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Petawawa Public Library
16 Civic Centre Rd.
Petawawa, Ontario
K8H 3H5
Tel: 613 687-2227
Fax: 613 687-2527

info@petawawapubliclibrary.ca
E-BOOKS AND AUDIOBOOKS


If you have an eReader, Tablet, Mobile Device or MP3 Player or CD Player, we have books for you!
Choose from:

OverDrive eBooks & Audiobooks
(Download titles by logging in with your Library Card Number and PIN)

EBSCOHost Audiobooks and eBooks
(Log in with our Library Card Number, then create a folder to read or download your titles)

TumbleBookLibrary for kids
(Read/Listen on your computer)

Talking Books on CD
(Sign them out on your library card here at the library)

Centre for Equitable Library Access, or CELA
(With a Library Card, Canadians with print disabilities access reading materials in audio, braille, e-text and described video )


OVERDRIVE E-BOOKS & AUDIOBOOKS


Read on your computer, eReader, tablet or mobile device and listen on your MP3 player!

Use your Library Card Number and PIN to check out titles. Then download OverDrive eBooks & Audiobooks to your device. (Visit the library in person with your library card to obtain your PIN).

 


IMPORTANT NOTE
: You must obtain an Adobe ID to download library eBooks on any reading device.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Some "older" eReaders also require access to a computer equipped with Internet and Adobe Digital Editions to download library eBooks. Check out the OverDrive Help Link below for customized help.

Check out OverDrive's help link on the OverDrive Download Centre website for step-by-step instructions for specific devices.




AUDIOBOOKS ON EBSCOHOST (Formerly NetLibrary)


Listen on your MP3 player, iPod®, iPhone or computer!

Use your Library Card Number to log in to EBSCOhost to search for Audiobooks.

In order to download titles, you will need to create a My EBSCOhost Folder account by clicking the "SIGN IN" link in the top toolbar and install the Download Manager when prompted.

FAQs and Support are available at EBSCOHOST SUPPORT CENTER .



E-BOOKS ON EBSCOHOST


Read eBooks on your computer AND on your eREADER! Great for research.

Use your Library Card Number to log in to EBSCOhost to search for eBooks.

Create a My EBSCOhost Folder account by clicking the "SIGN IN" link in the top toolbar. You can then save and read your eBook from your computer or download it to your device. To download an eBook you must register for an Adobe ID from Adobe Digital Editions.

FAQs and Support are available at EBSCOHOST SUPPORT CENTER .


TUMBLEBOOKLIBRARY


Read and listen on your computer (login with library card number when prompted)

TumbleBookLibraryTumbleBooks are animated talking picture books which have been licensed from children's book publishers and converted to the Tumblebook format. It now includes early reader chapter books, children's classics, graphic novels, children's audiobooks and National Geographic videos.


TumbleBookCloudJunior content is now included in TumbleBookLibrary. It contains early reader chapter books, children's classics, graphic novels, children's audio books and National Geographic videos.


CELA (CENTRE FOR EQUITABLE LIBRARY ACCESS COLLECTION)

CELA

Access 230,000 books, magazines, newspapers and described videos in a choice of formats for people with a print disability and a valid Petawawa Public Library card.

  • Lots of choice including current bestsellers, award-winners and classics
  • Fiction, non-fiction, self-help, business and more
  • Books for kids, teens and adults
  • Books in audio, braille or accessible e-book formats
  • Download books or receive home delivery by mail



TALKING BOOKS AT THE LIBRARY


You can also use your library card to borrow books on CD from the library. Check our Online Catalogue to see what's available.

 


OTHER ONLINE SOURCES FOR E-BOOKS


Baen Books, publisher of science fiction and fantasy, offers a number of their titles as free downloads.

ManyBooks There are more than 29,000 e-books available here and they're all free!.

Project Gutenberg is the place where you can download over 33,000 free e-books to read on your PC, iPad, Kindle, Sony Reader, iPhone, Android or other portable device.

SEARCH THE DIGITAL HERITAGE COLLECTION
 
 

The Petawawa Public Library Digital Heritage Collection records the stories of Petawawa and the surrounding communities. 

 
Visit our site
CHECK US OUT ONLINE!
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Updated January 14, 2016 by The Petawawa Public Library Staff