Bookflix is an online literary resource that pairs classic video storybooks with related nonfiction ebooks to build a love of reading and learning. Perfect for helping children from preschool through 3rd grade develop and practice essential reading skills.
*Available through funding from the State of Michigan
Is the book you want checked out? Over 20,000 eBooks are available in the MeL eBook Collection. You'll find fiction and nonfiction for all ages and reading levels. Options include reading online in PDF format, EPUB or as a download to your desktop and certain devices after creating a free account.
*Michigan residents or Michigan library access only.
RTDL is now a participating library in the Internet Archive project. Sign up for a free account at OpenLibrary.org and gain access to over 200,000 free eBooks you can read in your browser or download as ePub or PDF files.
Project Gutenberg offers over 42,000 free ebooks: choose among free epub books, free kindle books, download them or read them online. We carry high quality ebooks: All our ebooks were previously published by bona fide publishers. We digitized and diligently proofread them with the help of thousands of volunteers.
The Redford Township Local History Archives is an ongoing project started by the Redford Township District Library to preserve, digitize and share local historical materials. This digitization project provides a searchable archive database that can be used by anyone in the world.
SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens 13+. Starting April 27, 2017, SYNC will give away 2 complete audiobook downloads a week - pairs of high interest titles, based on weekly themes. Simply sign up to get notifications of when the free audiobook downloads are available. You can receive alerts by text message, email newsletter, or by visiting www.audiobooksync.com. Titles change every Thursday at 7 am ET until August 13, 2017.
TumbleBookLibrary is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love. Just click on the the TumbleBooks icon to get started!
TumbleBookLibrary may also be viewed in Spanish.
Enjoy TumbleBook on your iPad! Follow these instructions to create a shortcut on your home screen.
*Available through Redford Township District Library
Zinio, the world's largest newsstand, offers full color, interactive digital magazines for your enjoyment. Redford residents may browse the library's collection of popular titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download. Get started with the Zinio User's Guide | View the Magazine Title List