We’re happy to let you know that Comics and eBooks are now available on Hoopla! From Ghostbusters and Garfield, to Sons of Anarchy and Dr. Who, we’ve got illustrated entertainment for comic lovers of all ages. If you’re not familiar with Hoopla, here’s a quick summary: *Audiobooks, movies, TV shows, music (full albums), eBooks, and comics for all ages. *You can borrow 20 items/month. *What you see is what you get; every...Read more
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Ebsco E-booksYou’ll find reference materials and a broad range of nonfiction topics, including business, computer and information technology, literature, medicine and general science, as well as fiction titles. Ebsco E-AudiobooksYou’ll find a selection of nonfiction and fiction titles for your listening pleasure but do not look here for the newest bestsellers. Gale Virtual Reference LibraryThis is a huge collection of encyclopedias, dictionaries, biographical reports and other nonfiction research materials appropriate...Read more
Notice: Effective April 10, 2014, the OverDrive Media Console (OMC) mobile app for BlackBerry will no longer be available to download on BlackBerry, BlackBerry 10, and Playbook devices. BlackBerry users with the app installed prior to April 10 will be able to continue downloading eBooks and audiobooks via OMC. However, no further development or testing will be dedicated to it. In the past year, OMC for BlackBerry has experienced a...Read more
Don’t know which database is best for your question? Try one of these: EHIS: Search Everything (Searches most of our databases at once) Explora; Explora Canada; Explora Children’s Library ► BOOKS & AUTHORS Academic OneFile AudioBookCloud Ebsco E-Audiobooks Hoopla eAudiobooks (app also available in the Apple store or as an Android app). InfoTrac Student (High School) Literature Resource Centre Overdrive: Audiobooks; eBooks; eReading Room for Teens; eReading Room for Kids...Read more
This Saturday marks the third anniversary of Little Free Library as a non-profit organization. In honour of this celebration Little Free Library is asking that people donate books to their local LFL. And, if you do so, you might as well have some fun! Take a picture of yourself dropping off books in the libraries and post it with #givebooks on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram for your chance to win...Read more
In case you missed it, the Big Library Read is back! Big Library Read is an online global book club coordinated by Overdrive, where customers from libraries all over the world have simultaneous access to the same eBook at the same time – no waitlists or holds! It is typically offered 3-4 times/year. This time around we are reading Shakespeare Saved My Life: Ten Years in Solitary with the Bard, by...Read more