The West Haven Public Library is proud to offer several different services for downloadable and streaming content, including eBooks, audiobooks, magazines, movies, TV shows, music, and more!

Looking for your next great read? Check out our Online Resources at Home page where you can find ebook and movie lists recommended by our staff and much more!

Libby, by OverDrive
Digital Library Catalog (desktop edition)

Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines to read on your phone or tablet using the Libby app by OverDrive. You can even send and read your borrowed ebooks to your Kindle ereader (U.S. only)! It’s free and easy to get started. Learn more at

NoveList Plus, is a helpful database that connects readers to their next book by making recommendations for what to read next. It contains lists of recommended reads and award-winning books and covers both fiction and nonfiction titles for all ages from the youngest readers to adults. It also has extra content like reviews (both professional reviews and reader reviews), book discussion guides, curriculum guides, and other book-oriented articles.

Enjoy Complimentary access to The New York Times!
To activate your subscription, you’ll need to log in or register first. Click here for a step-by step guide.

The Connecticut State Library also provides a selection of downloadable eBooks and digital audio titles through The Palace Project App.

Hoopla is one of our favorites!  Instantly borrow movies, music, eBooks, and more with your library card.  Be sure to check out their selection of comic books!

Kanopy is a video streaming service that offers over 30,000 critically acclaimed movies, documentaries, and Kids favorites all free with your library card.

Looking for more?  Check out these additional free resources:

Having trouble with any of these resources?  Click here for some helpful guides, or contact the library’s Reference Desk for an appointment by calling (203) 937-4233!