Ebooks & E-Reading for Children

Try out our free electronic content available to anyone with an NVDPL Library card!

Downloadable Ebooks

Library2Go includes a selection of children's titles that are available as downloadable e-books.


Library Databases

Bibliothèque numérique de la Colombie-Britannique (BC French Language collection)

A collection of French language eBooks and audiobooks from Canadian and international publishers. It includes popular genre fiction, bestsellers, non-fiction and more. There are titles for adults, teens and children.

NVDPL reconnait le soutien financier de la province de la Colombie-Britannique et du gouvernement du Canada par le biais de l'Entente Canada-Colombie-Britannique relative aux services en francais. NVDPL recognizes the financial support of the Province of British Columbia and the Government of Canada through the Canada-British Columbia Agreement on French-language Services. We are also grateful to VPL for donating their sizable French language collection.

Download the app: iOS | Android

Need help getting started? Review the startup guides

Creativebug

Learn through this arts and crafts education resource. Thousands of video classes with activities for all ages and new content added daily. Instructional videos on sewing, quilting, knitting, crochet, drawing, painting, paper crafts, jewelry, food & home, holiday & party, and more.

Mobile app access is available when you create an account with an email address and password.

Need help getting started? Access this Tutorial.

Kanopy Kids (pilot through December 31, 2022)

The Kanopy Kids area features unlimited access to streaming kids' movies, TV shows, and animated picture books for children ages 2 and up. There is also great math, science and language learning content.

Unlimited streaming available. Videos watched in Kanopy Kids do not count against your 4 free plays in Kanopy. Learn more about using Kanopy at NVDPL!

Download the app: iOS | Android

Need help getting started? Access this Tutorial.

Libby & Library2Go (OverDrive) Ebooks, E-Audiobooks, & E-Comics

Now you can take great books with you wherever you go! An extensive selection of popular fiction and non-fiction ebooks, audiobooks and comics for all ages. Read in your browser or download books to your Apple or Android mobile device, Kobo e-reader, mp3 player and enjoy them on the go!

Download the Libby app for your device at OverDrive's Device Help page.

Need help getting started? Access this Tutorial, or view the OverDrive's help pages.

Libby & Library2Go (OverDrive) Magazines

Enjoy finding magazines for kids. Includes several titles in French and other languages. Read using the Libby app for the best small screen reading experience.

Download the Libby app for your device at OverDrive's Device Help page.

Need help getting started? Access this Tutorial, or view the OverDrive's help pages.