Your library card grants you access to a growing collection of electronic resources including digital books, audiobooks, magazines, and databases that can help you with genealogy research, language learning, and more!

Download Books, Magazines, and Audiobooks


Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines to read on your phone or tablet using the Libby app by OverDrive. You can even send and read your borrowed ebooks to your Kindle ereader (U.S. only)! It’s free and easy to get started for new users and a streamlined experience for current OverDrive app users. Learn more.

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If you are reading on an older device or a Fire tablet, want to view our selection of streaming videos, or require the use of a screen reader, you can enjoy our digital collection using the classic OverDrive app. If using a computer, you may also choose to discover titles using our digital collection website.

Online Databases

Your library card grants you access to a growing collection of digital resources, including the following. See the full collection of online databases in the library catalog.

TumbleBook Library
TumbleBook Library is an online collection of animated, talking books that are created from existing books. TumbleBook Library also includes puzzles, games and quizzes and a collection of books in foreign languages. The entire site can also be viewed in Spanish and French. TumbleBooks may be viewed on library Internet computers or at home!

Mango Langugages
Mango Languages is a personalized, adaptive-language learning experience that provides the tools and guidance you need to expand your language skills wherever and however you learn best. Over 70 languages to choose from! Create an account to keep track of your progress, or just continue as a guest to explore.

HeritageQuest
HeritageQuest® Online is a comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, convenient research guides, interactive census maps, and more. With more than 4.4 billion records, it delivers an essential collection of genealogical and historical sources—with coverage dating back to the 1700s—that can help people find their ancestors and discover a place’s past.

NoveList K-8 Plus

NoveList K-8 Plus is a trusted source of read-alike recommendations specifically for younger readers. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests. Parents, teachers, and librarians can also find tools to teach with books and engage young readers. In the catalog, go to Literature & Books to access NoveList. You will need to login with your library card.

NoveList Plus Fiction, Non-Fiction & Audiobook Guide

NoveList Plus is a comprehensive readers’ advisory resource. Enjoy reading recommendations for both fiction and nonfiction books and audiobooks. Browse by topic, age, reading (Lexile) level, and access hundreds of reading lists, such as “Top 10” and “Best of.” In the catalog, go to Literature & Books to access NoveList. You will need to login with your library card.

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

New York Public Library

Any person who lives, works, attends school or pays property taxes in New York State is eligible to receive a New York Public Library card free of charge. NYPL cards grant access to their e-book collection, and digital collections.

Ask Annie

Get Help Downloading E-books, audiobooks, and music onto your devices using Overdrive & Libby.

Please bring your charged devices - iPhone, Android phone, iPad, Kindle, tablets, e-readers, laptops, etc.

Don’t forget to have logins and passwords for your Amazon account, Apple ID, Google ID, etc.

Have a question for Annie before you stop in? Email info@lansinglibrary.org. Otherwise, please call 533-4939 to schedule a 20-minute appointment.