Books & Reading
Early Learning by World Book
Early Learning by World Book is an interactive and playful environment with colorful bursts of information. Pre-readers can enjoy all stories with the read-aloud option. Videos, photographs, games, and activities will capture the imagination of early learners.
Ebook Cricket Media Collection
The Cricket Media Collection has 400+ titles in ebook format to support a quality learning experience for K-8 students. The collection includes award-winning, short-form fiction and nonfiction eBooks focused on engaging young patrons in a wide variety of subjects. *Please enter your library card number if a patron ID is requested. Need Help?
Ebook K-8 Collection
The K-8 Collection contains 13,000+ titles chosen to engage K-8 students across all subject areas taught in elementary and middle schools. The collection also features teacher resources to support educators and administrators. *Please enter your library card number if a patron ID is requested. Need Help?
Ebook High School Collection
The High School Collection contains 10,000+ ebooks that support research across all academic subject areas, including history, language, literature, science, and technology. The collection includes teacher resources to support educators and administrators. *Please enter your library card number if a patron ID is requested. Need Help?
Ebook History Collection
The History Collection has 17,000+ world history ebooks to assist students in their research. Titles cover all subjects, including medieval history, history of art, business & economics, law, music, philosophy, science, religion, technology & engineering, military history, and more. *Please enter your library card number if a patron ID is requested. Need Help?
Gale in Context: Elementary (formally Kids InfoBits (K-5))
Gale’s Elementary research tool is a stimulating, colorful resource for kids in kindergarten through 5th grade. Young learners can explore the visual topic tree to enjoy age-appropriate book, magazine, and newspaper articles, as well as charts, graphs, pictures, and videos.
Library Journal provides news and information on all facets of library science, along with reviews of books, ebooks, audiobooks, movies, databases, and websites. It is a leading publication on issues, trends, and efforts of public, academic and institutional libraries. *Access is available inside the library at any of our locations.
NoveList K-8 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 to engage young readers.
NoveList Plus is a comprehensive readers’ advisory resource that features book discussion guides, recommendations, reviews, award listings, series information, and more. Through an easy-to-use interface, NoveList Plus answers the question: What should I read next?
Public Library Quarterly
Public Library Quarterly is a peer-reviewed journal for public library leaders, staff, and friends. It addresses best practices, service models, case studies, marketing, fund-raising, budget tools, financial analysis, technology, quality programming, and more. *Access is available inside the library at any of our locations.
Read It! is designed for students and adults who have a basic foundation in English grammar and reading but need adapted reading material. Explore science, history, culture, civics, literature, and life skills, and enjoy worksheets, quizzes, and guides to support comprehension. *Please enter your library card number if a patron ID is requested.
School Library Journal
School Library Journal provides news, information and reviews for librarians and media specialists who serve children and young adults in school and public libraries. *Access is available inside the library at any of our locations.
SelectReads allows library users to browse the newest CCPL titles in 40+ categories and to subscribe to newsletters to stay informed of additions to our collection. All titles link to the CCPL catalog so users can check availability or place a hold immediately.