Thanks to our friends at Kentucky Virtual Library you have even more options when it comes to teaching and enjoying books from home. Now through August 2020, patrons can enjoy instant access to TumbleBookLibrary, TumbleMath, AudiobookCloud, and RomanceBookCloud.
What you’ll like about these services is that they don’t require any special software to run and enjoy their content. All you need is a web browser and internet access and you can start enjoying your selection immediately!
TumbleBookLibrary is a curated database of children’s e-books, available by subscription to Elementary Schools and Public Libraries around the world.
TumbleBookLibrary has over 1,100 titles for grades K-6, and includes unique animated, talking picture books, read-along chapter books, National Geographic videos, non-fiction books, playlists, as well as books in Spanish and French. Plus, the collection features Graphic Novels – a student favorite!
Educators have long known that one of the most effective ways to teach math concepts, especially to reluctant learners, is by using stories and literature. TumbleMath has the most comprehensive collection of math stories available anywhere- all in their world famous TumbleBook format which combines animation, narration, and sound to create a compelling and enticing story book for students of all ages.
The books are all accompanied by supplementary materials such as lesson plans, educational games, plus quizzes in order to test and track progress.
AudioBookCloud is a curated database of streaming audio books that features a growing collection of over 1,200 titles, including dozens of genres and interest levels. The collection includes popular literature, classics, children’s and teen books, mystery, sci-fi, history, biography, and more!
The audio books are always available. There are no special programs to install or files to download. The site’s also completely mobile compatible, and the audio books can be streamed directly to whatever device you wish to use.
Unlimited and unrestricted access to ebooks and audio books which have made romance the biggest selling and most popular brand in fiction. Whether it be contemporary, historical, time-travel, inspirational, YA, or paranormal, you will love to read about love at RomanceBookCloud.