenBookCloud is an online database of e-books and educator resources for students in grades 7-12.  The eBook collection includes graphic novels, nonfiction, fiction, videos and audiobooks.  The collection is available online: no downloads necessary and no waiting!  You can read as many books as you want, whenever you want and on any device!  This service is available until August 31, 2020.

Upcoming Events

Apr 10 12:00AM-Library Closed
Apr 12 12:00AM-Library Closed
Apr 21 07:30PM-Library Board of Trustees Meeting
May 09 10:00AM-Financial Literacy for Teens
May 09 11:30AM-Club Phoenix

While you're at home..

Even though NPML is closed until further notice and all programs are suspended until at least 5/1, we still have lots of content to explore.  Many of our online platforms are making additional resources available during this time and we have been creating content as well.  Check our slideshow and website, particularly Services and Books & Research tabs and facebook page for daily updates.

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