Audio / ebooks

Please note that if your library card is blocked, your card will be blocked from accessing e-books as well.

OverDrive is a service for checking out e-books, e-audiobooks, movies, and magazines on a computer, tablet, phone, or other digital device. The link to the website is here:

The link to the kids’ site is here:

You can download the app from your app store. Sign in to the app or the website using only your library card. Feel free to visit the Adult Services desk for assistance.

For a more user-friendly experience on your portable device, download OverDrive’s free Libby app:






AspenCat is a consortium of Colorado libraries providing e-books for your home computer & mobile devices via the 3M Cloud Library. You will need a Montrose Regional Library card to create a free account. To download the app, search for “Cloud Library” in your app store.

Click here for Cloud Library (AspenCat) e-books.

Click here for Cloud Librar’s User Guide.


RBdigital (formerly OneClickdigital) provides downloadable audiobooks to your computer or portable device. New users will need to create a free account for the service by selecting the “Register” link at the top of the RBDigital webpage/app and following the prompts. For more information about setting up an account and downloading audiobooks, please click on the Help link on the RBdigital home page.

Click here or on the icon above to access RBdigital audiobooks.




Free e-books in Adobe and Kindle formats are still available at Project Gutenberg.


Need help getting started? Book a one-on-one session with a librarian to get the specific answers you need to begin your digital reading adventures! Call the Reference Desk at (970) 249-9656, ext. 3, or email us at