NOTE: As of October 1, 2020, RBdigital e-audios are no longer available. Check out our other e-audio collections!


Enjoy these free e-audio options with your JHLS library card and PIN.

Click below for an explanation of each service.

Free Audiobooks from Overdrive

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To start downloading audiobooks, you must have a current, unexpired library card and a four-digit PIN in your patron record. Need help renewing your card or choosing a PIN? Please stop by your local library branch.

If you have problems downloading titles, you can access the extensive Overdrive help section at

Need a library card? Library cards are free to all persons who live or own property in Hinds County. Non-resident cards are available for $25.00 a year for a single person or $50.00 a year for families.

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Free Audiobooks from hoopla

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Thanks to the support of the Mississippi Library Commission, the current hoopla offerings for JHLS were expanded in March 2020 to include more than 82,000 e-audios. This is in addition to the 319,000+ e-books that have been available since September 2019.
hoopla has a very nice selection of e-audios, so download your favorite titles to listen to when commuting, exercising, etc. 
NOTE: There is still a three-item limit, so it is not three e-books and three e-audios, but three items total.

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Here are links to other pages where you can access free e-audios: – More than 100,000 options

LibriVox – Free public domain audiobooks
OpenCulture – 1,000 audiobooks, mostly classics
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