Digital Shelf

Access hundreds of thousands of eBooks and eAudiobooks free-of-charge with your active APL library card! Rich collections of current, popular and bestselling fiction and non-fiction for all ages are available. Read in your browser, or download to your eReader, smartphone or tablet to read or listen on the go.

EBSCO eBook collection includes over 74,000 English Language titles as well as over 2,100 French Language and 1,100 Spanish Language titles. To download these titles you must first create an EBSCO Host account and download Adobe Digital Editions (ADE) on your computer or the ADE App to your Android or iOS device. If you need help or clearification please contact info@aurorapl.ca.

Offers 200 APL-selected reference eBooks covering such diverse topics as the arts, business, environment, history, literature, science and multicultural studies.

The ICDL's goal is to provide free ebooks for children from around the world, from past times and from today, in many languages.

Looking for what to read next? Use Novelist to search your favorite author, title or series and receive suggestions for other titles you may be interested in based on a sophisticated metric of appeal factors, such as pacing, setting and more!

Get unlimited access to more than 7,000 of the world's top newspapers and magazines as an Aurora Public Library cardholder. No limits on downloads and they're yours to keep for as long as you want! Titles available in more than 60 languages from around the world; PressReader even has the ability to translate any title into 19 different languages. Customize your interests, automatically download your favorite publications, and more!

From the PressReader homepage, click "Sign In" in the top righthand corner. Select "Library or Group" and search for "Aurora Public Library" (look for our logo). Enter your library card and PIN to gain unlimited access. You can create an account OR hit "No thanks" at the bottom of the menu. You'll be asked to re-authenticate your library card and PIN every 30 days to ensure you're still an APL member in good standing. Click on "Learn How" below for an easy video tutorial.

From the ever-popular makers of Tumblebook e-library for kids, the Teen Book Cloud contains unlimited streamling eBooks, eAudiobooks and even video - no holds, no waiting, unlimited use!

Animated, talking story books teach kids the joy of reading in a format they’ll love! Always available, unlimited use, with your APL library card. Also includes titles in French and Spanish, chapter books and nonfiction readers with narration and sentence highlighting options, puzzles and games that encourage reading comprehension, and National Geographic educational videos.