Download Books








Download Books

FREE eBooks and downloadable audiobooks are available!


Now the library never closes! Rocky Top Public Library is pleased to announce a new digital library where you can browse, checkout, and download eBooks and audiobooks to your e-reader, MP3 player, or iPod anytime of day from anywhere in the world. All you need is the barcode from the back of your library card.


What is R.E.A.D.S?


R.E.A.D.S. is….


A free online library of digital books, provided to you by the TN State Library and Archives and the Rocky Top Public Library. It is full of downloadable audiobooks and eBooks: Popular Fiction, Classic Literature, Mystery, Romance, Children’s Titles, Teens’ Titles, and many many more!


Just like at the Library, you can:

Check out available books

Make a wish list of titles

Place holds on books that are already checked out to someone else.


Like a Library at Home

Check out digital books for 7, 14, or 21 days at a time. You decide.

Digital books expire on their own.

No late fees.

No need to return.


Where You Can Use Them:

eBooks – Your home computer

Sony Reader, BN Nook, iPad, iPod Touch, Kindle, and more


Audiobooks – Your home computer

iPod, iPhone, and iPad

Other MP3 players and phones listed on the website


What you Need:

Your Rocky Top Library Card

Internet Access

Free software from the website (or Amazon account, for Kindle)

A computer or compatible portable device to open the digital book


What you do:

1.Click on the link for R.E.A.D.S.

2.Download, install, and activate the free software.

3.Browse, search, and select books to check out and download.



Visit R.E.A.D.S. and try it today.