Location & Contact
2407 Main Street
Glastonbury, CT 06033
Mon, Tue, Thu 9am-9pm
Fri 9am-6pm | Sat 9am-5pm
(Closed Sun, mid-May – Labor Day)
Downloadable Books, Music, Movies, TV, Magazines & Reference
Welles-Turner Library offers our patrons a variety of downloadable audio and ebook programs, which can be used to download books to your home computer, and Freegal, a free downloadable music service. You can then choose to listen from your computer, burn the files to a CD, or transfer the files to an mp3 player.
You can stream independent films from InstantFlix. And you can use Zinio to view magazines.
BiblioBoard gives you access to a wide variety of reference materials.
Visit OnePlay for Libraries for digital gaming.
And now we introduce our newest service, hoopla digital:
Download digital books, audio books, movies, TV shows, music and more through hoopla digital. Starting January 1, 2017, head over to www.hoopladigital.com, or download the free hoopla digital app for your Android or iOS device. You will be able to instantly borrow or stream titles from major Hollywood studios, record companies and publishers – no holds, no waiting.
Download digital gaming through OnePlay for Libraries. This service allows users to instantly download and play unlimited Android and PC games for free. No holds, no waiting. Download the games you want to your computer, and play them whenever and wherever you like.
Download audio & ebooks from OneClick digital. These are the same high quality unabridged recordings that you find in the cassettes and CDs available from Recorded Books. New titles are added monthly. Audiobooks for children and teens are also available.
Download audio & ebooks through Overdrive. This service is offered through Library Connection. You can browse and search hundreds of titles and download them to your computer, transfer them to a portable device, or burn them onto a CD.
Download ebooks using the 3M Cloud Library. This is an app-based service. Simply download the appropriate app, log in with your value Welles-Turner Library card and select from the collection of titles.
Download ebooks through Freading.You can browse and search hundreds of titles and download them to your computer, transfer them to a portable device, or burn them onto a CD.
Download ebooks & audios from OneClick digital.These are the same high quality unabridged recordings that you find in the cassettes and CDs available from Recorded Books. New titles are added monthly. Audiobooks for children and teens are also available.
Download ebooks & audios through Overdrive. This service is offered through Library Connection. You can browse and search hundreds of titles and download them to your computer, transfer them to a portable device, or burn them onto a CD. To access OverDrive's troubleshooting guide, click here.
Graphic Novels and Comics
Download graphic novels and comics through ComicsPlus. ComicsPlus: Library Edition brings thousands of digital graphic novels and comics to library patrons on any web-connected device. This revolutionary digital collection includes thousands of titles and series from the biggest publishers in comics: IDW and Dark Horse, among others.
Download music from Freegal. Freegal allows users to download music from Sony Music Entertainment's extensive catalog. Thousands of songs in over a hundred genres from fifty record labels are available. New titles are added regularly.
Download independent films from InstantFlix. InstantFlix, which directly supports filmmakers by letting them earn money for every minute of video watched, brings engaging stories to movie lovers around the world. You can enjoy unlimited access to over 7,000 high quality shorts, features, documentaries, classic TV shows and web series from 85 countries.
Download magazines from Zinio. Zinio offers full digital magazines with color pictures, intuitive navigation and keyword article searches. These magazines are easily viewed on any Internet-enabled device. Apps are available for i/Pad/iPhone and Android users.
Download reference materials and more through BiblioBoard. BiblioBoard provides access to thousands of primary source materials such as monographs, maps, letters, pamphlets, diaries, photos, streaming audio and video to over 400 unique topics. It also gives the library and other Glastonbury organizations the ability to upload digital content that will be accessible to all users. Recently added: Dark Horse Comics, Kingstone Media, Zeta and Wiley's for Dummies technology titles. To get started, click on the BiblioBoard button. Select "Library Credentials," then select "Glastonbury/Welles-Turner Memorial Library" and enter your library card number.
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