Downloadable Books

Southern California Digital Library eBooks and eAudiobooks

The Southern California Digital Library, powered by OverDrive, offers downloadable eBooks and eAudiobooks for adults, teens, and children. Search for books online or use the OverDrive mobile app on your smartphone or tablet.

Looking for more information and help? Visit the OverDrive Help site.


To access eBooks and eAudiobooks from Axis360 or OverDrive, you will need your valid library card, brief access to the Internet, and free software for the device on which you wish to use your digital book.

When signing in with your library card number be sure to use a capital "M" and enter the barcode number with no spaces (i.e. M107165771). Your PIN is typically the last 4 digits of your phone number. 


Hoopla - eBooks, eAudiobooks, Music, Movies, and Television Shows

Hoopla is an online streaming service for public libraries offering feature films, documentaries, music albums and audiobooks. Library patrons may use their web browser or mobile device to use hoopla. The content is always available without wait lists.

Looking for more information and help? Visit the Hoopla Support site.


TumbleBook Library and StoryPlace eBooks for Kids

Read along with a variety of children’s stories or play games online with TumbleBook Library free eBooks for eKids! Visit the TumbleBook Library to start your reading adventure.

StoryPlace also offers many eStories and eActivities for pre-school and elementary aged kids. Visit StoryPlace now to find a story.


Reference and Research eBooks for All Ages

Don’t forget to visit our Electronic Resources pages, where you can find online access to a variety of ebooks to assist with homework, research, or test practice. Access Grzimek’s Animal Life Encyclopedia, Countries and Their Cultures, and more eBooks anywhere there is an Internet connection