Harris County Public Library offers a variety of downloadable digital materials.  With a valid library card, including an iKnow Digital Access card, which provides instant access for Harris County residents, you can download eBooks, audiobooks, movies, magazines, and music. 

We welcome suggestions for new materials through our Book or Title Purchase Suggestion form.  If you would like recommendations on what to read, please consider our Book Hunters service.

  eBooks Audio books Movies TV Music Magazines Comics
EBSCO eBook Collection            
Safari Books Online            
Tumblebook Library            


HCPL Digital Media Catalog Check out and download eBooks, eAudio Books, magazines, video and music. Hundreds of popular titles!
Overdrive Support
Kanopy is a streaming video service focusing on critically-acclaimed
documentaries, foreign films & classic cinema. It also gives you access to the Great Courses library. Kanopy support
RBDigital Audiobooks you can listen to on your computer or Apple or Android device.
RBdigital Support

The magazines you know and love, available digitally.
The Patron ID is your Library Card Number.

EBSCO eBook Collection logo Search for and read thousands of books online, some can be downloaded (formerly NetLibrary).
Safari Books Online The premier electronic reference library for programmers and IT professionals.
There is a limit of five simultaneous users for this resource.
Tumblebooks Electronic books for children.
Need Help With Digital Media? Get help with eBooks, eAudio, and more.