The letters ABCDE in red, blue, green, yellow and purple respectively, pictured alongside an illustrated dancing blue hardcover book.

At-Home Reading Resources K-2

Looking for e-resources to support reading and early literacy? Check out these from MCPL! Some are appropriate for a wide range of ages, and others are especially for elementary school students and children who are just beginning to read independently.

These are premium resources, free to you with your library card! Click the links below, and you’ll land on the page for each service that will ask you for MCPL log-in information, so have your card handy. Need a library card? It’s easy to get one here.

BookFlixClassic video storybooks and non-fiction e-books.
Books & AuthorsFind suggestions for good books, read-alikes, award lists, series lists, author information, reviews, and reader ratings.
FlipsterRead your favorite magazines online, including many for children.
hooplaA variety of ebooks, audiobooks, comics, movies, music, and television shows for all ages. Available immediately – no waiting!
NoveList K-8 PlusFind good books, fiction and nonfiction, for kids and teens. Includes recommended reading lists, read-alikes, award winners, series titles, and more.
Overdrive for KidsDownloadable e-books and audiobooks for children.
RBdigital Magazines for KidsRead your favorite magazines online, including many for children.
TumbleBooksAnimated, talking picture books. Includes story books, chapter books, nonfiction, videos, and more. Also includes e-books in French and Spanish.