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Download audiobooks 24 hours a day / 7 days a week!

Download and listen to digital popular fiction and nonfiction audiobooks on your smartphone, tablet, or personal computer. Just install the appropriate app - Libby with OverDrive, Hoopla, or Recorded Books Digital - and create an account. 

Our electronic collection is free and available to Norfolk residents, Norfolk property owners, Norfolk business owners, and those employed in Norfolk. Non-Norfolk Virginia residents can access the digital collection for an annual fee of $35.00.


hoopla audiobooks hoopla -  Titles can be streamed immediately or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. Library cardholders may check out a total of 5 items per month; items can be checked out for a period of 21 days.

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hoopla audiobooks

OverDrive - Library cardholders may have up to 8 items checked out at one time; each item has a 21 day loan period.


r b digital audiobooks

rbdigital offers bestselling and popular content for mobile devices and computers. Library cardholders may have up to 5 eBooks and 5 audiobooks checked out at one time; each item has a 21 day loan period.