Library Locations and Hours

Mailing Address:
PO Box 800
Carmel, CA 93921

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Downloadable Films


IndieFlix streams thousands of award-winning films from festivals around the world.

eBooks and Audiobooks


Overdrive features popular fiction and nonfiction e-books and audiobooks. Available for all devices, including Kindles. Log in using your library card number and PIN. To get started, watch a help video.


Enki features fiction and nonfiction titles from smaller and independent publishers. The collection also includes nonfiction titles suitable for elementary to high school level reports in the area of science, countries, biographies, etc.  Log in using your library card number and PIN.

First Saturday eBook Help

Questions? The library offers assistance with Overdrive on the 1st Saturday of each month between 1 and 3 pm in the Reference Room of the Main Library.

Be prepared with your:

  • device
  • library card number and PIN
  • Amazon account login and password, if using a Kindle or Kindle app
  • Apple ID and password, if using an iPad, iPod or iPhone

Check out a Nook eReader

E-readerTen Nook eReaders are available for loan, each preloaded with current books organized by genre. In addition, we have two eReaders that are accessible to our blind patrons. Ask at the Circulation Desk.  Place a hold here or see what's available.

For more information call the Circulation Desk at (831) 624-4629

Find More eBooks:

  • Bookflix (home access) - Online picture books for kids.
  • Project Gutenberg - Free books that are in the public domain.
  • Google Books - work on just about any device: Nooks, Sony Readers, Android phones, iPhones, iPads, iPod touch, and web browsers, but not Kindles. Some are free, some have a charge.
  • Inkmesh - eBook search engine to find free eBooks and compare prices.
  • Open Library - Books can be read on-line, as ePubs for your reading device, or as PDFs. Some are downloadable to Kindles. Many are accessible to the sight-impaired through Daisy.

Find More Audiobooks:

  • Openculture - List of sites for free downloadable audiobooks.
  • Librivox and Project Gutenberg - Free downloadable audiobooks. Both services feature titles that are out of copyright, read by volunteers.