Below are FREE apps that will help you find and enjoy books and informational content from the library, as well as other trusted providers, and get reliable information on the go.
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Search the catalog, place holds, and manage your account.
Browse, download and read ebooks and e-audiobooks from NYPL's collections.
How to Borrow Library eBooks.
Browse, download and read ebooks from NYPL's collections.
Borrow Kindle-formatted books.
How to Borrow Library eBooks for Kindle.
Access Gale databases.
Access EBSCOhost databases and discovery technologies.
Download books to your Google Books Library and read them here.
Search for "Free Google eBooks" to find scanned books in the public domain, or browse all of NYPL's scanned materials.
Translate text between more than 60 languages. For most languages, you can speak your phrases and hear the corresponding translations.
Thousands of poems, classic and contemporary, in your pocket.
Read EPUB and PDF files you have purchased or are borrowing from the library; supports Adobe DRM. To use this with library ebooks you must open the .acsm file on your Android device.
Emergency care protocols for over 30 of the most common emergency care situations, developed by the American Red Cross and the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP).
Here is one of our favorites.
Track elected officials, read the latest bills and laws.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Food and Drug Administration, and Department of Agriculture issue hundreds of recall announcements each year. Be informed of the latest recalls.