Library Closure

Effective 6 p.m. Friday, March 13, The Stratford Public Library will close its physical Library location until further notice to support the ongoing efforts to limit the spread of COVID-19 to our community and beyond.  Digital collections and continuing education platforms will be available 24/7.  For updates on the library closure, and for links to reliable information on COVID-19 visit our resource page

books and headphones



Do your ears crave something to do? Why not fill them with the best in audio-books. There’s something for all ages and interests. For children’s read-along books try Tumble Books Library.

Need accessible books? Checkout CELA & DAISY. 


downloadLibrary includes current, popular, and classic fiction and non-fiction audiobooks. Download to listen on your computer or mobile device You can use the original OverDrive app or the Libby app to access OverDrive on tablets and phones. The loan period for OverDrive audiobooks is 7, 14 or 21 days.  [more on downloadLibrary]

Listen to Audiobooks on a Computer
Listen on a Smartphone or Tablet

downloadLibrary Kids Room

downloadLibrary's Kids Room offers e-books, digital audiobooks, and streaming videos geared to a younger audience.  The collection includes picture books, youth fiction, youth nonfiction, and videos. Kids can browse, sample, place holds and borrow titles appropriate for their age range and reading level. [more on downloadLibrary]

Listen to Audiobooks on a Computer
Listen on a Smartphone or Tablet

Tumblebook Library

TumbleBooks are eBooks for kids, including graphic novels, games & puzzles and math stories. Many have audio to go along as you read making the stories even more engaging.  English and French titles. No wait lists, just pick a title and enjoy!

Audiobook Cloud

Hundreds of audiobooks available to listen to.  No downloads. No wait periods. No holds. Unlimited access all the time!

Listen on your computer or tablet