new download collections launch today

May 11, 2011

We began offering two new download collections this morning, that you may want to investigate.

Disney Digital Books

These downloadable books from Disney include short picture books based on Disney movies for young readers, as well as novelizations of some Disney Channel television shows for Tweens.

Features

  • Always available, customers can choose from the entire collection of nearly 700 titles and never place a hold.
  • Flexible checkout periods 7 or 14 days.
  • Some titles include a read aloud feature, trivia games, dictionary.
  • Compatible with Windows or Mac PCs, not compatible with ebook readers.

Project Gutenberg ebook collection

A link titled “Additional eBooks. Always Available.” leads to these ebooks the link can be found on our OverDrive site on the left hand side of the page.  PG ebooks are digitalizations of books that are in the public domain.  The PG collection gives Sno-Isle customers an additional 15,000 ebooks to enjoy in addition to our regular ebook offerings.

Features

  • Always available for check out.
  • Project Gutenberg titles don’t count against a customer’s limit of 10 downloads.
  • Titles don’t expire, so customers can enjoy them at their own pace without the hassle of a due date.

Learn more about Project Gutenberg.

posting by jim

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