eBooks & eResources for Kids
The library offers several ways to access eBooks, audiobooks, music and more! All you need is your library card and an internet connection! Click on the headings below to read more about CreativeBug, Freegal, Overdrive, TumbleBooks, and other library services.
Download or stream music for free with your Puyallup Public Library card. Just enter your library card number and PIN to download up to five songs per week. The music files never expire, so they're yours to keep! You can also stream up to three hours of music each week.
With access to the Sony Music Entertainment catalog, Freegal offers hundreds of thousands of songs, over 100 genres of music, and more than 50 record labels, all without having to download software or have any digital rights management (DRM) issues to deal with.
Libby contains free downloadable eBooks, audiobooks, and magazines for all ages. From chapter books to picture books to easy readers, there is something for everyone. You can read or listen to books on your computer and smart devices.
You will need your library card number and your PIN to download these electronic books. Because the Library is a member of the Washington State Consortium, our version of Libby is called the Washington Anytime Library.
TumbleBooks is an online collection of talking picture books that teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love. TumbleBooks are created by adding animation, sound, music, and narration to existing picture books to produce an electronic picture book that can be read to you. No download is required! These ebooks can be accessed by any computer or smart device with an internet connection. The Puyallup Public Library subscribes to this service so that our users can access it for free.
Access to thousands of digital comics, graphic novels, and manga from 100+ library-friendly publishers. The collection includes popular and award-winning titles for every age range and interest. Age ratings are available. Log in using your library card number.
The ComicPlus app (found under the name LibraryPass) is also available for download on your favorite mobile device.
A trusted source to learn about books, authors, and read-alike recommendations for all ages.
Do you like to draw, sew, cook, or do other crafty activities? CreativeBug offers hundreds of videos on creative projects where you can learn a new skill or refresh your memory on something you once learned before. Log in using your library card and PIN, then explore the tutorials to find your next great project.
Are you writing a report? Wanting to research a topic? Learning a new language? We have so many excellent resources for you to use! Our databases are available 24/7 and are a reliable source of accurate information.
CultureGrams Online is perfect for country and state reports! You'll find concise, reliable, and up-to-date information about the cultures of hundreds of countries, provinces, and states, including background material, customs, lifestyles, and society. Use your library card number to log in.
Mango Languages is a great resource to help you learn a foreign language. Use this multimedia learning system to brush up on a language you already know or use it to learn a completely new one. There are over 30 languages to choose from! Use your library card number to log in.
Introduce elementary students to database searching with resources featuring age-appropriate, curriculum-related content. A great place to find scholarly articles for school reports. Use your library card number to log in.