News & Magazines

Avon residents have several choices for downloadable and streaming collections. Apps are available for your device where noted. You can also find most of the titles in these collections in the library catalog.

Any questions? Call the Reference Desk at 860-673-9712 ext. 4 or email

  • Overdrive magazines

    Download current issues of dozens of popular magazines from the Overdrive website or via Libby, Overdrive’s e-book and e-audiobook app.  Unlimited simultaneous use, so no waiting!

  • Press Reader

    Access to more than 7,000 of the world’s top newspapers and magazines as soon as they are available on newsstand shelves. Avon cardholders, click SIGN IN and then choose LIBRARY OR GROUP.  Select Avon Free Public Library from the list and enter your library card number.  Trial Database (available until September 9)

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