Ebooks, Eaudiobooks and Emagazines
Audible Free Audiobook Collection – Audible has created a new temporary collection of FREE audiobooks for ALL ages available through their website. Includes some material in world languages.
Axis 360 – The New Jersey State Library selected Baker & Taylor/Axis360 to partner in creating a new digital resource collection available to library users statewide, made possible by CARES Act funding to the State. The collection launched in October 2020 and serves all libraries in New Jersey as an important expansion of materials available for remote access. Roughly 80% of the collection is children’s materials. The rest is teen and adult. Available until September 2021.
Cloud Library – Borrow ebooks and audiobooks with the Cloud Library. The app is available in the Apple App Store, Google Play, NOOK Storefront, Kindle Fire and the items can also be viewed/listened to on a PC or Mac. The app is easily accessible from many devices.
Consumer Reports – Consumer Reports is a nonprofit organization providing unbiased product ratings and reviews. They put over 5000 products through rigorous testing each year. Lookup product reviews and ratings on this site. Full text from 2012-2020. Click here for reviews and articles from 1985 – 2020.
Freading – Borrow ebooks, including the Lonely Planet Travel Guides and SparkNotes. They also have the I Can Read Series for children. The app is available in the Apple App Store, Google Play, and the Getjar app store.
Points of View Reference Center – A full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. The database provides 200 topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument) and counterpoint (opposing argument).
PressReader – NEW! (This product replaces RB Digital) Access thousands of newspapers and magazines, find content in your language, listen to your articles, and download current and future issues for offline reading. PressReader can be viewed on any web browser, and an app is also available in the Apple App Store, Microsoft Store, and Google Play.
Tumblebooks – Story Books, Read Alongs, Ebooks, Graphic Novels and Nonfiction ebooks for children. The app is available on Google Play and the Apple App Store.