If you're a fan of film festivals and out-of-the-ordinary movies, you'll love IndieFlix. Watch over 4,500 features, shorts, and documentaries from independent filmmakers hailing from all corners of the globe. All you need to watch is an Austin Public Library card and a broadband Internet-connected device!
Fiction and Nonfiction
3M Cloud Library (coming soon)
Picture Books for Kids
Freegal Music (coming soon)
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If you need homework help after school, Brainfuse provides online tutoring for students in grades K-12. Live tutors are available Monday - Sunday, 2:00 PM - 11:00 PM.
Brainfuse ofrece maestros en español y servicios de tutoría en línea para los grados K-12: disponibles lunes a viernes, 2 PM - 11 PM.
You and your kids may already enjoy TumbleBook Library, which is an online collection of animated talking picture books for young readers. It includes storybooks, read-alongs, puzzles, games, and short educational videos to get children excited about learning. TumbleBook has recently added new features and revamped other ones to make it easier to access and to provide even more enrichment opportunities.
You can now checkout and download exclusive, unabridged audiobooks from OneClickdigital, a product of industry-giant Recorded Books. You can check out 3 audiobooks at a time for up to 14 days each. You will also be able to renew audiobooks once for an additional 7 days. You can place 5 holds at a time. Once you are notified that a hold is available, you have 48 hours in which to check it out.
What better way to celebrate Earth Day, April 22, than by reading a tree-friendly, nonperishable eBook? Better still? Check out these eBooks that promote Earth Day initiatives. Be inspired by the words of Earth Day’s founder, Gaylord Nelson. Explore a green career. Learn how to save endangered ecosystems with simple, everyday acts, or just get your garden through our scorching summers.