THOMPSON PUBLIC LIBRARY
934 Riverside Drive (Route 12)
North Grosvenordale, CT 06255 | (860) 923-9779
Books, Audio & Resources | Download library
The Thompson Library offers our patrons access to online content.
ebooks and audiobooks are available to Thompson cardholders.
Overdrive Advantage offers a collection eBooks just for Thompson card-holders. The Overdrive Advantage collection is only visible and accessible to Thompson users; you must sign in with your Thompson library card. Thompson borrowers also enjoy continued access to the rest of the titles in the Bibliomation eMedia Catalog.
Downloadable eAudiobooks from Recorded Books are digital versions of audiobooks available through the Internet and played on computers, iPods & MP3 players.
Before You Start: To listen to and/or transfer downloadable audiobooks to your portable device, you need to have Microsoft Windows Media Player, version 9.0 or higher, or iTunes for iPod users installed on your computer. Download of Media Manager required - learn more here.
Creating an Account: Thompson residents with a valid card can create a FREE account anytime online.
Checking Out an eAudiobook: The checkout period for a downloadable audiobook is flexible - select 1 to 10 days. You may check out a maximum of TEN audiobook titles at one time.
Get the app for iOS devices (others coming soon).
Tumblebooks...ebooks for kids!
Tumblebook Library is an online collection of animated talking picture books called “Tumblebooks.” The books in the Tumblebook Library are existing titles that have animation, sound, music and narration added.
The collection includes storybooks, read-alongs, nonfiction & language books and books for the iPad.
Please note: The Library staff cannot provide technical support for personal computers or portable listening devices. If you have any problem with your computer or listening device, please contact the appropriate manufacturer.