Books & Literature

The library offers downloadable books, audiobooks, music, videos and online databases!

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Across Colorado Digital Library

500x300-NA-AllFormatsAccess the digital library and use your library card to download audiobooks, e-books, music, and videos.

Getting Started

The first time you use the Across Colorado Digital Library, you will need to download and install the software for this service. See the Across Colorado Help Pages to learn more.

How to install the Libby App for Kindle Fire tablet

 


Kids and Teens E-Books

Visit the Digital Collection for Kids and TeensAccess a special collection of the digital library just for kids. Use your library card to download Audiobooks, ebooks, music, and videos.


 

TumbleBooks–eBooks for Children

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Biography Reference Center

Literary Reference Center is a rich full-text literary database covering all genres and time periods. It includes thousands of synopses, critical essays, book reviews, literary journals and author biographies, plus full-text classic novels, short stories and poems.

 

Literary Reference Center

Literary Reference Center is a rich full-text literary database covering all genres and time periods. It includes thousands of synopses, critical essays, book reviews, literary journals and author biographies, plus full-text classic novels, short stories and poems.


Novelist K-8

Read-alike recommendations specifically for younger readers. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests.


Poetry & Short Story Reference Center

Poetry & Short Story Reference Center is a rich full-text database containing thousands of classic and contemporary poems, short stories, biographies, essays, lesson plans and learning guides. It also includes high-quality videos and audio recordings from the Academy of American Poets.

 

Books & Literature Websites

These resources are freely available on the Web.

Unite for Literacy

An abundance of digital picture books for children.

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Project Gutenberg

Over 46,000 free ebooks to download or read online.

Open Book Library

Over a million public domain ebooks to download or read online, plus an open lending library collection of modern ebook fiction and non-fiction.

Bartleby.com

Harvard classics, reference texts, historic essays, poetry, and other literary works.

The Internet Archive

Access to historic and contemporary audio, music, and digitized video collections.

Librivox

Public domain books recorded by volunteers and available for online listening.

Colorado Talking Book Library

A free service to Coloradans of all ages who are unable to read standard print material due to visual, physical or learning disabilities. CTBL provides audio, Braille and large-print books and magazines.

Best Sellers & Award Winners

Book News & Reviews

Next Reads & Recommendations

More sites about Books & Literature on our Web Resources page