The mission of the Butte County Library is to provide all individuals, regardless of age, ethnic background, educational or economic level, with free access to ideas, information, and technology.

Download Electronic Materials

Butte County Library offers the following services to download items directly to your device:

  • Axis 360 - eBooks
  • Enki Library - eBooks
  • RBdigital - eAudiobooks, eBooks & Digital Magazines
    Note: OneClickDigital is now upgraded to RBdigital, the appropriate app on your device will either automatically update or will need to be done by the user manually.
  • RBdigital Magazines (former Zinio) - Digital Magazines
    Note: Zinio has become RBdigital Magazines, please refer to the RBdigital help guides for more information.

Need help getting started? See our help guides!

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Online Databases

We provide you with information you can't find on Google!  Your library card gives you access to valuable databases and collections:

  • American Physical Society Journals (In-library access)
  • ChiltonLibrary - Get the detailed information you need to tackle vehicle maintenance and repairs.
  • Gale Student Edition (high school & college)
  • Gale Research in Context (grades 6-8)
  • Gale Kids InfoBits (elementary grades)
  • MedLine Plus - Reliable, up-to-date health information.
  • Testing & Education Reference Center: Taking a college entrance or licensing exam? Looking for a college or graduate school? Need help finding scholarships? Use this database to search thousands of college and graduate school entries. Identify scholarships that meet their financial needs. Take on-line practice tests and use test prep eBooks to obtain your education goals.
  • TumbleBooks is a collection of animated talking picture books which you can read or have read to you. Includes fiction and non-fiction kids books. Also has puzzles and games related to the books.
  • World Book Online: Access World Book Online for Kids, Timelines, Reference Center, InfoFinder, Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos and Hispanica Saber.

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