ebooks & audiobooks
Download ebooks and audiobooks to your tablet, computer, or smartphone! Works with Android, Kindle, iOS, and Windows.
myOn – Branford Public School’s virtual eBook program that suggests titles based on personal interest and reading level. Quizzes to test comprehension and reading growth charts for caregivers are accessible. If you do not know your login or password simply ask your teacher for assistance.
RBdigital Borrow ebooks and audiobooks from the State’s collection, using your library card.
OverDrive Access to thousands of ebooks and audiobooks, free with your Branford library card.
RBDigital Borrow magazines online, then read them in your browser or from within the RBDigital app. There’s no limit to the number of magazines you can borrow, all for free. A new feature allows you to search the magazine content (you must be logged into your account). Just click on “Article Search.”
Kanopy Stream independent, classic, international films and documentaries, plus the Criterion Collection, the Great Courses and PBS, to your computer or mobile device, to your television by connecting it to your computer with an HDMI cable, or by using Roku, Apple TV or Chromecast. You can stream up to 5 videos a month. Create an account at Kanopy, using your Blackstone Library card.
Pronunciator Offers 80 language programs as well as programs to learn English in more than 50 native languages. All you need is your Blackstone or Willoughby Wallace Library card to get started. (Por favor, haga clic aquí para continuar en Español.)
You can use Pronunciator on your computer as well as your Apple or Android phones and tablets, with the Pronunciator app. Pronunciator also offers ProCitizen, a citizenship prep course, which you can access here. (Por favor, haga clic aquí para continuar en Español.)
text messaging service
Shoutbomb Keep up-to-date with your library account on your mobile phone using the library’s Shoutbomb text messaging service. Receive text notices about items available to pick up, items due soon, overdue items and fines. PLEASE NOTE: The library does NOT charge a fee for this service, but your cell phone plan’s regular text-messaging rates apply. For additional information and instructions, click here.