Borrow E-media from us for FREE with your Derby Public Library card!

Simply E app combines titles from multiple eBooks and audio book providers into a single, easy-to-use list!  Browsing, searching, and downloading is simple. Just download Simply E app from the App store or Google Play, log in with your library card, and start reading. Click here to use SimplyE


New for your phone! The Acorn Catalog app from Bibliomation, Inc. lets you search our catalog, see or renew what’s checked out or on hold or review your fines. You sign into the app using your library card number & password. Bonus! Once signed in, the app displays your library barcode which can be used at the front desk if you forget your library card. Download free app via Google Play or App Store.


OverDrive Downloadable Audio and eBook Collections
Download e-books and digital audio books 24/7 to your PC, smartphone, iPad, eBook reader, and many MP3 players from the convenience of your own home/office space. Download free app via Google Play or App Store  or visit


Hoopla Digital:
 online/mobile access to 1000s of free movies, TV shows, music selections, eBooks, audiobooks & comics. Once account is set up, Derby Public Library card holders can download the free hoopla mobile app on their Android/iOS device 24/7 for instant streaming or temporary downloading to their smartphones, tablets & computers. To download free app go to Google Play or App Store  

Libby, a free app, was created by OverDrive and is available for Android, iOS (iphone/Pad/iBdTouch), and Windows 10 devices.  Available from the App Store or Google Play, or use in your browser.


Find Something To Read!

Wowbrary is a catalog service that informs patrons by weekly emails and through the library website about the newest books, movies, and music that have been added to the collection. It is now easy to browse through the latest additions and even place new items on hold.    Sign up for your free weekly email


Novelist pairs readers with their next favorite book. Novelist offers one stop shopping for fiction recommendations for all age groups, series lists, book discussion guidelines and more.