Downloadables from QPL include any item you can use on your own computer or device, making it easy to access Library material wherever you are. Look for books, audiobooks, magazines, movies, music, television shows, and interviews from the resources shown below.
Flipster Digital Magazines
Click here to view the magazines. Your active Quincy Public LIbrary bar code will be required to access them.
Find the magazines you know and love, in digital format through Quincy Public Library. View magazines online or download the Flipster app for offline reading. 70 titles will be available at no additional charge for library members. An active QPL library card is required for access.
If you have a Quincy Public Library card, you can access thousands of titles – from major Hollywood movie studios, record companies and publishers – available to borrow for instant streaming or temporary downloading to your smartphones, tablets or computers. Learn more or visit hoopla digital.
- No waiting to borrow popular movies, TV shows, music albums, or audiobooks!
- Hoopla’s automatic return feature eliminates late fees.
eBooks and Audiobooks
Take your reading on the go with eBooks and audiobooks from Quincy Public Library and Alliance Digital Media Library. All you need is your library card.
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Overdrive Media Stations
Enjoy easy browsing of eBooks and eAudiobooks available for checkout at QPL’s Overdrive Media Station, at the Library, during library hours.
The Overdrive Media Station is a touch screen kiosk that allows patrons to easily browse and sample eBooks and eAudiobooks. From the Media Station, a chosen title can be sent to a favorite personal device for check out, via QR code, email, or SMS. Titles may be viewed several ways: the top 100 most popular titles; titles recently added to QPL’s collection; children’s or teens titles; titles by subject (such as history or science fiction); or specific items.
“The Hare with the Amber Eyes” by Edmund de Waal
“She Loves Me” with Brandon Thomsen & Jane Rollison
“Five Skies” by Ron Carlson
“Eva & the New Owl (Owl Diaries)” by Rebecca Elliott
“Big Nate” series by Lincoln Peirce
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TumbleBook Library is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they’ll love