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Ebooks & Audiobooks

Using Bibliotheca’s cloudLibrary service, members can listen to Athenaeum librarian-curated selection of fiction and nonfiction audiobooks.

The app is available for mobile devices and tables. Or, you can use cloudLibrary through your browser.

Getting Started
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Login & Tutorials

You need the MCD number on the back of your Boston Athenaeum membership card to log in – this is a different number than your member number. For tutorials and information on where you can read/listen to the books, go to the cloudLibrary’s main website. Use cloudLibrary from your browser

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Finding & Saving Books on cloudLibrary

There are number of ways to search and sort books. Or, view the BA librarian-curated lists for ideas. You can save books to read in the future, see which books are checked out, and see your history of books read. Listen on a PC