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Digital Downloads

Access an unlimited number of self-paced courses covering a wide variety of subjects including teacher education, business management, marketing, software, design, programming, and much more!  Get a certificate of completion for every course you finish.



Download digital copies of your favorite magazines to read right on your desktop – or get the Zinio app for your tablet or smartphone and read them on the go!  There are more than 70 different titles available and there is never any waiting or late fees.



Stream TV shows, movies, albums and audiobooks right to your desktop – or download them to your Apple or Android digital device for offline enjoyment! Hoopla’s auto-return feature means no late fees. Available to anyone with a NOPL library card!


Overdrive eBooks and Audiobooks

Download library eBooks and audiobooks on your personal eReader. How to download library books onto your eReader — Special Instructions for Kindle

Overdrive Help


3M Cloud

Access eBooks using various devices. Includes a large collection of titles from Penguin Group, which are only available for borrowing here. See how it worksdownload the software / apps, and watch an instructional video.


Freegal: Download mp3s

Download up to five mp3s a week from over a million songs including popular new artists.

Need help getting started? Click here for directions (pdf).

tumblebooks-100px Tumblebook Library

Animated talking books, read-alongs, Programmed Playlists (organized by grade or reading level), games and more. Many items made for iPad.

OCD-logo_sm_web OneClickdigital

OneClickdigital is an small online collection of eAudiobooks that contains classic titles.


More in our Digital Collections

ePost Standard The ePost StandardRead today’s Post Standard from a computer. Log-in with the NOPL username and password [in-library use only] or your own password information. If you are unsure of the library password details, ask a librarian for information.

Read the last 30 days of news articles.

ancestry-dot-com-square Ancestry Library

[In-library use only]  Provides access to Census records; birth, marriage and death records; military records; immigration and emigration records and more.

Click here to start your search

Rocket Languages Rocket Languages

An interactive online language instruction programs for 11 different languages.

access newspaper archive - square Access Newspaper Archive

Searchable digital collection of historic newspaper pages from over 2000 newspapers from U.S and foreign cities. Includes Syracuse newspapers from 1809 forward, including the Post Standard.


For more in our digital collection, visit our online databases. Includes: encyclopedias, maps, educational and career related databases.