The library is closed until further notice due to the COVID-19 crisis, but staying home doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy many of the library’s resources. You may not be able to visit us right now, but you can still get access to books, magazines, movies, and virtual programs from your own living room. If you don’t already have a library card, you can sign up for a temporary digital card here.
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E-Books & Audio-Books
Download free eBooks and audiobooks, right to your tablet, phone, or computer using Overdrive! All you need is your library card.
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- Overdrive has children’s books and audiobooks, including popular titles like the Harry Potter series, Dork Diaries, and Big Nate.
- There are children’s magazines on RB Digital like Highlights and American Girl.
- Kanopy has a special section called “Kanopy Kids” full of fun, educational content for children. (Just click on “Go to Kanopy Kids” on the top navigation bar.)
- Additionally, TumbleBook Library has tons of interactive books and videos for children of all ages. Sign in here with your library card to get started. TumbleBook has also temporarily expanded their offerings to include other services like Teen Book Cloud and TumbleMath. To find out more, check out our Facebook post about it.
Finally, for up-to-date information about COVID-19, check out the Dutchess County Behavioral and Community Health site on the topic, the New York State Department of Health website, or the Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center