Books & Literature Online Library Resources

 ICON library card = Open access at the Main Library and Ellettsville Branch or at home with a library card number.

 ICON mcpl = Accessible only at Main Library and Ellettsville Branch.

 ICON reader = Accessible anywhere without a library card.


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Audiobook Downloads

 ICON library card -- Go to the Indiana Digital Media website to download FREE audiobooks to play on your digital device or copy to a CD.

Books & Literature, Downloadable Kids, Teens, Adults
AudioBookCloud

Reader icon -- Listen online to audio books in many different categories: fiction, non-fiction, classics and even Spanish language audio books! Thousands of titles, including selections for children, are always available, and there's no need to download. Just browse, click, listen.

Books & Literature Kids, Teens, Adults
Children's Literature Comprehensive Database

logo -- Provides extensive information about children's books, video and audio recordings, and other media. Records includes official cataloging data, subject terms, and annotations, plus information provided by various Reading Measurement Programs. In addition, CLCD contains full-text reviews of children's books. Search by genre, age-level recommendations and more.

Books & Literature, Education, Reader's Advisory Adults
E-Reference Library

card -- Access thousands of pages in hundreds of eBooks 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Print, email and download articles.

Books & Literature, Downloadable, Education, Legal Teens, Adults
eBooks

 ICON library card -- Checkout and download eBooks to read on your digital devices.  eBooks are available from the 3M Cloud Library and the Indiana Digital Media website from Overdrive.

Books & Literature, Downloadable Kids, Teens, Adults
eSequels.com

card -- eSequels is an online guide to series fiction that is current and complete so you can find the newest title by your favorite author or spot a title that you may have missed. Novels are listed in the correct reading sequence so you can begin at the beginning . Character, location and subject are indexed as well as author and title. Brief annotations are provided that describe each title without "giving away" any surprise endings.

Books & Literature, Reader's Advisory Teens, Adults
IUCAT

reader -- Holdings of the Indiana University Libraries. IUCAT may be used by anyone.

Books & Literature, Local Information Teens, Adults
Novelist Plus

card -- Fiction and non-fiction recommendations for a wide range of adult, teen and child reading interests as well as book reviews, author read-alikes, theme-oriented book lists, book discussion guides, book talks, and feature articles. mobile access

Books & Literature, Reader's Advisory Kids, Teens, Adults
TumbleBookCloud

reader -- A collection of videos and chapter books in categories which include: Ebooks, Read-Alongs, Graphic Novels, Videos (from National Geographic!), and Audio Books suitable for middle school and high school grades.

Books & Literature Kids, Teens
TumbleBookCloud, Jr.

reader -- TumbleBookCloud junior is a collection of videos and chapter books in categories which include: Ebooks, Read-Alongs, Graphic Novels, Videos (from National Geographic!), and Audio Books, designed specifically for kids in grades two to six.

Books & Literature Kids
TumbleBookLibrary

Reader icon -- TumbleBooks is an online collection of animated, talking picture books, including some early reader, chapter books and bilingual titles. Also features videos on nonfiction topics and puzzles and games for children.

 

Books & Literature Kids
WorldCat

card -- WorldCat is a worldwide union catalog created and maintained collectively by more than 9,000 member institutions. With millions of online records built from the bibliographic and ownership information of contributing libraries, it is the largest and most comprehensive database of its kind.

Books & Literature Teens, Adults