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eMedia Guide: 24/7 at-home entertainment

The Library subscribes to a variety of downloadable content services, including eBooks and eAudiobooks, downloadable music and movies, eMagazines and eNewspapers. Our eMedia help pages have all the information you'll need to get set up.

Quick links to eAudiobooks Services

What are eAudiobooks?

Read... with your ears!

Audiobooks are recordings of text being read, often by actors or other talented narrators. eAudiobooks are sound files, in various formats, that can be downloaded or streamed to your computer, tablet or MP3 player, depending on the source and file format.

Winnipeg Public Library offers eAudiobooks through three services: OverDrive, RBdigitaland hoopla digitalAll you need to download audiobooks from the library is to have a library card in good standing, internet access, and listening/transferring software.

Audiobooks from OverDrive: Details

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OverDrive Audiobooks

  • 4,000 eAudiobooks to choose from, all completely free!
  • 24/7 downloads on your computer, smartphone or tablet
  • Popular, bestselling titles and authors, available for 7, 14, or 21-days loans
  • NO LATE FEES - the books just take themselves back to the library at the end of your loan!

Audiobooks from Hoopla: Details

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Bestselling audiobooks... no waiting lists!

  • borrow for 21 days
  • iPad/android: play your content right inside the hoopla app
  • stream over Wifi or download for offline enjoyment

Audiobooks from RBdigital: Details

Awesome eAudiobooks right at your fingertips!

RBdigital brings hundreds of exclusive Recorded Books audiobook titles, as well as audiobook content from all major publishers.