Click here to search for books via the library catalog.

Click here to view and request NY Times bestselling books.


Click here to access the digital version of more than 25 popular magazines (for Somerville residents only, with a valid library card). You can also find lots more at the library--and you check them out, too!

E-Books & Audiobooks

Read, listen or download an e-book or audiobook via...

Overdrive  to your computer, laptop, tablet,* phone,* or Kindle.*
For Overdrive support, click here.
* Requires download of the Overdrive "Libby" app for e-books and audio books.

Hoopla   to your computer, laptop, tablet,* phone,* or Kindle Fire.* Comics are also available via Hoopla.
For Hoopla support, click here.
* Requires download of Hoopla app

Click here to browse read, or download e-books in the public domain.


Click here to see a list of magazines held by Minuteman libraries.

Flipster logoYou can also read some of our magazines online through the digital service, Flipster.
(Click on "Flipster" link, and scroll down the alphabetical list of databases to "Flipster" and log in with your library card and pin number).  For Flipster support, click here.