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Downloadable Books

Highland Park Public Library cardholders can download eAudiobooks and eBooks
to their computers and portable devices at any time of the day, from the comfort of their
own homes!

As always if you need any help please feel free to visit the Librarians at the Information Desk, call us at 732-572-2750 or email us at refdesk@hpplnj.org

    • Access to the Internet.
    • A valid Highland Park Public Library card and your PIN. 
      • Enter the entire 14-digit number from the back of your library card  (no spaces)
      • PIN – Last four digits of your phone number we have on file.
    • Free software available from OverDrive, the company that provides us access to digital media.

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  •       When you sign in to http://www.elibrarynj.com  please select Highland Park Public Library from the list of libraries.



downloadable books

  •          There is a check out limit of 5 items at a time. Loan periods are customizable and can be set up in the settings tab.

  •       You can place up to 5 titles on hold at one time. You will receive an email notification when a title becomes available. Once the notice is sent, you will have 72 hours to borrow the title.   If you don’t retrieve it in time, your request will be canceled.
  •       Items without a hold list can be renewed for an additional lending period.  If this option is available Overdrive will email you shortly before the due date with instructions.

Other Websites from which to obtain free eBooks

Many of the following websites offer freely available ebooks, usually classics, which are
in the public domain. Not all titles and websites may work for all types of eReaders.


Please contact the reference desk at (732) 572-2750 or adultref@hpplnj.org