With OverDrive/KY Libraries Unbound, you can borrow and enjoy free eBooks, audiobooks, and more from your library's digital collection. All you need to get started is an internet connection and a library card!
One Click Digital/Recorded Books is the largest independent publisher of unabridged audiobooks and a key provider of digital content to the library and school market. eBook and eAudio titles from major publishing houses are distributed along with exclusive eAudio titles produced by Recorded Books and narrated by professional, award-winning actors.
Please note that Ancestry.com cannot be accessed outside the Library.
The following resources require pre-registration on a Library computer to be accessed outside the Library:
- Cypress Resumes
- KYVL (this includes NoveList)
- Learning Express Library
- Reference USA
- ABC Mouse
- NewsBank (library card number required)
ABCmouse.com teaches numbers, addition and subtraction, shapes, patterns, measurements, and more! Our games and creative activities make math fun while giving young learners the practice they need to build a strong foundation for success.
Find information on Kentucky, global issues and events, education, political and social issues and more including newspapers, videos and web-only content featuring the Commonwealth Journal, USA Today, and international sources.
Ancestry.com is a subscription-based genealogy research website and DNA product with over 16 billion records online.
Ancestry.com is available on Library computers ONLY, it cannot be accessed from home.
A to Z World Foods is the only food database that covers food culture and traditional recipes for 174 countries. It's divided into six catagories: National Cuisine, Regional Cuisine, Daily Meals, Etiquette, Special Occasion Foods, and trivia. 9000 food photos, 6000 recipes, articles and more! Mobile friendly for your tablet, laptop, or smart phone.
You'll just need your library card for access to this database.
Cypress Resume, an online resume builder that lets you create professional-quality resumes in three quick and simple steps.
Available to patrons for free from inside the Library or at our branches.
Available from home after setting up an account within the Library.
Gale Virtual Reference Library offers a collection of reference eBooks containing the following subjects: art, biography, business, education, environment, history, information and publishing, law, literature, medicine, multicultural studies, nation and world, religion, science, social science, and technology.
KYVL provides access to over 60 encyclopedias, full text and citation databases as well as test prep and skill-building resources, how to do research tutorials and more.
Contact the Reference desk (606-679-8401) for your ID and password to use KYVL at home.
A testing site, take practice exams for college prep, careers, and high school equivalency (GED), among others.
You just register once at the Reference desk and can use your login anywhere! At home, in the library or on the go!
Mango Languages creates lovable language-learning experiences with over 70 languages available!
Mango Languages can be accessed while in the Library building or from home. All you need is your Library card number. You also have the option to create an account so that you may keep track of your progress.
NoveList is a source for assisting fiction readers in finding new authors and titles. It includes information on more than 150,000 titles, including authors, publication information, subjects, book reviews, discussion guides, and feature articles.
Reference USA is an internet based reference service designed for use as a reference and research tool for students, job seekers, and researchers.
Available for use outside the Library with Library card number.