E-Books Are Here at the Wells Public Library
Plus Downloadable Audio Too!
Wells Public Library, along with 140 other Maine libraries, offers over 2,500 eBooks through the Maine Infonet Download Library. This is in addition to the collection of downloadable audiobooks. A variety of best-selling Fiction, Non-Fiction, YA and Children’s content is available to read or to listen.
We are pleased to announce that the Maine InfoNet Download Library now subscribes to Overdrive's FrontLine Tech Support. This allows users to interact directly with Overdrive when technical difficulties arise. Feel free to contact them here.
How many eBooks can I borrow? A total of three books at a time.
How long are eBooks loaned? You can choose a 7 or 14 day loan period.
Can I return a book early? Yes! And here are instructions to help you.
What if the item I want to read is checked out? You may place a hold on the item. When it is available for download you will receive an email and have three days to checkout the book.
Can I renew an eBook? No. Renewals are not possible, but if the item is available it can be checked out again.
Is the book automatically deleted from my device when the checkout period is finished? No. The item will remain on your device, however it will be rendered unusable. You can delete the item from your device.
Video Tutorials for Downloading eBooks
Click here to watch a Kindle download video tutorial.
You'll begin from the Wells Public Library website at www.wellslibrary.org
Use your valid Wells Public Library card number (14 digits,no spaces)
- Contact Wells Public Library if you have questions, at 646-8181.
Where to Find Free eBooks
As promised, the library has created a list of websites that offer free and low cost eBooks for you to download to your eReader. To view and print the list, click here.
ABDO Children and Teen eBooks
The Wells Public Library has ABDO children's eBooks on Native Americans, states, and a variety of biographies. You may access these at