Research/Learn

The following online resources are available free to Katonah Village Library cardholders and can be accessed at home or in the library.

Children (K – 12 grade)

ABC-Mouse-logoABC Mouse Early Learning Academy Full online curriculum for children ages 2-8. (for home use)

tbl-logoTumblebooks e-Books for kids! (for home use)

E-books and E-magazines

CPLE-logoComics Plus: Library Edition Thousands of digital comic books are available for download. Enjoy old favorites such as Archie and Flash Gordon as well as current ones like Big Nate, Hellboy and Angry Birds. (for home use)

freading-logoFreading Search over 50,000 eBook titles. (for home use)

hoopla-logohoopla Use your library card to create an account on Hoopla, a digital media service with over a half a million movies, music, audiobooks, eBooks, comics and TV shows for you to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone. Titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. (for home use)

TotalBooxLogoTotalBoox Download as many ebooks as you want from their catalog of 50,000 ebooks, and start reading immediately, with no holds, no expirations, no limitations, no fines and start sharing your favorites with your friends. (for home use)

pressreader-logoPressreader connects you to over 6000 newspaper and magazine titles for free. Get all-you-can-read magazines and newspapers online to keep informed, entertained and inspired every day. (for home and library use)

Finance

Morningstar-logoMorningstar Investment Research Center provides real-time access to far-reaching data and independent research on thousands of investments including mutual funds, stocks, bonds and closed-end funds. (for home use)

Geneology

Ancestry.com-logoAncestry (for use in library only)

Health

X-Plain-logoX-Plain Patient Education Health Tutorials is published through the Patient Education Institute. It provides thousands of evidence-based health education videos and interactive learning and quizzes on health topics such as addiction medicine, diabetes, cardiovascular health, mental health, pediatrics and wellness. Topics are in English, Spanish and Arabic. (for home use)

Job and Career Development

Learning-Express-logoJob and Career Accelerator Everything you need to land a job in one place. (for home use)

Learning-Express-logoLearning Express Career Center Prepare for your next career with Learning Express Career Center. Explore new occupations, prepare for entrance/occupation exams and get valuable skills through their job search and workplace training. (for home use)

lynda-logoLynda.com offers over 4,000 online courses in business, software, technology and creative skills to help you achieve your personal and professional goals. Courses are taught by industry professionals and cover fields such as IT, photography, computer programming and media production and design. (for home use)

University-of-Fashion-logoUniversity of Fashion is the world’s first and largest online fashion design video library. Follow easy step-by-step videos in such topics as draping, pattern making, CAD, fashion business, knitting art, fashion product development, sewing techniques and more. (for home use)

Language

tbl-logoBiblioteca Tumblebooks Spanish e-Books for kids! (for home use)

mango-lang-logoMango Language Learn over 70 languages the Mango way on your digital device or desktop. Mango teaches practical conversation – vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar and culture – and is fun, organized and highly effective and linguist-approved. (for home use)

Library Help

icon_Library_ElfLibrary Elf helps you and your family manage your library loans and holds by sending text and/or email reminders. At sign-up page, go to List of Libraries and select under NY “Westchester Library System”. (for home use)

Music

FreegalFreegal Use your library card to access in a completely free and legal way over 9 million songs from over 28 million labels. Freegal offerings includes many of today’s top artists, a fantastic retrospective collection, and global music. (for home use)