Taylorville Public Library

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Open Access eBook Websites:

Digital Public Library of America https://dp.la/

Project Gutenberg eBook Library http://www.gutenberg.org/

Librivox Free Public Domain Audiobooks https://librivox.org/

Hathi Trust Digital Library https://www.hathitrust.org/

Many Books Free eBook Library https://manybooks.net/

Internet Archive Digital Library https://archive.org/


Open Access eBook App for Smart Devices:

SimplyE  https://www.nypl.org/books-music-movies/ebookcentral


Free Academic Resources:

CIA World Factbook https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/

Directory of Open Access Journals https://doaj.org/

Smithsonian Museum https://naturalhistory.si.edu/

Digital Public Library of America https://dp.la/

Illinois Digital Archives http://www.idaillinois.org/

Library of Congress Digital Collections https://loc.gov/collections/

Kidzeum Early Childhood Education https://kidzeum.org/learning

Virtual Tour Field Trips https://www.waterford.org/resources/3-great-virtual-field-trips-for-early-learners/


Additional Free Digital Resources:

Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection https://idnc.library.illinois.edu/

Illinois State Archives-Digital Public Records of Illinois State https://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/

Illinois State Library Talking Book and Braille Service https://www.ilbph.org/

Little Free Library https://littlefreelibrary.org/ourmap/

Crayola Free Printable Coloring Pages https://www.crayola.com/featured/free-coloring-pages/

Super Coloring Free Printable Coloring Pages http://www.supercoloring.com/


YouTube Story Time Channel: Toadstools and Fairy Dust:

Interrupting Chicken by David Ezra Stein (Read Aloud)


Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin (Read Aloud)


Never Let a Unicorn Scribble by Diane Alber (Read Aloud)


Mrs. Mo's Monster by Paul Beavis (Read Aloud)


YouTube Story Time Channel: Storyline Online:

Arnie the Doughnut read by Chris O'Dowd


Harry the Dirty Dog read by Betty White


No More Noisy Nights read by Tony Hale


When a Dragon Moves In read by Mark Duplass


Please Please the Bees read by Rashida Jones




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Website Navigation Guide - last modified – Apr 17, 2018 1:32PM


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