e-Resources

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 - Hoopla

Instantly borrow digital movies, music, eBooks and more, 24/7 with your library card. Click here for a tutorial on how to use it.

eBooks & More - OverDrive

2,800 eBooks in the OCLN collection & growing. Click here for a tutorial on how to use it.

eBooks - Freading

60,000 titles. No waiting. 1-4 per week limit. Click here for a tutorial on how to use it.

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. Click here for a tutorial on how to use it.

Language Learning - Pronunciator

Learn over 80 languages using this online teaching tool. Click here for a tutorial on how to use it.

Magazines - Zinio has become RBdigital

The world's largest newsstand is now on your library's website. Click here for a tutorial on how to use it.

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. Click here for a tutorial on how to use it.

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. Click here for a tutorial on how to use it.

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. Click here for a tutorial on how to use it.

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. Click here for a tutorial on how to use it.

IN LIBRARY USE ONLY - Ancestry

This resource can ONLY be used in the Library. This resource offers data for family and genealogy research. Click here for a tutorial on how to use it.

IN LIBRARY USE ONLY - New York Times

This resource can ONLY be accessed in the Library. After opening the resource, you have to click on the Log In button in the upper right corner on the main page and create a free account.

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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