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Available through NCLive, ABC-CLIO contains history and literature e-books, including the series Daily Life, Critical Companions, Literature in Context, as well as American Slavery: A Composite Autobiography.
eBooks on EBSCOhost
eBooks on EBSCOhost is available through NCLive. It contains over 26,000 fiction, reference, scholarly, and professional books online.
Books & Literature through NC LIVE
NC LIVE has a collection of Books & Literature databases including African American Poetry; eBrary Academic and Public Library Complete; Faber Poetry; Literature Resource Center; Twentieth Century African American, American, and English Poetry.
Home Grown eBooks through NC LIVE
NC LIVE also has a collection of more than 1,000 "Home Grown" eBooks from a variety of North Carolina publishers. Includes popular and scholarly nonfiction, novels by well-known NC authors, and award-winning short fiction and poetry. Access to these eBooks are through BiblioBoard. Patrons will need to create an account to access some parts of BiblioBoard.
MyiLibrary MyiLibrary is an electronic platform that offers library users access to some of the most topical and current e-books available today. You can access a wide range of research, reference, and reading materials online from any location. In addition, you may be able to download entire e-books and transfer them to your favorite e-reader device.
Also available through NCLive, OneClick digital contains downloadable eAudiobooks and eBooks on a variety of topics, including language learning, history, biography, classic literature, and more. Compatible with most iPods and Windows Media Audio (WMA) compatible MP3 players.
Open Library Open Library account holders can borrow up to to five e-books
from the growing collection of mainly 20th century titles available now. Each title can be borrowed by one patron at once, and you can read it in a web browser or in Adobe Digital Editions as a PDF or e-Pub. The checkout period for these books is two weeks.
TumbleBookCloud Junior TumbleBookCloud junior is a collection of videos and chapter books in categories which include: e-books, read-alongs, graphic novels, videos (from National Geographic), and audio books suitable for elementary grades.
Learn more about TumbleBooks for kids. Designed for everyone from infants to teenagers, this new form of “entertainment-education” helps kids discover the joy of reading by introducing books in a format they love - electronic story books. Tumblebooks combines the tradition of a good storyline with animation, sound, music, and narration in different formats: story books, online audio books, interactive games, puzzles, and quizzes. Age-appropriate selections range from easy readers to chapter books, young adult selections, non-fiction titles, Spanish and French language learners, and 60 foreign language titles in Spanish, French, Russian, and Chinese. Just click on the link above to get started!
TumbleBookCloud TumbleBookCloud is a collection of videos and chapter books in categories which include: e-books, read-alongs, graphic novels, videos (from National Geographic), and audio books suitable for middle school and high school grades. The books feature adjustable text sizes, full narration, and a read-along function, which highlights text as it is read. These features make TumbleBookCloud a great tool for reluctant readers and ESL students. Plus, all these options can be switched to manual, so readers can read at their own pace. Also, teachers can take advantage of lesson plans and quizzes that accompany the books.
AudioBookCloud AudioBookCloud: Your Online Audio Library - is an online audio book library collection for public libraries. The collection contains 1,000 books! A subscription to AudioBookCloud gives your patrons / students unlimited remote access to your audio book collection.