Downloadable Audiobooks & eBooks

With your Cuyahoga Falls Library card you can check out downloadable audiobooks, ebooks and movies from the Ohio Digital Library, as well as eBooks from OpenLibrary. See below for more information on these.

Ohio Digital Library

Cuyahoga Falls Library provides downloadable audiobooks, ebooks and movies through the Ohio Digital Library and the Ohio Digital Library for Kids.

This service allows you to download audiobooks, ebooks, and some video which you can play on your computer or a compatible portable device. To get started or to learn more, just visit the Ohio Digital Library web site. There are a number of handouts and short videos to help you get started.


With OpenLibrary you can view or download over 2.7 million free classic eBooks from the Internet Archive, including great works in the public domain from over 600 libraries around the world. You can also check out over 100,000 newer eBooks for up to 2 weeks and read them in your web browser or on your computer with Adobe Digital Editions. Many of the titles can also be transferred to a Nook or other ebook reader compatible with ePub or PDF formats.

Anyone in the world can use OpenLibrary, but your Cuyahoga Falls Library card gives you access to the growing collection of 100,000+ newer ebooks in the In-Library Lending program. Be sure to to use the link on this page to get to OpenLibrary, or just go to (You should see "Hello! Cuyahoga Falls Library is participating in our eBook lending program" at the top of the OpenLibrary web site.) If you want to bookmark OpenLibrary, bookmark the page you're reading now instead of bookmarking the OpenLibrary site.

More Free Downloads

In addition to our Ohio eBook Project and SEO collections, you can download free audiobooks, ebooks, music and video from many web sites. Here are a few.

The Internet Archive
Audiobooks, ebooks, music, live music archive, and video

Project Gutenberg
Audiobooks, ebooks, music, and video