Generally, our e-book and audiobook collections are restricted to Middlebury College community members with valid Middlebury user IDs and passwords. However, a few of collections are accessible from public computers on campus. In these cases, you'll have an option of logging in as a "guest user." As a guest, you will have access to tens of thousands of e-books for a 24-hour loan period.
For the large majority of our e-books, you'll need only a web browser and Internet connection. information about printing and downloading ebooks can be found in the sections for specific packages.
Here's a short list of free software downloads that will let you read e-books on your desktop or laptop: