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  • eBooks and Audio Books
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  • Online Book Club
  • New Book Alerts
  • Next Good Book
  • Zinio Digital Magazines

ebooksLOGOResized The Cape May County Library offers a variety of eBooks and Audiobooks. This includes exclusive subscriptions available just for CMCL Patrons. Click Here and browse thousands of titles.

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New Book Alerts190An online service that showcases the newest titles purchased by the library. You can select to receive alerts via email and/or RSS feeds. If you see a new title that you are interested in, just click "borrow" to place a hold on the item right away. Click Here to check it out.

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