During this time, digital media and online resources are available. Check out the following:
Providence Journal Know what’s going on – stories, video & columns covering world, breaking & local news in RI.
E-books, e-audiobooks and videos at the Ocean State Libraries E-Zone
Read and download complete digital editions of popular magazines at RBDigital using your library card
Visit the TumbleBook Library and help your child build reading, math and language skills with this fun collection of animated, talking books for preschool and elementary age children.
Audible – For as long as schools are closed, kids everywhere can instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages, that will help them continue dreaming, learning, and just being kids. All stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet.
Check out the library’s Social Media sites for up to date information on closings/re-opening, book recommendations and virtual storytimes hosted by Miss Lynda and Miss Jenny.
Storytimes on YouTube – check out our new YouTube channel
Harper Kids – video reading on Youtube of their popular children’s books
Skybrary – a digital library of interactive books and educational videos designed for young readers .Kids Read Free for One Month.
Storyline Online – Storyline Online, streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations. Readers include Viola Davis, Chris Pine, Lily Tomlin, Kevin Costner, Annette Bening, James Earl Jones, Betty White and dozens more