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eBooks for Download
Downloadable eBooks are titles that can be downloaded from the Internet and copied to a portable eBook reader. Today, there are a limited number of titles and device support is uneven. See below for details.

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MARINet Digital Downloads feature thousands of ebooks in Adobe EPUB, Adobe PDF, and Kindle formats. Devices supported include Apple and PC laptops and desktop machines, the iPad and iPhone, the Sony eReader, the Barnes & Noble Nook, and the Kindle.
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Note: The formerly exclusive Belvedere-Tiburon Library ebook and MP3 audiobook collection is now merged into the larger OverDrive MARINet Digital Download collection (see link above). If you had an outstanding hold on one of Belvedere-Tiburon Library collection titles, it has been automatically merged into the MARINet Digital Download collection holds queue.


Project Gutenberg
A library of over 19,000 free electronic books whose copyright has expired in the United States. Titles may be downloaded in a variety of formats, including Kindle, EPUB, and plain text.