Let Pages Take You Places!
During this time of social distancing, books, ebooks, and audiobooks are able to inspire us in many ways, distract us from being safe at home, and engage our brains in ways expanding beyond the walls of our homes.
If you have your library card, please visit our Electronic Resources page to gain access to Libby/Overdrive for books, ebooks, audiobooks, magazines and more. You can also utilize Freegal to access music resources. We also have Safari to access textbooks and skill learning materials. LearningExpressLibrary has academic and career related resources to prepare for testing, career placement and more. The page has more resources to local newspapers, databases, access to genealogy materials for building your family tree, children’s resources and ebooks, and much more!
All Massachusetts residents can register for a Boston Public Library ecard and we encourage you to sign up and access their eletronic resources today!
Don’t have a library card?
That’s okay. We’ve compiled a listing of resources that allow you to access currently or always free e-resources for use during social distancing. If you have access to Apple, GooglePlay, Kindle, Kobo, Nook and others check out their stores to see what might be available for free.
Free TumbleBooks Resources – ebooks and audiobooks
www.TumbleBookLibrary.com – K-6 children’s ebook database
Direct Link: https://www.tumblebooklibrary.com/auto_login.aspx?U=tumble735&P=books
www.TumbleMath.com – K-6 math ebook database
Direct Link: https://www.tumblemath.com/autologin.aspx?U=tumble2020&P=A3b5c6
www.TeenBookCloud.com – gr 7-12 ebook database
Direct Link: https://www.teenbookcloud.com/autologin.aspx?U=tumble2020&P=A3b5c6
Sesame Street releases 110 free ebooks
https://www.sesamestreet.org/caring – download to your preferred device
For all ages
Internet Archive’s Open Library has a large number of items open until June 30, 2020 in a variety of genres and age groups
Project Gutenberg is a library of over 60,000 free eBooks. Choose among free epub and Kindle eBooks, download them or read them online. You will find the world’s great literature here, with focus on older works for which U.S. copyright has expired.
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare: MIT has made available all of Shakespeare’s comedies, tragedies, and histories.
ManyBooks is a site that curates classic books and provides a library of free and discounted fiction ebooks for people to download and enjoy.
PDFBooksWorld is a high quality resource for free PDF books, which are digitized version of books attained the public domain status. Our mission is to transform the most popular works of legendary authors to modern reading room. They publish pdf books on many subjects for readers of all ages including Fiction, Non-Fiction, Academic and Children’s writings.
www.AudioBookCloud.com – all ages audio book database
Direct Link: https://www.audiobookcloud.com/autologin.aspx?U=tumble2020&P=A3b5c6
Happy Hunting for your next read! If you are experiencing any issues, please call or email us with your questions that we’ll be happy to help.