Ethiopian Digital Library is a model digital library designed and managed by Maedot Educational Technologies. The library has a well organized digital catalog and over 40,000 collections acquired through gift, purchase and available common domain books. You can try the richness of our Model Digital Library System by becoming a member. 


Powerful search engine

It helps you to easily search and download or read your books in a matter of seconds.

New Book Request

You can digitally request a purchase of a book which is not available in the library collection.

dewey decimal catalog

Our library is organized in Dewey Decimal Classification system. You can search under the ten major classes.

16/7 support

You will be provided with free technical support for 16 hours everyday on your membership and payment issues.


We have a digital collection of more than 40,000 books, journals and periodicals ready for download.

citation guide

You can copy and paste the automatically generated Citation and bibliography styles for your research.

Choose membership plan


Trial Plan
Birr 0
/ Per month
  • 1 User account
    1 Year Free access
     Access to Limited Collections
    Individual Membership
    24/7 Free Support
    Free cancellation


Individual Plan
Birr 5 / Per month
  • 1 User account
    Individual Membership
  • Read and Download access to over 40,000 collections
  •  24/7 Free Support
  • Free Cancellation

Premium Plus

Group Plan
Birr 10 / Per month
  •  Up to 10 User Accounts
    Group Membership
    Read and Download access to over 40,000 collections
    24/7 Free Support
    Free Cancellation

If you own books or research articles, please donate to us and share among EDL members. In return, reward yourself with a Free Premium membership to our Library. Just Click the button and attache the digital file.

Frequently asked questions

Library automation system is a computer application which is designed to automatically execute the daily routines of any library. The features of our applications include digital cataloging,  Catalog card generation, call number and bar-code generation, members management and ID card generation as well as inventory management. The system also facilitates the collection and sharing of digital collections in multiple formatting including PDF, Images, videos and microfilms. 

Our application does not have one single price for all institutions and purposes. If you want get unlimited access to our digital collection, you can become a premium member just for 10 Birr. However, the minimum development and deployment cost for a small and medium size library is between 10,000 to 20,000 Birr, which you can either pay it at one or can pay as you go (monthly). If you want the product please feel free to contact our marketing department at support@maedots.com.

Yes, anyone can use the application without a special training. However, for optimal usage it is recommended you may have the basic understanding of how library works. Nevertheless, as he application is user friendly, anyone can use it without any library experience.

If you want to use the free standard membership for one year you have to email at library@maedots.com or call at one of the phone numbers listed at the bottom of this page.

Yes, you can cancel your membership anytime for any reason. Just contact us. But, you need to read the cancellation policy as the conditions are different according to the membership type.

Yes, you can change your membership anytime for any reason. Just contact us.

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