eBooks & Digital Media

Axis360 - Digital new & Notable collection

Explore our digital New & Notable collection of eBooks and digital audiobooks. These policies ensure that there is always something new and desirable available to borrow:

  1. 14-day checkouts
  2. No Holds Permitted
  3. No Renewals Permitted
  4. Maximum 3 checkouts at a time
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    Filmakers Library Online

    Filmakers Library Online provides award-winning documentaries with relevance across the curriculum—race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more. It presents points of view and historical and current experiences from diverse cultures and traditions world-wide.

    Access to this resource is made possible by the Kauffman Fund.

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    Freegal® Music is a free music service from your library. All you need is your library card number and PIN. Freegal offers download or streaming access to more than 8 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 28,000 labels with music that originates in over 80 countries.

    There is no software to download, and there are no digital rights management (DRM) restrictions. Downloaded songs will play in Windows Media Player, iTunes, and other popular music players. Downloaded music can also be transferred to an MP3 player or an iPod.

    For more information, read the Freegal FAQ.

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    Gale Virtual Reference Library

    Non-fiction ebooks. Humanities titles in this collection were purchased by the Ewing Kauffman Book Fund.

    Access to this resource is made possible by the Kauffman Fund.

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    hoopla is an innovative new service that partners with your library to bring you thousands of movies, television, music, digital audiobooks, ebooks, and digital comic books for free. All you need is a library card and a web browser, phone, or tablet. Designed specifically for libraries by Midwest Tape.

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    Gain instant access to hundreds of movies on your computer or mobile device. Kanopy has a strong collection of independent, international, documentary, and early films from providers like Criterion, PBS and Kino Lorber.

    You can stream up to 12 titles per month.

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    Browse, checkout, download and stream more than 25,000 e-books, 10,000 audio books, 500 videos using your library card.

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    Library card required from home
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    OverDrive for Kids
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    Library card required from home
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    Project MUSE

    Project MUSE – a development of Johns-Hopkins and other major U.S. Universities.

    E-books in the classics, history and literature, now totaling more than 10,000 titles.

    Access to this resource is made possible by the Kauffman Fund.

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    Read narrated children's books online, complete with sound and moving images. TumbleBooks features an optimized site for mobile and tablet users.

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