Books & Literature

Alliance Digital Media – “Overdrive”

Check out and download audiobooks and ebooks to your computer, tablet, ereader, or smartphone.

Overdrive is no longer supported by Blackberry.

Access Alliance Digital Media here.

AudioBookCloud

Listen to your favorite audio books with just a click of a button.  Listen to books in many different categories, including fiction, non-fiction, childrens, classics, and even Spanish language.  Books are always available and never on hold.

Access AudioBookCloud here.

Bloom’s Literary Reference Online

This resource contains more than 20,000 critical essays from over 500 literary journals and 2,300 scholarly and critical books, including 700 titles published by Bloom’s Literary Criticism and Facts On File. Also included in the database are more than 13,000 biographies, 45,000 character entries, 5,000 synopses of literary works and hundreds of images and videos.

Access Bloom’s Literary Reference Online here.

BookFlix

Scholastic BookFlix is a new online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning. The engaging way to link fact and fiction, BookFlix reinforces early reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration.

Access BookFlix here.

eSequels

The online guide to series fiction.

Access eSequels.com here.

Freading

Freading offers thousands of downloadable eBooks with absolutely no waiting lists!  All of their books are available at all times.

We’re sorry, but Freading eBooks are not compatible with the Kindle.  For Kindle-compatible books, please use our Overdrive eBook service.

You’ll need your NPL PIN in order to log in to Freading.  Find out more about your PIN here.

Access Freading here.

Google Books

Search thousands of full text books, preview the first several pages of lots of popular titles, and even download full versions of books in the public domain for free.  E-books are also available for purchase.

Access Google Books here.

Next Reads

Enjoy annotated introductions to new books, old favorites, and buried treasures!

Sign up for newsletters to bring you lists of great books in your favorite genres.

Access Next Reads here.

NoveList

Provides enhanced subject access to over 70,000 fiction titles and contains over 1,000 subject oriented booklists and complete lists for over 150 book awards.

Access NoveList here.

NoveList K-8

Provides enhanced subject access to over 70,000 fiction titles and contains over 1,000 subject oriented booklists and complete lists for over 150 book awards.

Access NoveList K-8 here.

OneClickdigital – Recorded Books

Check out and download audiobooks 24 hours a day!

Need help? You can email support@oneclickdigital.com.

Access OneClickdigital here.

Overdrive – “Alliance Digital Media”

Check out and download audiobooks and ebooks to your computer, tablet, ereader, or smartphone.

Overdrive is no longer supported by Blackberry.

Access Overdrive here.

Oxford English Dictionary

An unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of 600,000 words— past and present—from across the English-speaking world.

Access Oxford English Dictionary here.

PebbleGo

PebbleGo is the award winning PreK-3 database for reading and research. The PebbleGo databases make learning and improving reading and research skills fun, building on children’s interest. PebbleGo offers five databases: PebbleGo Animals, PebbleGo Biographies, PebbleGo Dinosaurs, PebbleGo Science, and PebbleGo Social Studies. Databases are simple to navigate and offer key reading supports such as read-along audio and word-by-word highlighting.

Access PebbleGo here.

TumbleBooks

Kids, enjoy audiobooks, read-alongs, puzzles and games, language learning, and more.

Access TumbleBooks here.

TumbleTalkingBooks – AudioBookCloud

TumbleTalkingBooks is now AudioBookCloud.

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Zinio

Access full magazines like Consumer Reports, ESPNForbesNational GeographicNewsweekPopular Mechanics, Rolling StoneUS Weekly, and many more from your computer, phone, or tablet!

No wait lists and no checkout periods!

Access Zinio here.

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