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

Kanopy Kids features a collection of films and TV series that inspire and inform, helping children develop social emotional skills and reinforcing valuable learning topics, such as history, science, and new languages. Kanopy Kids has a diverse selection of educational and entertaining content that range across Movies, TV Series, Animated Storybooks, Live Action, and Animated favorites.  You may access Kanopy Kids at https://www.kanopy.com/kids. Please note that Kanopy is available to Montrose County residents with a library card. Support for Kanopy can be found at https://help.kanopy.com/hc/en-us.

OverDrive is a service for checking out e-books and downloadable audiobooks on a computer, tablet, phone, or other digital device. You may access OverDrive at https://marmot.overdrive.com/

And the website for kids here:


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




Please note that, as of January 1, 2020, Montrose Library has joined Marmot Library Network (and has left Across Colorado Digital Consortium). You’ll now have access to many more materials, but you will need to switch groups in your OverDrive/Libby app or internet browser. Please read the following for instructions:

OverDrive App:

  1. Open OverDrive app

  2. Select the hamburger icon () in the upper-left corner

  3. Select “Manage Libraries”

  4. Select the plus (+) icon in the upper-right corner

  5. Type “Marmot” into the search window

  6. Select “Montrose Regional Library District” from the list

  7. Tap on the star next to “Marmot Library Network”

  8. You’re all signed up! Please note that you will need to sign in with your library card number to get into your OverDrive account.


Libby App:

  1. Open Libby app

  2. Select the Libby icon () in the upper-right corner

  3. Select “Add a Library”

  4. Search for “Marmot Library Network” and select when it appears

  5. Select “All Users (except CMC)”

  6. Type in your library card number and select “Sign In”

  7. You’re all signed up!

Internet browser:

You will access access OverDrive now through the following URL:




RBdigital (formerly OneClickdigital) provides downloadable audiobooks and comics to your computer or portable device (you will also be able to check out magazines in February 2020). 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.






Kanopy is a video-streaming service providing a wide range of viewing material–feature films, documentaries, instructional videos, foreign films, classic cinema, and more. Kanopy is also available as an app for your mobile device. You may access Kanopy at https://montroselibrary.kanopy.com/.

Please note that Kanopy is available to Montrose County residents with a library card. Support for Kanopy can be found at https://help.kanopy.com/hc/en-us.






Cloud Library will be discontinued in February 2020.

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.



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 refdesk@montroselibrary.org.