Digital Downloads


Enjoy popular titles from the comfort of home!

The Starke County Public Library System is proud to offer you best-selling and classic audiobooks and eBooks, available 24/7 from OverDrive.

You can browse the collection, check out with your library card, and download to PC, Mac®, and many mobile devices. To get started, you will need to install free software. For audiobooks, you will need to install the OverDrive® Media Console™. To read eBooks, you’ll need Adobe® Digital Editions. Titles can be enjoyed immediately or transferred to a variety of devices, including iPod®, Sony® Reader™, and many others. Some audio titles can also be burned to CD to listen on-the-go. Titles will automatically expire at the end of the lending period. There are no late fees!

With hundreds of popular fiction and non-fiction titles to choose from, the new collection is guaranteed to have something for everyone. You can download best-selling novels, well-known classics, self-improvement guides, and much more.

This new service, powered by OverDrive, is free with your library card. To get started downloading audiobooks, eBooks, and more, visit the OverDrive website today.

Free eBooks

These ebooks don't require checkout with a library card.

Inkmesh Ebook search engine that searches several websites for free ebooks.
Google Books Through Google's Library Project, books in the public domain, and therefore out of copyright, can be read online and even downloaded and read offline. An advanced search allows for limiting to full view only.
Project Gutenberg Allows for download of over 33,000 free ebooks all digitized with the help of volunteers. Over 29,000 titles available in many formats and languages. search by author, title, genre or language.
Baen Science Fiction and Fantasy titles available from Baen Publishing.