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eBooks: eBooks

How to get started using the Library's eBook and eAudiobook collections using your mobile device or computer.

eBook Collections


  • enki Library eBooks- Downloadable eBooks with an emphasis on independent publishers. Developed for California libraries by Califa and Contra Costa County Library. enki eBooks can be checked out for up to 21 days. You can check out 20 enki titles at a time.

    New always-available collections: Encyclopedias; Recovered Classics; Short Stories & Essays; Library Journal SELF-e Select: a best-of self-published collection!
     
  • enki Library support forum: help.enkilibrary.org

  • Safari Tech BooksSafari Technical eBooks - Beginning programming titles such as Java, C#, ASP.NET, MySQL, Ruby, web development, gaming, and more. Also includes top-notch instructional videos.
     

  • Virtual Reference Library
    Online Encyclopedias that teachers approve of on subjects such as Arts, Biography, Business, Education, History, The Constitution, Medicine, Multicultural Studies, Religion & Philosphy, Science, and Social Science.


  • *TumbleBookLibrary
    eBooks for kids in English, French, and Spanish. Includes puzzles and games.

  • *Cliffs Notes
    Expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background for more than 200 literary classics. From eBook platform, browse by Category such as Literature and Criticism.

  • Project GutenbergAlways Available eBook Collection (Project Gutenberg)
    Get your classics (Dickens, Woolf, Austen) here!  These public domain ebooks are always available for download (no holds required) and do not need to be returned.

eBooks help to avoid fines!

When you check out an eBook you will have access to it for the full length of the loan date. The item will be automatically returned at the end of your loan without any action on your part.
Late fees will never accrue on electronically borrowed items.

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