Overdrive | Freegal | Databases | New Book Alerts | AR Point Finder | Our App


Makes available eBooks, audiobooks, and more to our users with the digital lending library.  Apps are available for every major device, Kindle compatibility and OverDrive Read.


Over 7 million songs are available from ten thousand labels including the labels of Sony Music Entertainment. Patrons may stream up to 3 hours of music per day, and may download (completely free!) up to 5 songs per week.

Flipster Digital Magazines:

Check out digital copies of our nearly 150 magazine titles, right from your mobile device or tablet! Flipster features magazines from our regular print collection, as well as additional titles!

Gale Courses:

Gale Courses deliver hundreds of engaging, instructor-led online courses focused on professional development, technology skills, and personal enrichment to transform lives and foster positive changes in our community.


We are pleased to offer databases to our card-holding customers as a “remote” library service. Anyone following the will be asked to enter their library card number in order to gain access to the relevant databases. If you enter your library card number, and experience any difficulty getting to the information you need, please contact us.

New Book Alerts:

New Book Alerts is a free online service that showcases the newest titles purchased by your local 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 “check catalog” to place a hold on the item right away.

AR Point Finder:

You can search for book titles based on authors, topics, or titles of books. Just type what you want to search for in the blank field above and click Go. You will then be able to sort your search results, select book titles to add to your AR BookBag, print a list of your search results, or start a new search.

Our App:

The Alexandrian Public Library app of Mount Vernon, Indiana features our SirsiDynix iBistro catalog, your account view, Calendar of Events, downloadable eBooks, easy access to our databases, a simple way to contact APL, our Facebook page and more! We are here for you no matter where you go!