eAudiobooks: What are They and How Do I Listen to Them?

eAudiobooks are electronic or digitized audio versions of books. They can be easily listened to on devices such as your smartphone, iPhone, tablet, iPad, Kindle Fire, or computer.

Thousands of eAudiobooks are available for free with your Salina Library card. If you don’t have a library card, you can apply for one here.

 Each device can hold numerous eAudiobooks at once.

Do you need help using your smartphone, tablet, Kindle Fire or laptop to get started listening to eAudiobooks?  One-on-one technology help appointments are now available.  Appointments last up to 1 hour.  Registration is required.  Masks are required.  Please visit the online calendar here, or call the library at 315-454-4524 to make an appointment.

Check out the list of options for eAudiobooks below and get started enjoying them today!


Libby by OverDrive provides access to thousands of fiction and non-fiction eAudiobooks.  Download and install the Libby app from iTunes for Apple devicesGoogle Play Store for Android devices.  You can also use Libby on your computer by visiting https://libbyapp.com/.

hoopla is a great source for eAudiobooks to enjoy on your device! Download and install the hoopla digital app from iTunes for Apple devices, or Google Play Store for Android devices. Also available on Roku, Chromecast, Amazon Fire, and many other devices.