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If you are a user of our state-wide Commonwealth eBook Collections, read on for the breaking news from our CLAMS main office:
Following a procurement process in 2017, Commonwealth eBook Collections has selected OverDrive as its new eBook platform. OverDrive replaces Axis 360.  90% of the Axis 360 content will move to the new OverDrive service. Biblioboard, and eBook Central will no longer be offered.
This service will no longer be available to CLAMS patrons as of July 1.
IMPORTANT: If you place a hold or check out a title from Commonwealth eBook Collections (e.g. Axis 360) it will disappear from your device on July 1, 2018.  Please use the CLAMS OverDrive eBook service instead.
COMING SOON: CLAMS will soon participate in an exciting Massachusetts pilot program tentatively called the “Reciprocal Lending Arrangement (RLA)” for eBooks and will allow you to borrow OverDrive material from several other Massachusetts library consortia and from the new Commonwealth eBook [OverDrive] Collection mentioned above. Stay tuned for updates!
If you have any questions about using our digital collections through OverDrive, please don’t hesitate to ask a librarian! You can also check out OverDrive’s extensive Help page.


clams Search for a book, renew or check your account at Clams
overdrive CLAMS Overdrive collection eBooks and AudiobooksScroll to the bottom of this page for brochures on how to get started with OverDrive.
libby Libby – NEW OverDrive App. Libby is designed to make borrowing and enjoying eBooks and audiobooks from your public library easier than ever. Try it out on your smartphone or tablet.
hoopla Hoopla digital for eBooks, audiobooks, music and movies/tv!Click here for instructions for how to set up your hoopla account.

For West Tisbury card holders. 10 borrows per calendar month. 

 Kanopy on-demand streaming video service for West Tisbury patrons

For West Tisbury card holders. 10 borrows per calendar month. 


NoveListPlus  NoveList Plus Reading recommedations
consumer reports  Consumer Reports login with your library card
gale    Gale Resources online databases
commonwealth catalog Commonwealth Catalog Massachusetts online library database
bpl  Boston Public LibrarySign up for an online account to access BPL site – more ebooks!
new york times The New York Times
mass libraries  Massachusetts Libraries ebook links
clams   The FREE CLAMS app is available for many devices including: iPhone, iPad and iTouch,Android Phone, Android Tablet and other Android devices,BlackBerry Phone, BlackBerry Tablet and Windows Phone.


Get Started with Overdrive

CLAMS Digital Catalog, powered by Overdrive, provides access to a large collection of eBooks (read on device) and eAudioBooks (listen on device).

You can use Overdrive on nearly any device. You will need your library card number and PIN. Forgot your PIN? Reset it here. You can find  instructions below or visit for more information.

Android Devices (Samsung, Kindle Fire, Nook Tablets)

Apple Devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod)

Kindles (Black & White Kindle, Paperwhite Kindle)

Using Adobe Digital Editions (Nook SimpleTouch)