Westchester Public Library System
 
 
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Museum Archive
    The Westchester Township History Museum has created online access to its immense historic photo archives, which includes photos from the Prairie Club, the Chesterton Tribune, the Richardson Wildlife Sanctuary (Flora Richardson Foundation), as well as community members. The number and topic of photos available will increase as we continue with our digitization project.

Overdrive - Download eBooks and audiobooks
    Download unabridged audio books and e-books to your home computer or personal listening device.

    You must login with your library barcode number at the site to access the service.


Hoopla - movies and much, much more
    Hoopla is a downloadable/streaming service containing feature films, music, television shows, eBooks, audiobooks, and comics. There are some limits to how many items you may download per month and for how long you can keep downloaded items. If you have reached your download limit, try again at a later date.

    You need to set up your account when you first visit Hoopla.


Inspire Databases from the State of Indiana
    Many useful reference databases containing books and many full text magazine articles available to Indiana residents only.

    Available to all Indiana Users - No Login Required


NoveList Plus
    NoveList Plus is a comprehensive readers' advisory resource for fiction and nonfiction. It provides information about authors, their series, and reviews of their works. NoveList Plus answers the question: What should I read next?

    You can set up a personal account and save search results and reading lists.


NoveList K-8 Plus
    A reader's advisory just like NoveList Plus, but targeted towards our younger audience.

    Like NoveList Plus, you can create an account to save searches and reading lists.


Rocket Languages
    Register to access a variety of online language lessons. When you register, you can reenter a learning session where you left off.

    Register by entering your library card number at the site.


Tumblebook Library
    TumbleBook Library is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach the joys of reading to young children up to grade 2.

    The first time you login from home you might be asked to enter your library card number.


Tumblebook Cloud Junior
    TumbleBookCloud Junior is an online collection of read-along titles for grades 3-8. It contains early reader chapter books, children's classics, graphic novels, children's audio books and National Geographic videos.

    Available to all Users - No Login Required


Tumblebook Cloud
    TumbleBookCloud is an online collection of over 600 titles for middle school and high school readers. It contains a vast array of YA/Teen novels, classics, poetry, short stories, YA/Teen audiobooks, graphic novels, and world class videos from National Geographic.

    Available to all Users - No Login Required


Tumblebooks Audiobook Cloud
    AudioBookCloud is an audio collection of over 1,000 titles you stream to your computer and listen to online.

    Available to all Users - No Login Required


WorldCat
    WorldCat is a union catalog of holdings from many libraries around the world. When you search, your results fan out from your current location. If you find an item you want in the area, you may be allowed by the owning library to borrow it.

    Available to all Users - No Login Required


Zinio and IndieFlix
    Subscribe to a variety of popular magazines through Zinio that you can download to your computer or tablet. View movies and more through IndieFlix.

    To begin you must login with your library barcode number to setup an account.