Convenient, great for travel and completely fine-free - EPL's eBook collections are available to Edmonton residents with a library card in good standing.

To download an eBook, you need to have or create a free Adobe ID  first.

ServiceSample TitlesAdditional Information

Cantook Station

Over 400 eBooks available in French in all categories for everyone from adults to children. 
(Download or Read Online)

ComicsPlus: Library Edition

Get unlimited access to thousands of digital graphic novels and comics on your desktop or mobile device. There are no holds or waiting, all titles are available whenever you want them. 
(Read Online)

Archie (2015) #1Archer & Armstrong #0

EBSCO eBooks
Thousands of helpful eBooks on lots of popular do-it-yourself and other non-fiction topics.
(Download or Read Online)

EPL eReader
Access popular fiction and non-fiction eBooks without downloading any extra apps.
(Download or Read Online)

Includes titles from most genres and lots of reality reads. 50,000 titles are always available for you - No waiting, no holds required!
(Download or Read in App)

Over 19,000 eBooks and 2,500 digital graphic novel titles are available. Every title is available immediately, no holds, no waiting! Limit of 10 Hoopla checkouts per month.
(Read in App or Read Online)

Includes popular fiction, non-fiction, and technical titles.
(Download or Read in App or Read Online)

Safari Tech Books
Includes beginning programming (Java, C#, ASP.NET, MySQL, Ruby, Web dev, gaming, etc.) and consumer technology (MS office products, digital photography, social media, PC maintenance, mobile gadgets etc.)
(Read Online only)

Gale Virtual Reference Library
Contains roughly 300 reference books and encyclopedias which provide unique content ranging from the Arts & Humanities to Business & Economics to Religion & Philosophy to Science & Technology. Also includes a wide variety of educational material for children and teens, as well as travel guides, Idiot's Guides, and DIY content for adults.
(Read Online only)

Please note: eBooks and audiobooks are limited to Edmonton Residents

Popular devices that use eBooks

TabletsWorks with EPL eBooks?Download and read with...
iPadYES iOS Apps
Samsung Galaxy, Asus Transformer, Acer, Motorola, etc. (Google Play Store tablets)YESAndroid Apps
Windows 8 tablets (Surface, Asus, etc.)YESWindows 8 Apps
Kobo Vox, ArcYESAndroid Apps
Kindle Fire, Fire HD*YESAndroid Apps
PanDigital*YESAndroid Apps
Blackberry PlaybookSupport ended 4/10/2014Overdrive Read in browser only

*Tablets without access to Google Play Store will need to manually install Overdrive Android App.

PhonesWorks with EPL eBooks?Download and read with...
iPhone / iPod TouchYES iOS Apps
Blackberry 10.2+ (z3, z10, z30, q5, q10, q20) 

Official support ended 4/10/2014

Android app may work

Android Apps
Android (Nexus II, HTC, LG)YES Android Apps

Blackberry before OS 10, PDAs or cellphones using Mobipocket

NOSupport ended 4/10/2014



Works with library eBooks?On Windows or Mac transfer with...
Kobo Aura, Glo, Mini, Touch, WifiYES Adobe Digital Editions
Sony Wifi Reader, Sony Pocket eReaderYESSony Reader for PC, or
Sony Reader for Mac
nookYESAdobe Digital Editions
Kindle 1, 2, DX, Touch, PaperwhiteNO -
Aluratek LibreYESAdobe Digital Editions

Thinking of getting an eReader?

Borrow an eReader from EPL

Not only can you borrow eBooks from the library, but now you can check out an eReader too!

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