Downloadable Media

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The Library pays for many great resources so you don't have to. Check out these great resources. Use on your mobile device with the free apps. For more help, email the librarian.

Blue Ridge Download Consortium

Read or listen to free eBooks & eAudiobooks on your mobile device using the Libby app or on your computer. Kindle titles also available. Visit OverDrive help for more instructions.


Freading is no longer available.  Please enjoy many of our other digital media services including our Libby app and RBdigital. 



A “free and legal” music service with access to 11 million songs from 30,000 labels (including Sony Music) and thousands of popular artists from over 200 different genres; including Rap, Rock, Children’s, Country, and Classical. There is no software or digital rights management restrictions. All you need is a library card & PIN to download 5 free songs a week and stream up to 3 hours per day. Get started with the Freegal Music Guide.

RBdigital eMagazines & more

Get full digital copies of more than 50 magazine titles. Unlimited check outs and no due dates! Read on your computer or mobile device using the RBdigital app. Plus, RBdigital is another great source for free, downloadable audiobooks and eBooks. Watch the tutorial to get started.