Digital Collection

We offer ebooks and audiobooks through OverDrive, free with your library card.
Read on phones, tablets, computers and eReaders including Kindle from the OverDrive website or on mobile devices using the Libby app.

NEW! Magazines through RBdigital are now on Libby.

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Hoopla offers a wide array of eBooks, eAudiobooks, comics, movies, music and TV episodes.


Caldwell Library cardholders can instantly stream or download up to 15 titles per month during this time (normally 10).

You can stream titles instantly through your desktop browser or our mobile app. If you use the mobile app, you can also download titles to your device for offline playback later, where Wi-Fi may be unavailable.


Titles are automatically returned and removed from your device at the end of the lending period

If you're interested in independent, international, classic or documentary films, then Kanopy is right for you. Kanopy is CPL's newest on-demand video streaming service. There are also hundreds of educational and instructional videos for teachers, students or anyone looking to learn something new.

  • The Criterion Collection

  • The Great Courses

  • PBS TV series

  • Muzzy language learning for kids

  • Thousands of independent filmmakers - on every topic imaginable.

Caldwell Library cardholders are entitled to 8 films per month.

RBdigital has moved!


Enjoy instant, unlimited access to digital magazines on all your mobile devices now through OverDrive / Libby.

Star Ledger Collection – (1989-Current)

Search current and archived issues with full-color newspaper pages, full-text articles and content only published online. Available remotely 24/7 on any device.

Explore New Jersey history through local news, events and people with the Star Ledger Collection.

The digital Star Ledger is made possible to our cardholders thanks to the generosity of The Caldwell Public Library Foundation.





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