RBdigital is a downloadable service offered by the Newington Library and the State of Connecticut. The RBdigital collection offers hundreds of ebooks and thousands of audiobooks for your enjoyment that may be downloaded to a variety of computers and devices. A valid Connecticut public library card number is required.
The RBdigital App allows users to quickly access eBooks and eAudio. Newington library cardholders can also check out all of the eMagazines that the Newington library subscribes to through this same app. Download the free RBdigital App for mobile devices through your App store.
Download audiobooks, ebooks, magazines and videos to your computer or a variety of portable devices including eReaders, MP3 players, iPods, Tablets and smartphones. This collection for adults, teens and children includes thousands of popular fiction and nonfiction ebooks and audiobooks, and over 150 videos. To place holds and checkout items, you must have a valid public library card number from a participating library.
Additional titles are available exclusively to Newington residents through OverDrive. Extra copies of very popular titles have been purchased for exclusive use by Newington residents. To access these extra copies in the downloadable catalog, log in with your Newington library card number before searching for the titles.
Access thousands of movies, television shows, music albums, audiobooks, eBooks and comics, all available for mobile and online access through Hoopla Digital. All you need is a Newington Public Library card.
Visit the Hoopla Digital website from your PC or download the free hoopla digital mobile app to your Android or IOS device and begin enjoying thousands of titles from major Hollywood studios, record companies and publishers. All titles are available to borrow for instant streaming on your computer, or temporary downloading to smartphones and tablets. There is no waiting to borrow titles, and there are no late fees! Newington patrons may borrow up to 10 titles per month. View instructions on how to access hoopla digital today!
Hoopla help videos:
For "Getting registered on Hoopla" click here.
For "Getting started on iOS" click here.
For "Getting started on Android" click here.
New! Hoopla Bonus Borrows Collection!
During this difficult time of sheltering at home, hoopla Digital has curated the hoopla Bonus Borrows Collection. This collection of over 1,000 titles is available to Newington library card holders and is in addition to your allotted 10 titles per month! This collection will be available through the end of May. Click the link below to access this new collection.
Thousands of eBooks. No waiting! This service allows up to 3-book checkouts per week.
Freading is an eBook service where Newington library cardholders can download eBooks for free. Freading holds thousands of eBooks and is always adding more to the collection, such as the addition of travel books published by Lonely Planet. This is a unique eBook service that differs from others in that eBooks are available to users simultaneously, without waiting in line.
This collection offers full-text titles with unlimited access designed specifically for public libraries. Featuring fiction and nonfiction titles for adults, teens and children, as well as containing a wide range of subjects and topics to meet patron’s research and recreational needs.
A valid Connecticut public library card is required.