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We are proud to offer a large variety of print and digital resources as well as research databases for Harvard Public Library patrons. Our eLibrary includes eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines, eVideo, eMusic, and eLearning tools.

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Research Resources

Access a variety of research databases by choosing from Popular, Subject, or A-Z lists.


Access eBooks through the C/W MARS Digital Catalog (Overdrive), Freading, or Hoopla.


Access eAudiobooks through RBDigital, C/W MARS Digital Catalog (Overdrive), or Hoopla.


View eMagazines with unlimited checkouts and no due dates through RBdigital.


Download and stream videos through Hoopla and C/W MARS Digital Catalog (Overdrive).


Check out Lynda and Mango for eLearning services.