Downloadable eBooks and eMagazines

ereaderPrescott Public Library offers reading in many formats, including eBooks and downloadable audiobooks from Overdrive, eBooks from eBrary and eMagazines from Zinio. Instructions for getting started with these services follow, and staff is available in one of our labs or at the Ask a Librarian Desk (928.777.1526) if you need assistance. PPL offers monthly “Learn to Download eBook” classes and eReader labs. Check our Online Events Calendar for dates and times or call the Ask a Librarian Desk at 928.777.1526.


Choose from thousands of downloadable eBooks and audiobooks through Overdrive in formats that are compatible with most computers and portable devices. Tip sheets for using Overdrive:



Welcome to Prescott Public Library’s free online magazine service! With your library card, you can access hundreds of digital magazines and read them on your computer or mobile device.

Before you get started with our set-up instructions, please note that access to FREE magazines is through the Arizona State Library Zinio site, and it’s important to choose your magazines there! Need help? Call the Ask a Librarian Desk at 928.777.1526.

You can also download the app you need for your mobile device (scroll to the bottom of the page).

Zinio Digital Magazines are provided to Prescott Public Library patrons through the Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records.