Download ebooks and audiobooks anywhere, anytime, to any computer. Transfer your audiobooks to your MP3 player or iPod, and take them with you - wherever you go! 

Cantook Station

French E-books


English E-books



OverDrive Audiobooks

This collection of fiction & non-fiction audiobooks includes more than 3,000 titles. It offers a good selection of juvenile and young adult fiction, as well as horror, thrillers, romance, westerns, mysteries, speculative fiction, literature, drama, and classics. New titles and additional copies of popular titles are added monthly. 

AccessUse Inside or Outside the Library
*** Please use the following format to access with your library card: A000000 (using your library card numbers)***

  • Visit the download centre to install the free software.
  • To login choose Alfred-Plantagenet Public Library and enter the 8 digit  barcode on the back of your library card.
  • Browse the collection and add titles to your cart.
  • Check them out for a period of 7-14 days.
  • Download the titles to your computer, laptop or MP3 player. Many titles can also be burned to CDs.
  • If a title is not accessible, you can put a hold on it.
  • For your convenience, you may also visit the library and use our designated download computer.
  • OverDrive is also accessible to visually impaired patrons and is compatible with screen reader programs, such as JAWS for Windows and Window-Eyes.
  • The service is also available for mobile users (iPhones, etc.).

Zinio for Libraries offers a large selection of magazines, both in French and English. 

For clients with a library card for the Alfred-Plantagenet Public Libraries, procedures to access Zinio magazine service are as follows:

Download the app "ZINIO for libraries" (if using a tablet or a portable device).

1. Open a ZINIO account:
2. Download and read eMagazines on the Zinio web site.
3. For tablets and portable devices, open the Zinio for libraries application. Choose "Canada - Ontario - CANADA 50 Shared Magazine Collection for Ontario". Downloaded magazines are now available in your application.

Important: Patrons who are using an iPad or an Android device, after downloading the Zinio for Libraries application, a log in is required.

  • Enter your library card barcode number without the A.

  • Enter your name, email, Select from the drop down : Biblioth√®ques publiques du canton D'Alfred-Plantagenet and then enter your email and password.