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  • Saturday 9:30am – 5:00pm
  • Sunday 12:00pm – 5:00pm

OverDrive/Libby

Overdrive has been our most popular service for eBooks and digital audiobooks for years. It supports many devices including: PCs, Macs, basic Amazon Kindles, Kindle Fires, basic Barnes & Noble Nooks, Nook color devices, Apple devices and Android devices. Click preceding links for printable instructions supporting the device of your choice.


Try OverDrive’s new app, Libby, for a simpler method of accessing the same giant collection of eBooks & audiobooks. Click here for instructions on using Libby with supported devices. **Please note: The Libby app is not available in the Amazon app store for Kindle devices.**

Kanopy

Watch from over 30,000 feature films, documentaries, foreign language, and educational videos. Stream up to 8 titles a month (for 3 days each) on your desktop computer, mobile, Roku, Apple TV and coming soon to Amazon Fire TV. To access Kanopy on mobile devices or a television, install the Kanopy app from your device’s app store.

To use Kanopy, follow this link then choose SIGN UP to create your Account. You will need an email address and password. Once you receive the confirmation email, follow the provided link and enter your library barcode number to authenticate your Kanopy account.

 

Hoopla

Hoopla brings you thousands of movies, television shows, songs, audiobooks, eBooks & comics for free. All you need is a library card and a computer, smartphone, tablet. There are never any wait-lists or late fees. Start streaming immediately, or download a title to your device for watching or listening later. Now supports Roku, AppleTV and FireTV for streaming to your big screen. (Internet Explorer is NOT supported, please use Chrome, Firefox or Edge when using Hoopla on a computer) Click here for instructions on using this service.

Flipster

Flipster allows you to access digital versions of some of your favorite magazines such as People Weekly, Forbes, & Food Network Magazine. Read magazines online on ANY Internet-connected device, or download them into the Flipster App on a compatible device for offline use. Flipster works on PCs, Macs, Apple devices, Android devices, and some Kindle Fires. Click your device for instructions on how to use.

Tumblebooks

Choose from more than 1,000 preschool to middle grade ebooks in English, Spanish, and French. Have the text read to you, or read on your own. Enjoy music, puzzles, and games, too!

Bookflix

Scholastic BookFlix pairs classic video storybooks with related non-fiction ebooks, combining fact and fiction to reinforce early reading skills and expand children’s knowledge of the world around them.

RBdigital (formerly OneClickdigital)

RBdigital offers access to exclusive Recorded Books audiobooks, as well as content from all major publishers currently totaling over 5000 titles. RBdigital can be used both on computers and portable devices. Audiobooks can be streamed on PCs and Macs or downloaded into the RBdigital app using portable Apple devices, Android devices, Nook color devices and Kindle Fires. *NOTE: search for LIVEBRARY as your library, not Sachem. Click your device for instructions on how to use.

FreedomFlix

Social studies topics come to life through dozens of themed units, each with an introductory video, customizable ebook, related articles, primary sources, links, and project ideas for elementary and middle grades.

ScienceFlix

Featuring videos, articles, project ideas, experiments, and quizzes, ScienceFlix provides an in-depth examination of more than 30 different topics including earth science, space science, life science, health & human body, physical science, and technology & engineering.

TrueFlix

Inquiring young minds who love facts about people, places, history, science, and nature can explore their favorite topics through interactive non-fiction ebooks and games along with primary source videos, audio recordings, and images.

Ebsco eBooks

Ebsco eBooks offers access to numerous nonfiction eBook titles, including such topic areas as classic literature, philosophy, religion and even Cliffs Notes! Ebsco eBooks work with numerous devices including, but not limited to: PCs, Macs, Amazon Kindle Fire, Barnes & Noble Nooks, Nooks HD & HD+, Apple devices and Android devices. NOTE: This service is NOT compatible with basic Amazon Kindles (e-ink), ONLY the Kindle Fire. Click your device for instructions on how to use.