eBook and eAudiobook Resources

On this page:

  • Our Resources (Temporary and Permanent Library Resources)
  • Free Book, Website, and Book Club Resources
  • Podcasts
  • Apps
  • Social Media

There is no doubt that these times present many challenges, but they also present great opportunities! If you’ve never tried an eBook or eAudiobook because you prefer a physical copy, you’re not alone; however now is an excellent time to start using these wonderful resources.

The Grey Highlands Public Library can provide you with excellent options in this area, which will be highlighted here in addition to being featured throughout our site. These resources range from websites to apps to social media posts, so there’s something here for everyone.

Our Resources

The Grey Highlands Public Library website already offers select eResources allowing you to sample and borrow a range of eBook and eAudiobook titles. These include RBDigital, OverDrive, Novelist Plus, and Britannica. We also now have a new temporary subscription to Tumble Books!

As well, we have a Temporarily Available Resources post, a Parent/Teacher post, a Genealogy post and Mental Health post highlighting other kinds of online resources.

Additional Online Resources

While it is always advisable to check the credibility of online sites, there is no doubt that the internet is a vast repository of information. Luckily, when it comes to finding things to do when isolated, that means that there are plenty of options available to you. Below is a list of even more eBook and eAudiobook related resources you can check out.

Free Book, Website & Book Club Resources

Podcasts

Apps

  • Libby – Allows you to access your OverDrive materials (login with library card)
  • Audible – Download free trial, get one free audiobook.
  • Amazon Kindle – Browse and read books, audiobooks, magazines and comics.
  • Volumes – Find and sample audiobooks, access exclusive giveaways.

Social Media