MaineHealth Lending Library

No matter where you live, MaineHealth makes it easy to get the information you need to make smart health decisions for you and your loved ones. We invite you to browse our online library of:

  • Health and wellness books
  • DVDs
  • eBooks and audiobooks

Ready to borrow an item from the library? It’s free and easy:

There are many books available — from healthy cooking to end-of-life care and everything in between.

Physical Books

  1. Browse books and other items you can borrow here.
  2. Let us know which books you’d like to borrow. You can borrow up to 4 at a time. You can:
    • Email us
    • Call us at 1-866-609-5183
    • Request the book online by clicking the “Status” of the book you want.
  3. We will mail your requested items to you with a postage-paid envelope.
  4. Return your borrowed items in 3 weeks using the pre-paid envelope.

eBooks and Audiobooks

  1. Browse e-books, audiobooks and more here.
  2. Email or call us at 1-866-609-5183 to get your library card number and password. We will need your email, mailing address and phone number.
  3. Download the books to your device. They will automatically return after three weeks but you may return them early to free up space in your account and allow others to borrow them.

Technical Assistance

Need help downloading books to your device? Click to learn more about OverDrive, the app you can use to borrow and enjoy digital titles from our library. The OverDrive app is available for Android, Chromebooks, iOS, Fire tablets, and Windows 8/10. Learn More

For Providers

Are you a provider looking for clinical resources? The Maine Medical Center Library & Knowledge Services Department provides technical and content expertise in support of patient care, education and research. Learn More

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