eBOOKS & eAUDIOBOOKS

St. Thomas Public Library provides access to tens of thousands of free eBooks and eAudiobooks from Overdrive.

Questions? Visit http://help.overdrive.com/, or send us an email!

Flipster: Online Magazines
Use the free Flipster app, available through the iTunes store for the iPad and iPad Mini, and on the Google Play store for Android tablets, to download magazines for offline reading. Simply browse and view magazines through the Flipster link on the library’s website, and select the “Open in App” option to download magazines to the app, where they can be read and managed offline.

Please note: We monitor usage for every magazine title we have, and make decisions whether or not to keep them long-term based on how popular it is. If you want to ensure that we always keep a certain magazine, please download it regularly!

TumbleBook Cloud
TumbleBookCloud is an online collection of read-along titles for elementary, middle school, and high school students which features adjustable online text and complete audio narration. Sentences are highlighted as they are being read and the pages turn automatically.The collection features chapter books, early readers, YA/Teen novels, high interest/low level books for both middle school and high school students, plus classics in American and English literature.

Did you know that In some cases, libraries pay 3–5 times MORE for eBooks than consumers do?? It’s true!

Right now, Canadian libraries are lobbying for fair eBook prices, and more flexible purchasing models, so that we can offer even more eBooks to members of our communities.

Want to learn more? Visit http://www.fairpricingforlibraries.org/ today!