Borrow an E-Reader

Borrowers must be at least 18 years old with a CW MARS library card in good standing.

Option 1:
Read Popular Books



WHATKindle Paperwhite e-readers* – pre-loaded with popular titles
HOW LONG – 3 week loan (no renewals)
WHY – To get you popular books quicker!
HOW – Call the Jones Library Reference Desk at 413-259-3096

* e-readers with a black & white e-ink touch screen and a built-in light

Recently Added Titles


  • The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett
  • The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah
  • The Code Breaker by Walter Isaacson
  • Caste: The Origins of our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson
  • Hamnet by Maggie O'Farrell
  • Win by Harlan Coben
  • A Promised Land by Barack Obama
  • These Fevered Days: Ten Pivotal Moments in the Making of Emily Dickinson by Martha Ackmann
  • The Dutch House by Ann Patchett
  • Olive, Again by Elizabeth Strout
  • Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland by Patrick Radden Keefe
  • Such a Fun Age by Kiley Reid
  • Agent Running in the Field by John Le Carré
  • The Water Dancer by Ta-Nehisi Coates
  • Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
  • On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong
  • The Pioneers by David McCullough
  • Spying on the South by Tony Horwitz
  • City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert
  • Maybe You Should Talk to Someone by Lori Gottlieb
  • Becoming by Michelle Obama
  • Transcription by Kate Atkinson
  • How to Change Your Mind by Michael Pollan
  • Unsheltered by Barbara Kingsolver
  • There There by Tommy Orange
  • The Overstory by Richard Powers
  • Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover
  • I'll Be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara
  • View a complete list of pre-loaded titles

Option 2:
Borrow Digital Books from OverDrive



WHATKobo Aura One e-readers* — NOT pre-loaded with titles
HOW LONG – 3 week loan (no renewals)
WHY – To borrow and read digital books from OverDrive
HOW – Call the Jones Library Reference Desk at 413-259-3096

* e-readers with a black & white e-ink touch screen and a built-in light

The North Amherst and Munson Memorial libraries also have e-readers & tablets to lend. Please call them for details.