eBooks and Downloadable Audiobooks

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Read Alberta eBooks
PLSB has partnered with the Book Publishers Association of Alberta (BPAA) to make over 1,000 Alberta-published eBooks available to readers across the province. These eBooks can now be borrowed through the Cantook Station platform on public library websites.
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cloudLibrary 
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ffers downloadable eBooks and audiobooks to read and listen to online or on your favourite device. No late fees as the books automatically delete themselves when the due date is up.
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hoopla
Offers eBooks, downloadable audiobooks, music, movies and TV shows all in one great application online or on your device. Patrons must create an account to access this service. Limit of 5 borrowed items per month with no holds or late fees! This app also has a kid-friendly feature that can be turned on.
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Overdrive
Offers downloadable eBooks and audiobooks to read and listen to online or on your favourite device. Check out up to 10 titles and have up to 10 titles on hold. No late fees as the books automatically delete themselves when the due date is up. eBooks are not limited to text only, find graphic novels and read along books too
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Overdrive Kids eReading Room

The Kids eReading Room is part of Overdrive and collects titles for kids 0-12 years of age.
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TumbleBooks

TumbleBooks offers animated and narrated story books, narrated eBooks, traditional eBooks and graphic novels for kids, preK to grade 8. Animated eBooks available in read along formats, chapter books, games and puzzles and language learning in both French and Spanish. Read instantly with no holds!
 
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World Book: Early World of Learning
World Book: Early World of Learning helps children learn to read while having fun! Play games to help facilitate learning in both English and Spanish. Practice reading skills with popular nursery rhymes and fairytales.
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Stuck on what to read next? Try Novelist Plus K-8 for children and young adult recommendations or Novelist Plus for adult content including book clubs! A great online resource where you set up a profile and get great recommendations when you need them.


Visit our eResources Help Page for brochures to get you started.