E-Library @ Montgomery County Public Libraries
MCPL offers you many resources right from your computer.
Your keys to access are your Montgomery County Library card number and your PIN. If you have difficulty gaining access, see our Troubleshooting hints, but if you suspect a problem with your account number or PIN, please call Ask-a-Librarian at 240-777-0001.
E-Books - Download books to read on your computer, e-book device, or smartphone.
Audiobooks - Download audiobooks to listen to on your computer or MP3 player or to burn to CD.
|Music - Download MP3s from Freegal Music or listen to Music Online's streaming classical music, jazz, blues, folk music, world music, and more, as well as spoken word performances.|
|Video - Watch streaming theatrical performances or children's picturebook classics.|
|Articles from Reference Books - See our Research a Topic page. Among those available are Gale Virtual Reference Library, World Book Online, Oxford African American Studies Center, Oxford Islamic Studies Online, and many, many more.|
|For Children - MCPL's subscription online resources specifically for children.|
|Language Learning - Free online courses from Mango Languages plus downloadable audio courses.|
|Test Preparation - For academics, admissions, licensing, and careers. Includes college information.|
E-Library Titles in our Catalog
You will find catalog records for many titles in our E-Library collection from the following services:
- Maryland Digital eLibrary / Overdrive audiobooks and ebooks
- OneClick Digital Audiobooks
- Safari Books Online
- Gale Virtual Reference Library
- Opposing Viewpoints
In the "classic" catalog, gray chain-link icons appear on these items. Click on these icons to go to the resource. In the new catalog, the links are more evident.