Borrow E-Readers & Tablets

Borrowers must be at least 18 years old with a C/W 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 – Come by the Jones Library Reference Desk or call 413-259-3096

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

Recently Added Titles


  • The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
  • The Girls by Emma Cline
  • Hillbilly Elegy by J. D. Vance
  • The Black Widow by Daniel Silva
  • I Contain Multitudes by Ed Yong
  • Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
  • American Heiress by Jeffrey Toobin
  • View a complete list of pre-loaded titles
Option 2:
Test-Drive a Device


WHAT – A selection of devices, pre-loaded with books & more
HOW LONG – 1 week loan (1 renewal is possible)
WHY – To see if you like reading on an e-reader!
HOW – Come by the Jones Library Reference Desk or call 413-259-3096

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