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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Have you been looking for classical music? Opera? or Dance? We’ve got you covered! Grayslake Library now has access to! has the largest catalog of classical music videos, documentaries, concerts, and master classes. Please visit and use the passcode: grayslake20 to access the database. Available until May 2.

BookPage Magazine

BookPage Magazine is currently offering open access to the digital April 2020 issue! Please click on the link to read the current issue of the magazine.

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BookFlix is an online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks with related nonfiction eBooks to build a love of reading and learning. BookFlix reinforces early reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration.



cloudLibrary lets you enjoy ebooks and audiobooks on your computer and mobile devices. The cloudLibrary catalog includes a broad selection of titles, with the option of eBooks and eAudiobooks. Our largest selection of new titles is available here. cloudLibrary requires a GAPL library card.

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Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports is an independent, nonprofit organization that provides you with unbiased reports on a variety of products. For over 80 years, Consumer Reports has provided product testing and ratings, research, and investigative journalism to help you to make better, more informed purchasing choices. Available on the library’s WiFi for all patrons. Available to GAPL cardholders remotely.


Digital Library

Digital Library (formerly MyMediaMall) is a digital media service that offers downloadable and streaming eBooks and eAudiobooks that can be accessed 24/7. Thousands of titles, for both adults and children, are available. These books can be downloaded or streamed to your computer, MP3 player, tablet, or smartphone. All books are automatically returned so you incur no late fees! Digital Library of Illinois requires a Grayslake Library card.

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Flipster is a next-generation magazine service that allows people to browse digital versions of the latest issues of popular magazines, courtesy of the library.



FreedomFlix features all of the Scholastic Cornerstones of Freedom titles online to help students improve literacy skills as they build their knowledge about history and government. Each title comes with related content and primary sources featuring videos, audio, images, and text.



Hoopla is a digital media service that offers tons of titles, which may include audiobooks, movies, ebooks, television shows, music albums, and comics depending on your library’s subscription. Instead of having holds and wait periods, you can borrow titles anytime you want. You may borrow up to 5 titles per calendar month. Hoopla requires a GAPL library card

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Kanopy is a streaming service with access to thousands of films, documentaries, and television shows. It includes selections from the Criterion Collection, The Great Courses, film festival winners, independent directors, and much more. 

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Project Gutenberg

Project Gutenberg offers over 58,000 free eBooks. Choose among free epub and Kindle eBooks, download them or read them online. You will find the world’s great literature here, with focus on older works for which U.S. copyright has expired. Thousands of volunteers digitized and diligently proofread the eBooks, for enjoyment and education.


RB Digital

RBdigital is an application for desktop and mobile devices that can give you access to various types of media. You have access to eAudiobooks and Magazines! Within the RBdigital app, you can browse, Check-out, and read/listen to titles. RBdigital requires a GAPL library card.

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TrueFlix offers the award-winning True Books content to help students build literacy skills as they learn about a variety of subjects. All of the True Book titles are accompanied by related content and primary sources featuring videos, audio, images, and text.


TumbleBook Library

TumbleBook Library is a collection of animated talking picture books for children. TumbleBook Library’s collection includes a variety of books such as children’s audiobooks and read-along books, graphic novels, math stories, nonfiction books, titles in foreign languages, and educator resources.