• EBSCO Host many non-fiction titles on subjects such as psychology, political science, crime, technology, etc.
  • Gale Virtual Reference Librarya variety of reference-type books on topics such as social science, technology, literature and the environment.
  • hoopla ebooks and audiobooks for children and adults.  All titles are available any time.
  • OverDrivedownloadable ebooks and audiobooks.  Use Libby, the new app!

For Younger Readers

  • Early Learning Academy – With more than 4,000 interactive books, educational games, puzzles, and other learning activities.
  • TrueFlix– beautiful, authentic ebooks for younger readers are enhanced with a deep and diverse reservoir of related content in a variety of text types and media – including primary sources, fiction, videos, audio clips, images, and related websites.
  • Tumblebooks – TumbleBookLibrary is a curated database of children’s ebooks and has over a thousand titles for grades K-6. It includes unique animated talking picture books, read-along chapter books, National Geographic videos, non-fiction books, playlists, and books in Spanish and French.

Guides to Downloading Ebooks

You must be a Southfield Library cardholder and reside in Southfield or Lathrup Village to access these items.