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The Clayton County Library System has around 500,000 books, videos and DVDs, audio tapes and CDs that anyone with a Clayton County Library card can check out. And, since CCLS participates in the PINES network of libraries, CCLS card holders can also check out materials from more than 280 libraries in more than 140 counties throughout Georgia.

We also offer a selection of downloadable ebooks and audiobooks through OverDrive.

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Collections of Online or Downloadable Books Provided by the Library

A Clayton County PINES card is required to access most of these books.

OverDrive
Check out and download from a selection of popular contemporary fiction and non-fiction ebooks and audiobooks (compatible with PCs, Macs, iPads, Kindles, Nooks, and more), as well as an enormous catalog of public domain ebooks.

AudioBookCloud
A collection of online audiobooks! These audiobooks cannot be downloaded, but they can play through any computer with a web browser, including most smartphones. No special software is required, and there are no waiting lists on the books.

Chilton Auto Manuals
The entire set of popular auto repair and maintenance manuals is now online! This includes a complete auto repair manual for most cars going back as far as the 1940s.

Gale Virtual Reference Library
Online reference books on selected history and science topics.

Sesame Street E-Books
Animated online books for early readers and pre-readers.

TumbleBookCloud
Online ebooks and audiobooks for teens and adults. These books cannot be downloaded, but they can play through any computer with a web browser, including most smartphones. No special software is required, and there are no waiting lists on the books.

TumbleBookCloud Junior
Online ebooks and audiobooks for elementary school-aged kids. These books cannot be downloaded, but they can play through any computer with a web browser, including most smartphones. No special software is required, and there are no waiting lists on the books.

TumbleBooks: e-books for e-kids
Animated online books for early readers and pre-readers. Access these through a computer with a web browser - no special software is required.

More Places to Find Free Online Ebooks and Audiobooks on the Web

Internet Archive
Collections of printed materials, audio, video, and even software including everything from historical texts on biodiversity to old time radio comedies to video footage of contemporary punk bands.

Munseys
Munseys provides a broad selection of old paperback fiction and nonfiction available for free download in a variety of formats. Mysteries, biographies, gothic romance, vintage horror, noir detective novels, humor and satire, history and more. You must register your own free account in order to download books.

OpenCulture.com
Open Culture provides links to hundreds of freely downloadable ebooks, audiobooks, and even some movies. Some downloads require iTunes or a specific type of media player to be installed.

Pixel of Ink
Pixel of Ink sorts through all of the free and bargain-priced Kindle books available and selects a few to feature each day. Books that are featured are sometimes only free for a limited time, but you can sign up to receive a daily email with the current free books.

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