Explore the many e-resources available to you through your membership to the Milton Public Library.

Start Here - Niche Academy

This resource includes basic tutorials on how to use many of our library digital services.

eBooks & More - Axis 360

Look for bestsellers in fiction and nonfiction.

eBooks & More - Hoopla

Instantly borrow free digital movies, music, eBooks and more, 24/7 with your library card.

Bringing you hundreds of thousands of movies, full music albums, audiobooks and more.

eBooks & More - OverDrive

2,800 eBooks in the OCLN collection & growing.

eBooks - Freading

60,000 titles. No waiting. 1-4 per week limit.

eBooks - Test Prep, College and & Guides

Gale Virtual Reference Library provides access to eBooks, including test prep (GED, GRE, SAT, and more), college guides and career choice guides.

Language Learning - Pronunciator

Learn over 80 languages using this online teaching tool.

Magazines - Zinio has become RBdigital

The world's largest newsstand is now on your library's website.

Music - Freegal

11 million songs from the Sony Catalog. 5 per week. Sponsored by Curry College, Blue Hills Bank, The Boston Globe, The Ernesti Family, and Jackrabbit Design.

Research - Consumer Reports Online

Doing research takes time. Choosing the wrong product wastes money. Access this comprehensive archive of expert, unbiased reviews and make the right decision every time.

Research - Ebooks - EBSCO Book Collection

A collection of reference sources and technical books.

Research - Gale Online Resources

Full text articles and helpful documents from thousands of journals and other databases.

Research - Novelist Plus

Find books that match your reading style.

Research - Articles - NewsBank

This resource offers access to the Boston Herald, the Patriot Ledger and other regional newspapers.

Research - Articles - ProQuest

The Boston Globe.

Research - Lynda.com

Lynda.com provides thousands of digital courses to help you learn new software and business skills.


This resource can ONLY be used in the Library. This resource offers data for family and genealogy research.

Library Hours

  • Library

  • Bookshop

  • Mon
  • MondayMon
  • 9 AM - 9 PM
  • Closed
  • Tues
  • TuesdayTues
  • 9 AM - 9 PM
  • 10 AM - 2 PM
  • Wed
  • WednesdayWed
  • 9 AM - 9:00 PM
  • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Thu
  • ThursdayThu
  • 1:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Closed
  • Fri
  • FridayFri
  • 9 AM - 5:30 PM
  • 10 AM - 12 PM
  • Sat
  • SaturdaySat
  • 9AM - 5 PM
  • 10 AM - 2 PM
  • Sun
  • SundaySun
  • 1 PM - 5 PM
  • Closed

The Friends of MPL Bookshop

If you want a book that you can take home forever (without worrying about the late fee!), be sure to check out the Milton Public Library bookshop! We have books to suit every reading level and genre preference.

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