Instantly available to read in your browser online, find full-text e-books for both learners of all ages: includes DK Eyewitness books, travel guides, Business Plan Handbooks and more.
Full-text poems, short stories, novels, essays, speeches, and plays, plus biographies, summaries and more.
There are over 1000 ebooks representing 24 Alberta-based publishers available to read on the Cantook Station platform. Courtesy of the Public Library Services Branch and the Book Publishers Association of Alberta.
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eBooks For Kids
Animated read-along storybooks and videos for early learners, their caregivers and educators. For best results use Chrome or Edge. Not supported by IE11.
Children’s eBooks and eAudiobooks to read or listen to on your computer, or download to your mobile device.
Libby is OverDrive's new eReader app: an easy way to read or download thousands of free eBooks and eAudiobooks.
Search Study Buddy to find eBooks and articles on everything from art to science and sports. Study Buddy is designed for ages 6 and up, and is filled with information selected by experts from these sources. Get started with your Library card.
Animated read-along story books, and games for young children, their parents and teachers.
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