Read

Read a book or magazine online and download titles to your device, all using your library card number. Looking for guided tutorials for using these Digital Resources? Try our Niche Academy portal.

OverDrive
Includes both online eBooks and audiobooks that you can read on your computer browser or download to a handy app or computer program. Great selection of best-sellers and popular titles for all ages and interests. Click the link above for the website or head over to the app store on your device to download Libby (by OverDrive).

Helpful links: For eReader & Computer users For Tablet/Phone App users

  cloudLibrary
With a focus on eBooks, cloudLibrary has an easy-to-use app or computer program so you can locate books quickly. cloudLibrary also has a selection of audiobooks. Click the link above for the website or head over to the app store on your device to download cloudLibrary.

Helpful links: Getting Started Troubleshooting other issues

 RBdigital 

Love magazines? Get free access to the most popular magazines online. Download the RBdigital app to your app-based mobile device to read while on the go. Includes back-issues up to 2014 for some titles. Note: RBdigital is in the middle of transitioning over to OverDrive. Magazines are currently still available through the RBdigital service, but audiobooks have been moved over (Oct. 2020).

Cantook Station
Alberta Reads! Over 1,000 Alberta-published eBooks available for downloading. Includes the Prairie Indigenous eBook Collection.

Helpful links: Getting Started Troubleshooting other issues

Library PressReader
Library PressDisplay by PressReader provides access to current newspapers from around the world in full-color, full-page format. Includes over 1,700 Canadian and international titles from 82 countries in 40 languages.

RomanceBookCloud
An online collection of romance ebooks that will provide you with unlimited and unrestricted access to read to your heart's content! Use the website or get the RomanceBookCloud app! Titles are always available, but aren't downloadable. An internet connection is needed.

Tumblebooks
eBooks for kids! Includes include animated talking picture books, books in English and French, read-alongs, non-fiction books and National Geographic Videos.

Tumblebooks Cloud
A online collection titles for older elementary, middle and high school students. The collection includes classic literature, Shakespeare, YA/teen novels and a growing number of exciting graphic novels.