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Directions – Overdrive eBooks & eAudio

Overdrive Sample ImageeBooks & eAudiobooks for kids are available in the Overdrive KIDS eReading Room. All you need to know is your library card number and PIN.

Your library card number is located on the back of your library card. When entering your barcode number leave no spaces or dashes between the numbers.  If you have forgotten your PIN, you can reset it: What’s My Pin?

  • Compatible for downloading on Overdrive Sample Imagemost eReaders, tablets and mobile devices running the free Kindle app, as well as smartphones, iOS and Android devices.
  • eBooks & eAudiobooks (all levels – picture books, early readers & chapter books)
  • Download up to 35 items at a time
  • Loan periods range from 7 to 21 days

Directions – Sesame Street eBooks


eBooks & Read Alongs for kids are available on Sesame Street eBooks.

  • Devices: PC & Mac loginApp Store iPad ONLY, most android devices Play Store
  • Formats: eBooks & Read Alongs; PreK-Grade 3
  • Loan Limit: Unlimited checkouts
  • Loan Period: Unlimited loan period
  • Preview eBook Sample: Sesame Street Celebrate!

How to do it:

One computer:

Sesame Street Directions on a Computer

Tips:

  1. You will not be asked to reenter this information unless you reinstall the app.
  2. You will have access to all of the eBooks.
  3. Click the Download Now button to add any of the 200 eBooks to your bookshelf.  Once the title is downloaded, you can read it immediately by clicking Read.
  4. You will always be able to access the books you have chosen by tapping My Bookshelf at the bottom of the screen.  You can even read them offline!
  5. Your library card number is located on the back of your library card. When entering your barcode number leave no spaces or dashes between the numbers.  If you have forgotten your PIN, you can reset it: What’s My Pin?

Directions – eBook Read Alongs from Sesame Street

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Use your indyPL Library Card number and PIN to check out FREE eBook Read Alongs. What’s My PIN? Sesame Street eBook Read Along Directions.Sesame Street Logo

Sesame Street Read Along Stories look like the sample shown here. The words to the story appear on the screen as it is being read aloud. As each word is pronounced, it is highlighted.

Read Along Stories are great reading practice! Plus, they are great for car trips because you can check out several to your device and change them out when you want new ones. Sesame Street eBook Read Along Directions.


Abby Cadabby Visits the Farm

More Sesame Street eBook Read Alongs


Directions – Streaming Video for Kids

IndyPL’s new collection of streaming videos from Overdrive includes more than 400 titles appropriate for juvenile audiences.

Movie selections include movie versions of:

  • Caldecott winners, including “Where the Wild Things Are” and “Make Way for Ducklings”
  • Animated picture book classics, such as “The Ugly Duckling” and “Click Clack Moo, Cows that Type”
  • Episodes from tv shows such as Sesame Street and Sonic the Hedgehog
  • Instructional videos on a variety of topics, including yoga; and so much more!

Take a Look

The Adventures of Paddington Bear Chicka Chicka Boom  Boom Click Clack Moo Cows That Type Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs
Harold and the Purple Crayon Harry the Dirty Dog Locomotive Me, Eloise
Mr. Wuffles The New Adventures of Madeline Sesame Street Sonic the Hedgehog
The Ugle Duckling Where the wild Things Ared

Video Titles Selected by: Janet Spaulding, Selection Services