E-Library

  1. Databases and Digital Media
  2. Internet Resources

 ancestry Ancestry - Library Edition can be accessed inside the library only. It is a resource for genealogists and family researchers looking for census records, immigration information, passenger lists, birth, marriage, death, and military records. Also includes charts and tools, plus much more.
 ArtistWorks ArtistWorks for Libraries provides patrons with world-class instruction through self-paced video lessons from Grammy Award-winning music and artistic professionals, offering users everything they need for musical and artistic instruction, from introduction to advanced performance. To access, please click Sign In on the RBDigital page then click Checkout.
AtoZ Datbases AtoZdatabases provides detailed information on U.S. businesses and residents. AtoZdatabases compiles information from thousands of sources. It is ideal for people searching, small business research, entrepreneurs looking for possible markets, students researching businesses by industry or segment, and company size and fundraising.
 drivingtests Driving-Tests.org contains car, motorcycle, and CDL practice tests, as well as digital versions of the car, motorcycle, and CDL handbooks. It also includes an FAQ with over 100 questions and answers to assist you in acquiring your license.
 Florida Electronic Library Florida Electronic Library offers access to comprehensive, accurate, and reliable information through several databases to all Florida residents. Available resources include magazines, newspapers, almanacs, encyclopedias, and books, providing information on topics such as current events, education, business, technology, and health issues.
fold3 Fold3™ Library Edition by Ancestry provides convenient access to US military records, including the stories, photos and documents of the men and women who served. It contains millions of records from world-class archives, many of which are exclusively available on Fold3.
Gale LegalForms Gale LegalForms offers an easy-to-use, state-by-state and step-by-step approach to addressing basic legal matters, such as developing a will, conducting real estate transactions including rental or lease agreements, and more. Users have access to thousands of customizable online legal documents that are available anytime, anywhere.
hoopla digital
hoopla digital provides online and mobile access to thousands of movies, TV shows, music, audiobooks, ebooks and comic books. With hoopla digital, patrons can borrow, instantly stream and download free content with a valid library card. Apps are available for Apple, Android, Amazon, Chromecast, Apple TV, Android TV, Fire TV, and Roku. For assistance: Hoopla Help
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NoveList Plus is an online reader's resource that helps you uncover your next great read. It has reading recommendations for both fiction and nonfiction, for all ages. NoveList's expertise in books and reading means that you'll always get the best help for finding just the right books. NoveList Plus features: Read-alike recommendations crafted by experts, listen-alike recommendations for audiobooks, series information, and lists such as top ten, best of, and favorites. Also available for children's books as Novel List K-8 Plus.
Overdrive
OverDrive is a digital lending library. Use your PPLC library card to access and download eBooks, eAudiobooks, and movies to your favorite device, 24/7. Apps are available for Android, iOS, Kindle Fire, Nook Tablet, and PC/Mac. For a simplified experience, try the Libby app. For assistance: Overdrive Help
pronunciator
Pronunciator is an online language-learning service that covers 80 languages, including English as a Second Language (ESL). It focuses on building conversational skills using interactive online drills, quizzes, downloadable audio lessons and phrasebooks, covering vocabulary and conversation to make learning fun. Apps are also available.
RBDigital RBdigital (formerly Zinio) gives you free access to over 150 popular digital magazines. Read your magazines anytime, anywhere with no due dates or waiting lists. Now over 5,400 audiobooks are also available! Apps are available for your computer and mobile devices. For assistance: RBdigital Help
 tumblebooks TumbleBooks is a collection of animated, talking picture eBooks that teach your child the joy of reading in a format they will enjoy!


Other Great Resources


Open Library
OpenLibrary is an editable open-source library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Currently over a million free eBooks are available in a variety of formats.
Project Gutenberg
Project Gutenberg offers over 45,000 free eBooks, including many classics of literature. Books are available in a variety of formats, including Kindle and ePub.
LibriVox LibriVox is a collection of public domain eAudiobooks read by volunteers around the world. The audiobooks are free to download in MP3 format and listen to anywhere.
Lit2Go Lit2Go is a free online collection eAudiobooks including stories and poems. Each reading passage can also be downloaded as a PDF and printed.