Our eBook list includes everything from websites that are free to the general public to resources available only to Upper Moreland Free Public Library Cardholders. Our legend will help you determine which resources you can access!
(PA) = All Pennsylvania Library Cardholders
(MC) = Patrons with a Montgomery County Card
(UMFPL) = Upper Moreland Cardholders ONLY
(F) = Free suggested resources
Zinio for Libraries (MC)
The Montgomery County library system and UMFPL now offer more than 100 digital magazine subscriptions available for patrons to download for free. Full content, No waiting lists, no lending periods! Get started by opening your Zinio account today!
Overdrive downloadable eBooks and Audiobooks (MC)
A leading full-service digital distributor of eBook & audiobooks. From the classics to bestsellers to self-help with over 1,000 eBooks and more than 4,000 audiobooks! Download titles 24 hours a day from your home computer. Many titles can be transferred to compatible audio and eBook devices.
Freading – eBooks for libraries (UMFPL)
An extensive and well-rounded collection offering hundreds of thousands of titles that can be read anywhere, on many difference devices. With this service there is guaranteed access to every item in their collection–there are never any waits and no need to place holds. Plus Apple and Andriod apps to take your books with you on the go!
An online collection of TumbleBooks, animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they’ll love. TumbleBooks are created by taking existing picture books, adding animation, sound, music and narration to produce and electronic procure book which you can read, or have read to you.
Scholastic – BookFlix via PowerLibrary (PA)
An online literacy resource that pairs classic fictional video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic. BookFlix reinforces core reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration.
eBooks on EBSCOhost via PowerLibrary (PA)
Electronic books (eBooks) are available through this link. eBooks are full text searchable and available for use on personal computers in online formats.
Project Gutenberg (F)
Offers over 36,000 free ebooks to download to your PC, Kindle, Android, iOS or other portable device. Choose between ePub, Kindle, HTML and simple text formats ebooks,