Digital Reading Resources
In today’s world, the book has gone beyond its roots as a bound paper volume. Now, books can be read (or listened to!) in a variety of formats, and are more portable than ever. The Schroon Lake Public Library’s collections go far beyond the shelves–check out what we’ve got in the digital world, too.
Overdrive If you’re looking for popular materials in digital format, this is the best place to start. Overdrive has thousands of titles in many versatile formats, so whether you’re a mystery reader, fiction fan, or just looking to browse what’s new, you’ll find something to enjoy here.
eBooks for Required Reading and Research In this section, you’ll find more information about digital resources that can help you discover and learn more about the world around you. Whether you want to learn something new or just write a report, you’ll find a wealth of information here.
One Click Digital is a downloadable audiobook service featuring thousands of titles from Recorded Books, a leading audiobook publisher and distributor. Schroon Lake Library card holders have access to hundreds of free audiobooks that can be downloaded and listened to on their computers, I-pad, iOS device, or many other android devices
Children’s Digital Resources –
- Storyline Online – listen to children’s stories read by your favorite TV personalities.
- We Give Books -has 198 books available for online reading in a flash player. Age range is from newborn to teens. Great selection of popular titles.
Portable Reading Did you know The Schroon Lake Public Library offers eReaders for check-out? Note that eReaders can only be checked out by those 18 years or older with an established Schroon Lake Public Library Card with no blocks. For further information and policies, inquire at the circulation desk.