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.

Movies - Kanopy

Watch thousands of films with your this streaming video site and your Milton Public Library card. Click here for a tutorial on how to use it.

Music - Freegal

FreegalĀ® Music is a free music service. Freegal offers 3 hours of streaming every day and 5 downloads per week. The catalog includes 16 million+ songs, millions of albums, hundreds of curated playlists, thousands of audio books and thousands of music videos. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 40,000+ labels with music that originates in over 100 countries. Free apps are available at the App Store and Google Play.

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 regional and national newspapers. Click here for a tutorial on how to use it.

Research - Articles - Boston Herald

From NewsBank, here is a direct link to articles from The Boston Herald.

Research - Articles - Patriot Ledger

From NewsBank, here is a direct link to articles from The Patriot Ledger.

Research - Articles - New York Times

Follow the instructions to create a free account and read articles from the New York Times.

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.

Library Hours

  • Library

  • Bookshop

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