Electronic Resources

Use the links below to download ebooks, magazines, music, audiobooks, and movies.

 

Also, access specialized information and journal articles via many ONLINE DATABASES.


Information about using the Library's computers and printers can be found hereFree fax here.  Remote printing here)

  CWMars Digital Collection
Use your library card to download books, audiobooks, and movies from our own Digital Catalog 
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Commonwealth eBooks
We now have more digital content: books, videos, audio and academic articles for you to download to your computer, tablet, or smartphone!
  Go to the Commonwealth eBook collections to search for eBooks and more from our partners, Bibliolabs (Biblioboard), Baker & Taylor (Axis 360)and EBL.
EBL has more than 500,000 titles, but select CWMARS as your library, rather than Fitchburg.  It also has a great Help/Feedback section to get you started.
Search for a book, check it out with your Fitchburg Public Library card, and download the items to your device. 
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Baker and Taylor Axis 360 
Axis 360 includes popular fiction and non-fiction titles.  You can download the Axis 360 app to get all these on your phone!  Note that Axis 360 does not work on old Kindle readers.
Go to Biblioboard to find historical documents, primary sources, unusual photographs, graphic novels and more!
The Commonwealth eBook collections are brought to you by the Massachusetts Library System in partnership with the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.
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Free Music to Download at the Library
Use your library card to stream music and download music from Freegal. Thousands of songs are available to listen to online or to download to your computer or mobile device. An Ipad or Android app is available at the App Store or Google Play.
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Download Magazines with Zinio
Zinio for Libraries. Read 50 popular magazines like National Geographic, Redbook, and Kiplinger's on your computer, tablet or smart phone.

Attention iPad and Android Users - after checking out a magazine in your browser, you will need to login to the Zinio App. To login: select Country = United States; State = Maryland; Library Name = "Popular 50 eMagazine Collection" and then your email/password. And yes, the state is MARYLAND!
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Rocket Languages
Use this online language database to learn more than 14 languages--including Sign Language!  Lessons and games make it easy to learn a new language.
The CWMARS Digital Collection is sponsored by our regional library system, CWMARS.  Rocket Languages and the Zinio Magazine Collection are paid for by the Friends of the Library.
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