Hudson Library Digital Resources Are Available 24/7

Your library card provides access to thousands of eBooks, digital audiobooks, research resources and much more. If you do not have a library card, register for a free eCard, which grants you access our entire digital collection. The Hudson Library has been working with some of our vendors to increase access to many of our in-house only databases during this national health emergency.

  • Reference & Research Resources

      • Ancestry, Library Edition
        Temporary remote access

        The world’s most popular online genealogy resource.

      • Value Line Investment Survey
        Temporary remote access
      • Advice on approximately 1700 stocks, more than 90 industries, stock market and the economy.
      • Gale Virtual Reference Library
        Temporary remote access (Use password: clevnet)
      • Single source for eReference aimed at the needs of students, researchers, professionals and general readers.
      • Newspaper ArchiveTemporary remote access
      • Access to a collection of over 300 million digitized newspaper pages.
  • Resources for Children & Teens

      • NEW! (A service of The Princeton Review)
        Includes one-to-one expert tutoring, SAT/ACT/AP® Test Preparation and video lessons.
      • Tumblebook Library
        Free service through the library
        An online e-book website featuring storybooks, graphic novels, chapter books, nonfiction, language learning, and even puzzles and games.
      • Tumble Math
        A comprehensive collection of math picture books accompanied by supplementary materials such as lesson plans and quizzes.
      • Teen Book Cloud
      • A robust selection of graphic novels, enhanced novels, eBooks, classic literature, National Geographic videos, educator resources, and audiobooks.
    eBooks &

      • OverDrive
      • Download thousands of eBooks, digital audiobooks and streaming video to your compatible device. All titles will automatically expire at the end of the lending period, no late fees!
      • Hoopla
      • Download thousands of eBooks, digital audiobooks, graphic novels, movies and music. With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later.
      • OverDrive Kids
      • Download eBooks & audiobooks for kids with Overdrive.
      • Freading
      • Browse and borrow eBooks with a valid library card and start reading on all major computers and devices.
  • Digital Video & Music

      • Acorn TV
      • Stream world-class mysteries, dramas, and comedies from Britain and beyond, including a full slate of original and exclusive programming. New users must first create an RBDigital account.
      • NEW! Kanopy
      • Video streaming service for quality, thoughtful entertainment. Find movies, documentaries, foreign films, classic cinema, independent films and educational videos that inspire, enrich and entertain that can be enjoyed on your TV, mobile phones, tablets and online.
      • Hoopla
      • Download thousands of eBooks, digital audiobooks, graphic novels, movies and music. With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later.
      • OverDrive
      • Streaming video titles of all kinds including award-winning independent films, children’s videos, foreign films, documentaries, comedies, dramas, educational videos and more.
      • Stingray Qello
      • Watch the world’s largest collection of on-demand full-length performances, concert films, and music documentaries.
  • Digital Magazines & Newspapers

      • Flipster
      • Access to the most popular digital magazines with your library card, 24/7. Use Flipster on your computer, smartphone or tablet.
      • NEW! PressReader
      • PressReader brings the largest selection of global publications from trusted sources – all on a single digital platform. App also available.
      • OverDrive Magazines
      • A collection of popular no-wait titles, including: OK! magazine, HGTV Magazine, O, The Oprah Magazine, ESPN, The Atlantic, New York Magazine, Newsweek, Reader’s Digest and many other popular publications.
      • RBDigital Magazines
      • The world’s largest newsstand that offers full color, interactive digital magazines. Browse current issues of popular magazines.
  • Learn Something New

        • NEW! Creativebug
        • Thousands of award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists.
        • The Great Courses
        • Over 150 of the most popular courses taught by the world’s top professors.
        • is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals.