Online books, music & more

Bag of Books – Book Recommendations

Looking for something new to read? Fill out our Bag of Books form!

Electronic Books & Audiobooks

Libby – New Online Content
Check out new Starting April 20, we are now adding new digital content on a weekly basis to our eLibraryNJ/Libby account. Have a Scotch Plains card and want to make requests? Fill out our online form.


Abdo Digital
ABDO has been a leader in children’s educational publishing for school and public libraries since 1985, providing high quality nonfiction and fiction titles for children and young adults in grades PreK–12. – valid until 5/31/20

OverdriveJ/Libby
Overdrive/Libby is a downloadable eBook and eAudiobook collection provided by libraries in central NJ, offering thousands of popular fiction and non-fiction titles. It is accessed through their website and through the Libby and OverDrive apps.

Free ebooks about Covid-19
Thank you to the New York City School Library System for compiling these free ebooks about COVID-19

Scholastic Databases
Access more of our resources and our Scholastic materials.

World Book eBooks
Access a variety of ebooks with your library card – from non-fiction to classic titles!

Magazines

Flipster
Access your favorite magazines anytime, anywhere. Curl up and get comfortable. With Flipster you can read the latest issues of your favorite full-color magazines on your computer or mobile device.

Music

Freegal
A downloadable and stream-able music service from SPPL. All you need is your library card number for access to about 3 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists.

Movies

Kanopy Kids
Kanopy Kids is offering FREE unlimited access kids to quality educational content like Sesame Street, Arthur, and even benefit from language learning series. Free access will be available for a limited time – must use an adult library card to log on (for details on how to log in view our Streaming Video & Music page).