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The Viking Library System subscription to OverDrive allows member library patrons to read/listen to thousands of Ebooks and audiobooks on their own devices. Tablets, phones, and dedicated reading devices can all access the books on OverDrive. Check it out today!
No library card? No problem. Sign up for an OverDrive Instant Digital Card for free using just your mobile phone number.
The Viking Library System subscription to hoopla gives library card holders access to downloadable audiobooks, movies, television, comics, Ebooks, and music. Up to 5 items may be checked out per month.
Available through August 31, 2020
TumbleBooks offers unlimited access to ebooks from any device. Books are available instantly, with no check-outs, holds, or downloads. On laptops, using Chrome is recommended.
TumbleBook Library: Ebooks for children in kindergarten-grade 6
TumbleMath: Math Ebooks for children in kindergarten-grade 6
TeenBookCloud: Ebooks for teens in grades 7-12
AudioBookCloud: Audiobooks for all ages
RomanceBookCloud: A collection of Romance novels for adults
Available for a limited time
The site includes hundreds of audiobooks for kids and families with a mix of education, entertainment, and general-interest titles, from classic to contemporary. The collection includes classics like Winnie the Pooh, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Aladdin, Jane Eyre, and The Call of the Wild.
Listeners can access the site from their computers, tablets and smartphones and enjoy selections in six languages – English, Spanish, French, Italian, German and Japanese.
There’s no log in and no need to be an Audible member.
ELM (eLibrary Minnesota) gives Minnesota residents online access to magazine, journal, newspaper, and encyclopedia articles, Ebooks, and other information resources. ELM provides information on a vast array of topics, including consumer information, arts and humanities, current events, health, science, social science, politics, business, and more.
READ LOCAL! Ebooks Minnesota is an online Ebook collection for all Minnesotans. The collection covers a wide variety of subjects for readers of all ages, and features content from our state's independent publishers, including some of our best literature and nonfiction.
Ebooks Minnesota is a joint project of Minitex and the Minnesota Department of Education, State Library Services. The collection was made possible in part by funding from the Minnesota Department of Education through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
MN Writes MN Reads is a project of Minnesota public libraries that connects local authors with local readers.
Interested in getting your novel, memoir, poetry collection, or children’s book into ebook and print-ready formats? Pressbooks is an easy-to-use, online tool that allows you to create professional-quality versions of your book in ePUB, MOBI, PDF, and more formats. Start your publishing project by creating an account in Pressbooks today!
The MyHeritage database includes birth, death and marriage records from 48 countries, the complete U.S. and U.K. censuses, immigration, military and tombstone records and more than 2 billion family tree profiles. Due to the ongoing content contributions by individual users, the database grows at an average pace of more than 1 million records each day.
MyHeritage Library Edition focuses on people-based records, which contain information about both everyday people and prominent individuals across societies and periods of time. This emphasis, plus the strength of the index, enables users to access information both about specialized topics (regions, time periods) as well as social, cultural, and political trends