Read ebooks or listen to audiobooks on the web or download to your personal device using an app.
SPL patrons may borrow and reserve titles purchased by SPL or the Maine Infonet Download Library, and may borrow available titles purchased by other libraries, which like SPL, have chosen to share their collections. All titles accessible with your SPL card can be found using the Browse tab.
Need more than three books at a time? Scarborough residents are entitled to a free Portland Public Library card which they can add as an additional account in the cloudLibrary app. A PPL card can be obtained at the Scarborough Public Library Circulation Desk. Consult the User's Guide on how to add an account to your cloudLibrary app
Follow this link to find the app for your device.
Books can be transferred from a computer to some dedicated eReaders including the Nook and Kobo. See delivery options below. Nook eReaders are available for loan.
The first time you visit the website or open the app you'll be prompted to find our library by entering the Country->State->Library Name (Scarborough Public Library).
After accepting the Terms of Agreement, enter your library card number without any spaces. There is no PIN number.
Watch these how-to videos if you need help or stop by the library with your device. We'll get it working and show you the basics.