eBooks for Research

Gale Database: GVRL Research Matters
Salem Press

Simultaneous use full text reference books. Keyword searchable. App and audio available.

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eBooks for Recreational Reading

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OverDrive eBooks/ eAudioBooks

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*If you already use OverDrive through the Boise Public Library or Ada Community Library, go to “Manage Libraries” and search for “Boise School District” to add it to your account.*

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Online collection of eBooks, graphic novels, videos, and audio books for teens.

eBooks for Emerging Readers

MyON Books

Digital books with reading supports are recommended to students based on individual interests and reading levels


Eyewitness eBooks.

Audio available.

Animated eBooks, audio books, videos, games, puzzles and more.

Unite for Literacy

Engaging, original, nonfiction picture books support beginning readers of all ages. Diverse illustrations, audio in multiple languages.

Other Free eBooks

Children's Digital Library

Children's Digital Library

Internet Archive

Children's Collection

Classic Reader
Project Gutenberg
Library of Congress
Baldwin Library - Historical Children's Literature

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