Audiobooks


Libby/Overdrive offers a curated collection of ebooks and audiobooks with a focus on quality selections that meet the diverse reading and listening preferences of the Princeton community.

Access Libby/Overdrive


Specifics

  • Available on computer and mobile devices; sync across devices
  • Search for titles, checkout/borrow and place holds right in the app.
  • Check out up to 5 items at a time for a maximum of 21 days.
  • No overdue fees; return when finished or items will auto-return at due date.
  • Renewals subject to availability.
  • Place up to 10 items on hold.
  • Suggest a purchase from princetonlibrary.overdrive.com. Follow directions here.

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Getting Started

Highlights & Accessibility Features

 

 


Hoopla provides immediate access to thousands of ebooks, audiobooks, comics, and music albums.

Access hoopla


Specifics

  • Available on computer and mobile devices; sync across devices.
  • Search for titles and checkout/borrow right in the app. Hoopla titles are not listed in Bibliocommons, the library’s online catalog.
  • Check out a maximum of 5 items per month.
  • Borrowing periods: ebooks, comics, and audiobooks for 21 days; music albums for 7 days
  • Titles always available; no waiting, no holds.
  • No overdue fees; items will auto-return at due date.
  • Items cannot be returned early; no need to renew, just borrow again.

Download the app

Getting Started

  • Set up an account with an email and password on the website or on the app. Library card number is required.
  • After account is set up, login with email and password.
  • Instructions & help

Highlights & Accessibility Features

  • Access bonus borrows-materials that won’t count against your monthly limit.
  • Includes titles from The Great Courses
  • Pimsleur Language Learning-Level One in over 30 languages
  • World language collection available
  • Compatible with Alexa
  • Speed up or slow down payback speed.


RBDigital is a collection of audiobooks and magazines provided by Recorded Books LLC.

Access RBDigital


Specifics

  • Available on computer and mobile devices.
  • Search for titles, checkout/borrow and place holds right in the app.
  • Check out up to 3 audiobooks at a time for a maximum of 21 days.
  • No overdue fees; return when finished or items will auto-return at due date.
  • Renewals subject to availability.

Download the app

Getting Started

Highlights & Accessibility Features

  • Exclusive Recorded Books audiobook titles.
  • One app for both audiobooks and magazines.
  • Pimsleur Language Learning in multiple levels and languages
  • Computer users can explore accessibility options using the Ally Toolbar.
  • Speed up or slow down playback speed.


AudioBookCloud is a streaming audiobook collection, available for a limited time, while the library remains closed due to COVID-19.

Access AudioBookCloud


Specifics

  • Available on computer and mobile devices.
  • Unlimited listens
  • No overdue fees
  • Items available to stream only; not available to download.

Getting Started

  • No account set up required. Click the link above for immediate access.
  • Select title and click play.

Highlights

  • Includes over 1,000 titles for adults, children, and teens.
  • Fiction, nonfiction, and classics 
  • Includes Spanish language collection