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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! 

 

 

 

 

August Storytime!

 

 

It's time for Back-to-school stories about teachers

and going to school for the first time. We have storytimes

about Mice, about the Jungle, and about Dinosaurs!!

We will celebrate Sam's birthday on August 13th.

Happy birthday Sam!! 

                  

Join us at YOUR local Library in AUGUST!

 

   Please click on the Programming Calendar  or call 

706-965-3600 for more information.

 


 

Artist-of-the-Month @ Your Library! 

 

Our August Artists-of-the-month are local artists

Sandra Babb 

  "A red-roofed porch" and "A house of our own"

in beautiful pastels and watercolor

You may reach her at 423-227-9464

and Janice Kennedy

"One fish" and "Sunset over Ringgold"

in acrylic painting

You may reach her at 706-866-3565

 

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.