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With Overdrive's Digital Media Catalog you can hear audiobooks from home and even download them to your portable device and listen to them anywhere you go - even on your iPod®!   Many audiobooks can also be burned to CD. OverDrive Audiobooks are specifically engineered to provide the best audiobook listening experience.

List of Compatible Audio Devices

You might also want to check out LibriVox, an online source for public domain audiobooks.


Naxos Music Library is the world's largest online classical music library. Currently, it offers streaming access to more than 41,000 CDs with more than 591,000 tracks. On average, 500 new CDs are added to the library each month.  Listen to music in the library with headphones or at home on a PC or MAC using Windows Media Player.

Naxos Music Library Jazz offers a selection of jazz legends and contemporary jazz. Select titles of leading independent labels are added every month.