Digital Media

MyLibrary! LogoThe Ferguson Library has a new app!

Everything you need to interact with your library is just a touch away, including easy-to-use features such as:

  • Scan a Book – Scan the barcode on the back of a book to see if we have it on our shelf or as an ebook!
  • Search the Catalog – Easily search for what you want in the library
  • My Account – Renew books, see fines, and check on your holds

Download it today!Get it on Google PlayDownload on the AppStore

If you have any question, please call our information desk at 203-351-8221.

Ferguson Library Mobile App

Get the Ferguson Library on your smartphone or tablet! With our new MyLibrary! mobile app from Innovative Interfaces you can reserve and renew books, DVDs, and other library items and keep up with the latest news and event from your friends at the Ferguson Library.

Search for “The Ferguson Library” when you connect for the first time.

Catalog Search

Guides to using digital media

Free Ebooks

  • Alex Catalogue of Electronic Texts
    Collection of public domain documents from American and English literature as well as Western philosophy.
  • DailyLit
    Over 400 classic public domain titles that can be subscribed to and read in their entirety for free.
  • Getty Publications Virtual Library
    Free art ebooks, available from the Getty Publications archive.
  • ManyBooks
    Free ebooks for your iPad or eBook reader.
  • Project Gutenberg
    Internet’s oldest producer of FREE electronic books (ebooks or etexts).
  • Online Books Page
    Founded and edited by John Mark Ockerbloom, a digital library planner and researcher at the University of Pennsylvania.

Loan Periods & Limits

  • Overdrive
    • Ebooks & Audiobooks: Up to 21 days
    • Up to 10 items
  • RB Digital
    • Ebooks & Audiobooks: Up to 21 days
      • Up to 10 items
    • Magazines: No expiration
      • No limit
  • Hoopla Digital
    • Ebooks, Audiobooks, Comics: Up to 21 days
    • Movies & TV: Up to 2 or 3 days
    • Music: Up to 7 days
    • 5 items per month
  • Total Boox
    • Ebooks: No expiration
    • No limit
  • Kanopy
    • Movies: Up to 3 days
    • 5 titles per month

Apps

Libby (Overdrive)

Hoopla Digital

TotalBoox

RB Digital (Formerly One-Click Digital and Zinio)

 

Kanopy

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