Reading Online While Your Branch is Closed

We have so many great ways you can still access books and other reading material while library branches are closed. 
The best part about reading online, you never have any late fees!

If you need your card renewed or have any issues while accessing one of these services, please email branchmanager@wheatland.sk.ca and we will help you.

 

Library2Go/Libby App from Overdrive 

Library2Go offers thousands of eBooks, audiobooks, and comic books.

You can have up to 10 items out at a time.  When you are finished return them and borrow another 10!

To help with increased demand, you can now have up to 50 items on hold in Library2Go.

Works with Kobo eReaders or with the Libby app on most tablets. Not compatible with Kindle eReaders - sorry!

Getting Started with the Libby app (for iOS, Android, Windows 10, and some chromebooks)

Getting Started with older Kobo eReaders

Downloading directly to a Kobo (for Kobo Libra H2O, Forma, Aura ONE, Aura H2O Edition 2, Aura Edition 2, or Clara HD)

 

PressReader

PressReader gives you free access to newspapers such as the StarPhoenix, Globe and Mail, and over 5000 other titles from around the world.

You can also read magazines such as Reader's Digest, Zoomer, Life and Style, Highlights, and many more.

You can also download the PressReader app for access to newspapers from your phone or tablet.

To login, visit our e-Resources page and choose "PressReader" or login using the app.

Getting Started with PressReader

 

Flipster

Choose from 30 magazines and have full access to both the current issue as well as previous issues!  

Download magazines and read them offline.

Magazines are always available and there is no limit to how many issues you have out at a time.

You can also download the Flipster app.

To login, visit our e-Resources page and choose "Flipster" or login using the app.

Getting Started with Flipster

 

Hoopla

Hoopla Digital gives access to eBooks, audiobooks, movies, music CDs, and comics.

You can borrow 3 titles a month.  (Borrows reset on the 1st of the month.)

Titles are always available with no wait.

Hoopla titles are not compatible with traditional eReaders like a Kobo or Kindle.

Getting Started with Hoopla

 

BookFlix

For preschoolers up to grade two students, check out BookFlix!  It pairs a short picture book film with a non-fiction early reader on a similar topic.  It's a great way to continue learning at home.

To login, visit our e-Resources page and choose "BookFlix".

 

TumbleBooks

Enjoy hundreds of picture books,  graphic novels, and chapter books for kids. 

These aren't available for download, but they are always available and there is no limit to the number of books you can enjoy!

To login, visit our e-Resources page and choose "TumbleBooks".

Update March 23rd:

Tumblebooks has graciously granted free access to these products too! 

Tumblemath   TumbleMath is a comprehensive collection of math picture books.  The books are accompanied by supplementary materials such as lesson plans and quizzes.   No library card needed!

TeenBookCloud   A collection of eBooks and graphic novels aimed at students in grade 7 to 12. No library card needed!

AudioBookCloud  Enjoy audiobooks for all ages. No library card needed!

RomanceBookCloud  A collection of romance eBooks and audiobooks. No library card needed!