Children’s eBooks, audiobooks, and more


Overdrive is our primary downloading service for eBooks and audiobooks. It offers a wide variety of popular eBooks for adults, teens and children. Use the Libby app for Apple, Android and Microsoft devices, or the Overdrive app for all other devices.

Browse the Overdrive Kids’ collection here!


hoopla is a groundbreaking digital media service that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your TV! With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later.

Browse what hoopla has to offer for kids here! You can limit the search results by format, or search for something specific using the search bar at the top of the page.

NEW! hoopla has introduced the Bonus Borrows collection to provide more content to library users sheltering at home. Borrowing anything from this collection doesn’t require a debit from your monthly hoopla borrows. Over 300 children’s titles are available in this collection.


Kanopy specializes in documentaries, foreign films, art house features, and older classic films. Kanopy Kids, for children and families, includes PBS television programs, language learning, history, and much more.

Browse the Kanopy Kids collection here!


Flipster has popular and sought-after magazines available digitally for you and your kids to read. Magazines for kids include beanz, Brainspace, Cricket, Highlights, Ladybug, National Geographic Kids, Ranger Rick, Sports Illustrated Kids, and Zoobooks. Magazines for parents include Family Fun, Parents, and Working Mother.

Browse the Flipster collection here! 


NEW! TumbleBooks are 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 an electronic picture book which you can read, or have read to you. TBL also includes National Geographic videos and games. TumbleBooks’ databases are easy to use, and feature unlimited access from home! You can read as many books as you want, when you want, and on any device.

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NEW! The myON digital library includes thousands of authentic digital books, fiction and nonfiction, covering a variety of topics and themes. Also get access to five daily myON News articles—which are written for students by journalists and reviewed by a child psychologist for age appropriateness. These resources are available 24/7 and can be accessed on any digital device that is connected to the Internet. Books from the myON digital library can be downloaded onto mobile devices for offline reading, as well.

How to log into myON:  

1. Go to:
2. Click the login button at the top of the screen 
3. Enter the following information on the login page

School name:  New York Reads

(begin typing and click on the school from the drop-down menu) 

Username: read

Password: books 

Abdo Digital Bookshelf Elementary

NEW! ABDO Publishing has made its online digital library free until June 2020. ABDO has been a leader in children’s educational publishing for school and public libraries since 1985, providing high quality nonfiction and fiction titles for children and young adults in grades PreK–12. 

Browse the Abdo Digital Bookshelf here!