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 eBooks are Here!

Click on the Axis 360 link to view our current collection of eBooks.

 

The Catoosa County Library has partnered with Baker & Taylor's Axis 360, a digital media library, to provide eBooks for our patrons.

To access our digital media library, your Library card must be issued from the Catoosa County Library.

eBooks can be read using the free Blio App. This can be downloaded to your Windows PC, iPhone, iPad, Android or Kindle Fire. Readers can download  EPub/PDF titles with the Adobe Digital Editions App, onto their Nook, Kobo and other dedicated e-readers.  Both Apps are available on the ebook platform, the Magic WallKindles are not supported at this time.

You can find ebooks by searching the collection through Axis 360.  You will need your Library card, issued from the Catoosa County Library, and your pin (password).  You may check-out 4 books at time, for two weeks.  Holds can be placed on checked-out titles, and will be held for 5 days, when they are available.

Free eBook Sites!

GALILEO: click on on GALILEO (on our home page) and then click on "books, reading and literature, and then again, on "books".  The first one listed is "eBooks on EBSCOhost".

Nook: www.barnesandnoble.com/u/Free-ebooks/379003078

Kindle:  Go to Amazon.com and click on Kindle Books: Click on Free Collections; www.pixelofink.com/ : free and bargain eBooks; youngedition.pixelofink.com/subscribe/ : free and bargain eBooks for children and www.booklending.com/

Other Sources of Free eBooks:  Some of these sites offer eBooks for sale, as well as free eBooks.  Various eBook formats are supported, but not all sites support all formats.  Baen: www.baen.com/library/ for Science Fiction; Bartleby: www.bartleby.com/ for Classic authors; Bookyards: www.bookyards.com/ and Digilibraries: www.digilibraries.com/ for a variety of genres; Feedbooks:  www.feedbooks.com/; Google Books: books.google.com/; Gutenberg Project: www.gutenberg.org/; Many Books: manybooks.net/ and Munseys: www.munseys.com/site/signin.

eBook Search Engines and Indexes:  Inkmesh: inkmesh.com/ and Digital Book Index: www.digitalbookindex.com/about.htm

eBook Newsletters:  BookBug: www.bookbub.com/home/ and NetGalley:  https://www.netgalley.com/.   Free email newsletters with information about deeply discounted and free eBooks for your Kindle, Nook, Apple products and more! 

 

 

 

 

 April Storytime! 

 

 We will have special storytimes about baby chicks hatching,

A hunt for Easter eggs (with surprises), stories about

Gardening in Spring, and a celebration of Earth Day!

                 

Join us at YOUR local Library in April!

 

   Please click on the Programming Calendar  or call 

706-965-3600 for more information.

 


 

Artist-of-the-Month @ Your Library! 

 

Our April Artists-of-the-month are

 

Carol Hobbs, Evelyn Marie Williams,

Sandra Babb, Janice Kennedy, and

Sherry Hullender

A beautiful array of sunsets, cloudy days,

and afternoon breezes... 

 

Come see this beautiful collection!

 

  

 A portion of all sales benefits the The Friends of the Catoosa County Library.

  Call the Library at 706-965-3600, for more information.