Download an E-book

Axis 360

The New Jersey State Library selected Baker & Taylor/Axis360 to partner in creating a new e-book collection available to library users statewide, made possible by CARES Act funding to the State.  This collection focuses more heavily on books for children and teens but includes adult titles as well.  All you need is your library card number and your library password.

Axis 360 Instructions

How To Read On A Mobile Device

How To Read On A Computer (Browser)

Axis 360 Instructional YouTube Channel

Axis 360 Help Site

Axis 360 FAQs


E-books and audiobooks for all ages.  Works with ipad, Kindle, and Nook by downloading either the Overdrive or Libby app.   All you need is an Hamilton Public Library card, an email address, a device that meets system requirements, a free app and Internet access.

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Thanks to the Friends of the Hamilton Library for providing access eLibraryNJ


If you already, use Overdrive, you do not need to switch to Libby, but it is an easier user experience.

  1. Download the app to your device.
  2. When you open Libby for the first time it will help you find your library.
  3.  Enter your library card number.
  4. Borrow and place holds on books.
  5. Libby will ask you where you would like to read your selection.  This is where you can select your Kindle.  Otherwise you can read in the app.
  6. If you are on wi-fi, your selection will automatically download for when you are offline.  Otherwise, you can stream your selection.
  7. Books are automatically removed from your device on the due date.

You can learn more at

View and print nook download instructions(PDF)

Provides free and discounted book titles.

Open Library

Open Library seeks to create a page for every book. A few are available to borrow.

Project Gutenberg

Find free public domain eBooks.