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Levi Heywood Memorial Library

55 West Lynde Street

Gardner, MA 01440

phone: 1-978-632-5298



Monday: 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Tuesday: 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Wednesday: 9 a.m.-7 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.*
*Closed Memorial Day - Labor Day

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Digital Catalog
OverDrive eBooks, Audiobooks, & Magazines

You have devices, we have ebooks

OverDrive® is a growing collection of eBooks, audiobooks and magazines. We are continually adding titles to the collection so you are sure to find a great read any time! You can download and read eBooks, listen to audiobooks, and read magazines on your Windows PC or Mac computer, tablet, eBook reader (including Nook, Kindle and others), or smartphone.

  • Users of our Digital Catalog will find a large selection of bestsellers, new releases and educational eBooks, audiobooks, and magazines covering a wide variety of subjects.
  • Titles in our Digital Catalog are available for patrons to browse, check out and download 24/7.
  • If a title is checked out to another patron, you may place a hold on the item.  You will be notified by email when it's available for download.
  • Patrons may check out up to 10 titles at one time for checkout periods of up to 21 days.
  • Some checked out titles may be returned early and as long as there are no holds lists titles can be renewed.
    • Click here for help returning a title early or here for information about renewing a title.
  • FAQs

 Quick Start Guide:

1. Get your library card.

2. Browse to for instructions specific to your device.

3. Install required software by selecting your device:

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 4. Log in to our Digital Catalog using your library card number and password.

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An eCard is a CW MARS library card that you can register for online to access electronic materials, such as ebooks, audiobooks, magazines, and databases. The eCard is for patrons who do not already have a CW MARS library card and may be upgraded to a physical library card with borrowing privileges by visiting your local library and providing proof of address.


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