About Downloadables

Contact: Adult Services Desk 203-438-2282 x12004, or email Ridgefield Library

Welcome to our Digital Library!

Ridgefield Library patrons can enjoy an extensive collection of materials and services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week from anywhere they have access to a personal computer, laptop, tablet, smartphone, or other device. All you need is your Ridgefield Library card to access thousands of e-books, downloadable audiobooks, streaming music, digital magazines, movies, and television shows. And the best part—items are returned automatically when the loan period is up, so no fines or lost item charges!

Check the links below for more information about the compatibility of your device with each of these services.

 

Learn More: Follow these links to explore our available online resources in different formats.

Ebooks

A premier selection of e-books and audiobooks for download to Kindle, Kindle Fire, Nook, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch and many Android devices. OverDrive e-book titles are included in the Library’s online catalog for easy discovery or visit their site to browse.

Click Here to learn more about this service available from OverDrive.

Did you know that OverDrive offers a special interface featuring digital content for children and teens?

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Additional eBook selections are available for free download through the Library’s subscription: Click Here.

No limit to the number of people who can “check out” each item at the same time! Hoopla e-book titles are included in the Library’s online catalog for easy discovery or visit their site to browse. 

Attention parents! Hoopla now offers a Kids Mode
interface that showcases content for readers up to age 12.

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Even more e-book selections available through RB Digital!

Click Here

TumbleBookLibrary offers e-books for the very young, accessible at the Library or from home. Enjoy the illustrations onscreen as you listen to favorite picture books read aloud.

Downloadable Audiobooks

OverDrive allows you to select and download or stream e-audiobooks onto computers, tablets, smartphones and other personal devices. This collection is available any time of day from anywhere in the world. OverDrive e-audiobook titles are included in the Library’s online catalog for easy discovery or visit their site to browse.

Did you know that OverDrive offers a special interface featuring digital content for children and teens?

Learn More

Additional audiobook selections are available for free download through the Library’s subscription to hoopla. No limit to the number of people who can “check out” an item at the same time! Hoopla e-audiobook titles are included in the Library’s online catalog for easy discovery or visit their site to browse. Attention parents! Hoopla now offers a Kids Mode interface that showcases content for readers up to age 12. 

Learn More

Even more audiobook selections for free download. 

Browse collection: Click Here

Streaming Music

A wide range of music selections, from Frank Sinatra to the Star Wars soundtrack, from children’s to classical, is available for free download through the Library’s subscription to hoopla. Hoopla music selections are included in the Library’s online catalog for easy discovery or visit their site to browse.

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Digital Video

Streaming video of many movies and TV shows is now available for free download through the Library’s subscription to hoopla.

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Digital Magazines

Now you can read complete digital magazines on your mobile device or computer. RBdigital Magazines for Libraries offers access to your favorite magazines provided through your library for instant browser streaming and app-driven offline viewing.

Try it now!

We offer over 50 for patrons to choose, from The New Yorker to Mother Earth News

Click Here for a list of available titles

  • No holds or checkout periods
  • Multiple viewing platforms (computer, tablet, smartphone)
  • Interactive elements such as audio and video
  • Intuitive searching and navigating within each magazine

Our Mission

The Ridgefield Library anticipates and meets the evolving needs of our community. We are an essential partner and the place where people go to discover, question, learn and connect.

Hours

Monday–Thursday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday: 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.
(closed summer Sundays)

Location

472 Main Street
Ridgefield, CT 06877

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Contact Us

Call: 203 438-2282
Fax: 203 438-4558