The mission of the Schenectady County Public Library is to satisfy our community's educational, informational, cultural and recreational needs by providing free and open access to a comprehensive range of materials, services and programs.

Readers' Services



Download eBooks and digital audiobooks to your eReader, Nook, Kindle, mobile device, tablet, or computer for FREE using your SCPL library card. Audiobooks are also available. Browse the catalog.

Do you need more help with OverDrive? Click here or contact the Reference Desk at 518.388.4511.

OneClick Digital

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Download eBooks and audiobooks 24/7 with OneClick Digital from Recorded Books. Choose from hundreds of high-quality titles that are compatible with virtually all portable players-including Apple devices, Kindle Fire and many others.

For more information, tutorials and to set up an account, click here.

NoveList Plus

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Find the books you love using NoveList Plus. Fiction and non-fiction for all ages; read-alikes for authors, titles and series; thematic book list; link to library holdings and more.