Receive weekly book recommendations for readers of all ages, follow learning tips for children to make the most out of your reading experience, learn about library programs, and keep track of progress and achievements.
BookFlix® is a digital literacy resource that pairs more than 120 animated stories from Weston Woods with a best-selling nonfiction eBook from Scholastic on a similar subject. The fiction and nonfiction pairings are designed to strengthen early literacy skills while exposing young learners to real world concepts.
Books and Authors offers new ways to explore the endless possibilities and combinations of books, authors, genres, and topics. Watch a video tutorial about using Gale Books and Authors.
Instantly borrow up to 5 free digital movies and TV shows, eBooks, comics, music, and eAudiobooks per month. See our Streaming Movies and Music page for more information about using hoopla digital.
The Maryland Deaf Culture Digital Library, the result of a bill that was passed into law, is the "first stop" information center that will provide Maryland residents, local public library staff, college and university librarians and other libraries in the state of Maryland with access to: online resources on Deaf culture, a comprehensive electronic collection of Deaf resources, Deaf cultural programs, and training programs for library staff.
Engage kids and young students to broaden their educational horizons with reputable, special, authoritative, and age-appropriate digital content that brings them the world in a way they have never seen before. National Geographic Kids will take them on amazing adventures in science, nature, wildlife, culture, geography, archaeology, and space.
A guide to popular fiction titles for young readers; a great source for series, read-alikes, and topic lists.
An electronic readers’ advisory tool and source for series, read-alikes, and book discussion guides.
Offers thousands of downloadable audiobooks, eBooks, and magazines. See our OverDrive/Libby page for more information about using this service.
A website by Enoch Pratt Free Library providing information, links, and resources on a variety of subjects. NOTE: Each subject category includes links to "databases." The majority of these databases are only available with an Enoch Pratt Free Library card. Each category also includes links to websites and other information, which are available to all.
Interested in what new books, DVDs, and more we’ve added to our collection? Sign up for our What’s New newsletter through Wowbrary! You’ll receive an email newsletter every Saturday with titles we’ve added in the previous week. To place a hold on any item, just click the “Borrow” button. Most items will be on order and not immediately available, but you’ll get a head start on the hold list!