Roanoke County Public Library now offers hundreds of popular eBooks through the cloudLibrary digital lending platform. Offered at no cost to patrons, all that's needed to get started is an active library card. The cloudLibrary app is compatible with the following devices:

  • Android Phones
  • Android Tablets
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iPod Touch
  • Kindle Fires
  • Kobo eReaders
  • NOOK eReaders
  • NOOK Tablets


 Roanoke Valley Libraries is please to offer free downloadable audiobooks and eBooks from OverDrive. With a valid library card, you can check out and download digital media anytime, anywhere to your PC, Mac, or compatible mobile device. Get OverDrive instructions.

RBDigitalRBDigital Audiobooks

RBDigital provides access to ebooks and eaudiobooks. Most titles are always available and require no holds or waiting lists. A small number of newer titles are available as "one user per copy."

RBDigital mobile apps can be downloaded from Google Play Store, Apple iTunes and amazon app store.

RBDigital Magazines (formerly Zinio)RBDigital Magazines

RBDigital offers full digital copies of magazines, online and mobile viewing, and unlimited, free access through Roanoke County Public Library.

RBDigital mobile apps can be downloaded from Google Play Store, Apple iTunes and Amazon app store.

EbscoEbsco eBooks

Ebsco provides access to a collection of ebooks, electronic versions of printed books that can be viewed on a computer connected to the Internet. You will find topics such as business, investing, computers, travel and much more.

Ebsco Books mobile apps can be downloaded from Google Play Store and Apple iTunes

Free Downloadable eBooksFree downloadable books

 There are several sites on the Internet that provide free downloadable books that are in the public domain.