Visit the Springfield City eLibrary for links to all of the downloadable media we subscribe to.
If you were using Axis 360, Biblioboard or eBook Central these services were recently discontinued and replaced with the OverDrive Reciprocal Lending program. Our eBook collection will actually be expanding! For more information about the CommonWealth eBook Collections’ move to Overdrive please visit the Massachusetts Libraries Board of Library Commissioners webpage.
The CW MARS digital catalog offered through Overdrive contains e-Books, e-Audio, and e-Video that you can download to your device and enjoy. Login with your library card number. Use Overdrive’s help pages for detailed instructions for using your particular device.
hoopla is an innovative new service that partners with the Springfield City Library to bring you thousands of movies, television, music, and audiobook titles for free 24/7. There are no costs or hassles. All you need is a library card and a web browser, phone, or tablet. – Quick Guide to hoopla.
Freegal Music offers access to about 15 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists, and over 40,000 music videos. All you need is your Springfield City Library card number and your online catalog PIN. Remote access for Springfield City Library cardholders only. – Quick Guide to Freegal.
Kanopy is a dedicated video streaming service featuring over 30,000 films including independent and world cinema, documentaries, instructional films, T.V. series and many other genres. The videos can be viewed on a range of devices by downloading the appropriate app. Springfield City Library card holders can stream up to five titles per month.