Pomfret Public Library has hundreds of titles available on CD or MP3 player, some of them in our permanent collection and some in an ever-changing temporary collection, courtesy of the CT State Library.
Interlibrary Loan – Can’t find the audio book that you want at Pomfret? You can use our Interlibrary Loan service to order books on CD from other libraries in CT. Just follow our directions for placing an ILL request. Make the search a little easier by going to Advanced Search > Formats> and select ‘Audiobooks’.
Downloading Audio Books
You can also use your library card to download audio books from hoopla, Bibliomation’s Overdrive collection or One Click Digital through the CT State Library. Log in, search, download to your computer or device and enjoy!
Directions for using Bibliomation Overdrive audiobooks can be found HERE.
Still more sources for free audiobooks
Open Culture – “the best free cultural & educational media on the web”; over 500 audio books
Project Gutenberg – both human-voice and computer generated audios, read in over 60 languages
Lit2Go – downloadable short stories and poems, with accompanying .pdf file
LibriVox – “acoustical liberation of books in the public domain”
Loyal Books – formerly ‘Books Should be Free’, 7000+ public domain audio and ebooks
Learn Out Loud – over 5000 free educational audio and video titles