Ebooks and Audiobooks to enjoy at home or on your portable device!

As a Monterey Public Library cardholder, you can access and borrow Electronic Books from a number of sources:

Northern California Digital Library (OverDrive) - Downloadable bestsellers, classics, fiction, nonfiction, and classical music.

Enki Electronic Books - Downloadable ebooks with an emphasis on independent publishers.


Open Library - An initiative of the Internet Archive, a non-profit organization building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital form.

Project Gutenberg - Offers over 42,000 free ebooks: choose from among free epub books and free kindle books.


Especially for Kids:

TumbleBook Library - Ebooks for kids in English, French, and Spanish. Includes puzzles and games.

BookFlix - Watch a story then read the non-fiction book.

From outside the Library, a Monterey Public Library card is needed, click here.

International Children's Digital Library - Read children's books in many languages from around the world.

California Missions EBooks - History of California's 21 Spanish Missions. View online.

From outside the Library, use the follow login information:

  • Username: missions
  • Password: missions

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