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Download Audio Books and eBooks!

...Anytime, Anywhere

It's Easy:
1. Browse
2. Check Out
3. Download


Enjoy titles on your computer, your eReader, MP3 player, or burn to CD!
All you need is your Library Card number and login!
Go to http://mississauga.lib.overdrive.com and start downloading now!

Help with E-Readers and E-Books
The following help sheets will guide you through the steps to borrow, download and enjoy e-books or e-audio books from the Library's OverDrive service. These include how to install the required software and access the e-books on your computer, e-reader, or portable device: www.mississauga.ca/portal/residents/overdrivehelpfiles


Heritage E-Books Collection

The Library is currently digitizing its Our Heritage Series of local history books. These are full text and fully searchable.

You may also purchase downloads of the Heritage series as they become available, watch for "Documents for Sale" on this page.

All of the following documents require Adobe Acrobat Reader to be installed on your computer. This software is free and available from the Adobe Website.



Books @ the Mississauga eStore

PDF versions of Mississauga Library System ebooks (including the Heritage Series) are available for purchase at the City of Mississauga eStore.



Documents for Download

The following books by Kathleen Hicks are available for download and read-only in their entirety.
Fully searchable using the Adobe search tool and the Table of Contents.
Clarkson and Its Many Corners - Download
Clarkson and Its Many Corners

Full Book: 1807-2000

By Section:
Book Covers
Prolegomenon
Part 1 1807-1850
Part 2 1851-1900
Part 3 1901-1950
Part 4 1951-2000
Dixie: Orchards to Industry by Kathleen Hicks
Dixie: Orchards to Industry

Full Book: 1805-2000

By Section:
Book Covers
Prolegomenon
Part 1 1805-1850
Part 2 1851-1900
Part 3 1901-1950
Part 4 1951-2000
Lakeview: Journey From Yesterday
Lakeview: Journey from Yesterday

Full Book: 1806-2000

By Section:
Book Covers
Bibliography and Index
Prolegomenon
Part 1 1806-1850
Part 2 1851-1900
Part 3 1901-1950 (6 parts):
Part1, Part2, Part3, Part4, Part5, Part6
Part 4 1951-2000 (4 parts):
Part1, Part2, Part3, Part4
Malton: Farms to Flying
Malton: Farms to Flying

Full Book: 1820-2000

By Section:
Book Covers
Prolegomenon
Part 1 1820-1850
Part 2 1851-1900
Part 3 1901-1950
Part 4 1951-2000
Meadowvale: Mills to Millennium
Meadowvale: Mills to Millennium

Full Book: 1819-2000

By Section:
Book Covers
Prolegomenon
Part 1 1819-1850
Part 2 1851-1900
Part 3 1901-1950
Part 4 1951-2000

The E-Books are available to the visually impaired, just follow these steps:
1. Plug in your earphones in your computer (unless you have speakers)
2. Open the PDF in Acrobat Reader.
3. Activate READ OUT LOUD: View Read Out Loud Activate Read Out Loud
4. Move to the page where you want to start reading.
5. Start reading: View Read Out Loud Read...
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