The Grayslake Area Public Library District provides access to some subscription eMaterials for our patrons. This service is free 24/7 for Grayslake Area Library card holders only.
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Provides ratings and reviews, recommendations, and buying advice. Additional information includes brand reliability and user reviews, plus news, blogs, forums, and video content. Searchable sections include Cars, Home & Garden, Electronics, Babies & Kids, Money, Food, and Health.
The library subscribes to cloudLibrary, which provides access to ebooks on your Apple and Android devices as well as PCs. Username: The username is your library barcode number. Password: The password is the last 4 digits of your phone number or your pin if you changed it from your phone…
Scholastic BookFLIX is an online literacy resource for children in PreK-3 that pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning.
FreedomFLIX is an online resource that features dynamic e-books that include embedded popup features such as primary source videos and audio clips, dramatic readings of letters and first-hand accounts, virtual tour clips, and more for students in grades 4-up.
Freegal offers access to about 11 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists, and over 15,000 music videos. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 28,000 labels with music that originates in over 100 countries. All you need is your Grayslake library card and you…
Stream up to 5 videos, music, or audiobooks every month on your computer or mobile device.
Check out and download eAudiobooks, eBooks, and eVideos any time of the day or night from the comfort of your home. MyMediaMall, powered by Overdrive, allows users to download to a personal computer, as well as enjoy digital content on a wide array of devices including MP3 players, IPods, CDs,…
Downloadable audiobooks! Compatible with Android™ and all Apple® devices. Apple®, Android™, and Kindle Fire apps available. Live technical support at 1-877-77Audio. User-friendly site for a limited number of audiobooks.
Free classic ebooks. Project Gutenberg offers over 40,000 ebook whose copyright has expired.
An online resource that focuses on engaging subject-area content in science and social studies for students in grades 3-6.
e-books for e-kids! Have a story read to you, some in foreign languages too. Read a book, or play some games.
Love reading magazines? Try ZINIO, the library’s digital magazine collection. You can read the full-color, cover-to-cover issues as soon as they’re available–no waiting!
Kindles and Nooks
The library has a collection of Kindles and Nooks to check-out. Each eReader contains a few Fiction or Non-fiction bestsellers. The titles are listed in the library’s catalog. Search by “Kindle touch” or “Nook simple touch.”
- eReaders may be checked out for three weeks and cannot be renewed but may be reserved.
- Borrowers will need to present a drivers license in addiition to their library card at check-out.
- For Grayslake card holders only.