Digital Library for Kids

The Greenwood County Library System offers several different ways to access digital materials from home. You can access these material 24/7 through your home computer or mobile device. The library offers a wide range of digital library materials, including eBooks, eAudiobooks, music, and more!

If you need help learning how to access these materials on your computer, eReader, or mobile device, the Reference Staff can help you! Stop by the Reference Desk or sign up for eReader Thursday.

eReader Thursday is offered every other month, as a dedicated 1 hour appointment, for uninteruppted one-on-one assistance with eReaders/tablets, and the library's digital materials. Contact the Reference Staff at 941-4655 to learn more.


eBooks and eAudiobooks:

 
With over 2,000 titles from picture books and chapter books to nonfiction, the Kids Collection is the place to go for digital books and audiobooks for birth through fifth grade. Titles are returned automatically so no need to worry about late fees and lost books. 
 
 
 
There are now two apps to access OverDrive eBooks and Audiobooks from your device:
Parents can limit what books children see by changing the Audience level from All to Juvenile.See handouts below for instructions
Libby App
Available for: Android, iOS , and Windows 10 devices                              
 

OverDrive App

Available for Android, Chromebook, iOS, Kindle Fire, or Windows 8/10 devices

Download Instructions

 
 
 
 
 
Recorded Books is the largest independent publisher of unabridged audiobooks narrated by professional, award-winning actors. RBdigital has eAudiobooks & eBooks titles. To find eBooks and eAudiobooks for children, click on the magnifying glass on the top right of the webpage. Select audiobooks or eBooks and then select Advanced Search. Under Audience, select Children.
 
 
 
 
 

Freading is a collection of ebooks from small independent publishers. Titles are subject to change. Click here to browse the Juvenile Fiction and click here to browse Juvenile Non-Fiction.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
 

TumbleBooks contains fiction and nonfiction ebooks for kids. It also features a Language Learning area which contains books in French and Spanish. 
 
 
 
 
These Apps are avalable through your App Store

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Magazines

Browse the full collection of magazine titles

Flipster

Browse the latest issues of high-quality digital versions of popular children's magazines, courtesy of the library! Enjoy issues of National Geographic Kids, Babybug, Ranger Rick, Boys Life, Ask, and others. Flipster also includes adult and teen magazines such as  Cosmopolitan, Southern Living, Redbook. Ebony, Seventeen, Time, Sports Illustrated, and much more!.

Click on the link above to access the site. If prompted for a password, contact the Reference Desk at 864-941-4655.

View the following Tutorials to learn how to use Flipster, If you have any questions, call the Reference Desk at 864-941-4655.

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Music:

Children's Music @ Freegal Music

Download up to three (3) songs per week from Freegal Music. They are yours to keep!

 

Freegal Streaming: Now you can stream 3 hours of music a day! You can stream individual songs or albums, and you can create and save playlists.

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