eBooks, Audio and Video



History and literature e-books, including the series Daily Life, Critical Companions, Literature in Context, as well as American Slavery: A Composite Autobiography.
Axis 360
Download popular titles, classics, best sellers and more from Axis 360 using your Cabarrus County Public Library card. You can find help downloading the appropriate reading application for your device on the ebooks help page.
25,000 fiction, reference, scholarly, and professional books online.​
Encyclopedia Britannica Kids Online
Explore the most trusted online kids encyclopedia for homework help and general knowledge information on a variety of subjects. Perfect for students ages 8-plus. In-house Use and Remote Access.​
Encyclopedia Britannica Online
Explore the updated online encyclopedia from Encyclopedia Britannica with hundreds of thousands of articles, biographies, videos, images, and web sites. In-house Use and Remote Access​.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Searchable collection of online reference titles.​
Home Grown eBook Collection

​Over 1,200 fiction and non-fiction titles exclusively from North Carolina publishers.

Learning Express Library
Practice tests and self-paced courses for all learners. ASVAB, GED, GRE, SAT, resume/cover letter writing courses and more.​
Online books on a variety of topics including art, language learning, medical, health, history, and more.​
Open Library
A downloadable eBook collection with books contributed from libraries across the country. Create a username and password to borrow up to five books at a time.


Downloadable audio books from NC LIVE. For assistance using OneClickDigital, Help and tutorials are available.​


Digital File Naming Tutorial
The state library of NC introduces a short, easy-to-understand tutorial on file naming. Designed to help people take small steps to preserve their files, this four-part tutorial describes why file naming is important, how to change a file name, and the do's and dont's of file naming. These videos are part of a new series, Inform U, which will feature tutorials on digital preservation. Digital preservation means taking practical and conscious steps to keep digital files around for future access and use.
NC LIVE Video Collection
Online videos from PBS including Ken Burns', Masterpiece Theater, Scientific American, American Experience, and more.​