Digital books are the digital versions of print books and include books for on-screen reading. eBooks can be used on a variety of devices such as PCs, laptops, and supported PDAs.
Axis360 delivers digital Audiobooks and eBooks for library users in EPUB, PDF, and Blio formats to PC and Mac computers, laptops and netbooks, to smartphones and tablets running on Android and iOS, and to popular eReaders such as NOOK, Sony Reader, and Kobo.
OverDrive provides a platform for many mobile devices including Nook, Kindle, iPhone/iPod/iPad, Zune, Windows 7, BlackBerry, Android, and Sony Readers. By clicking on "Browse Titles," you will be taken to a site where you can browse, checkout, and download through Queens Public Library items from one of the largest collections of audiobooks, eBooks, music, and videos.
A primary source database, BiblioBoard features historical books, articles, images, photographs, maps, pamphlets, and documents as well as streaming audio and video content on a wide variety of topics including Literature, History, Philosophy, Religion, Science, Nature, Native American Studies, Sports, Drama, Games, Crafts, Cooking, Music, and Children's Literature.