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Summer Reading with Free ebooks

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Students and families will be provided free access to myON books.


myON will provide you with thousands of enhanced digital books that can be read anytime, anywhere there is an Internet connection.  myON is also mobile on the iPAD, Android Devices, Kindle Fire HD as well as Chrome books.

myON gives your families the opportunity to spend time with their children in an engaging, fun reading environment to build reading stamina and fluency. Prevent the summer slide.  Engage your students all summer long reading.

 

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The myON login is now up and running for your Summer Reading e-book access. See the login directions below.

  1.  Log into www.myon.com
  2. Click on the Red “Log in Now” button
  3. School Name: start out by typing KY Reads, and then you will see from the drop down menu (KY Reads, Kentucky Department of Education)
  4. Username: read
  5. Password: read

 

Another free source is “Open Library

 

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One web page for every book ever published.

Open Library is an open project: the software is open, the data are open, the documentation is open, and we welcome your contribution. Whether you fix a typo, add a book, or write a widget–it’s all welcome. We have a small team of fantastic programmers who have accomplished a lot, but we can’t do it alone!

FAQ about Open Library

Open Library is a project of the non-profit Internet Archive, and has been funded in part by a grant from the California State Library and the Kahle/Austin Foundation.

 

More Free Digital Books with “Books Should Be Free: Free Public Domain audio and eBooks

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Mission
Books Should Be Free makes the world’s public domain audio books available for browsing in a visual and entertaining way.

Uses
If you don’t know what book you want to listen to next, it can be tedious trolling through hundreds of lines of text results looking for a fun book. Books Should Be Free puts the fun back into browsing for audio books. For those who listen to audio books because reading does not come easily to them, the last thing these people would want to do is read through pages of text to find something to listen to. BooksShouldBeFree provides a primarily visual browsing experience so you don’t have to read tedious amounts to find listening material. The BooksShouldBeFree.com website is also screen reader friendly making its resources accessible to people with vision disabilities.

Free
All audio books on BooksShouldBeFree.com are in the public domain. This means that no one holds a copyright on these books and therefore anyone including BooksShouldBeFree.com is free to distribute them. Enjoy these free audio books and use the share button on BooksShouldBeFree.com to tell your friends about all these great public domain audio books.

Source
Books that have entered the public domain are digitized and recorded by volunteers that coordinate themselves through a variety of websites. The majority of public domain books, however, are digitized by Gutenberg.org and recorded by Librivox.org. Books Should Be Free draws on these public domain sources to deliver free audio books to you in an engaging and fun way. Enjoy the browsing experience on our website and be sure to bookmark us and return when youre ready for you’re next audio book!

Free eBooks from Kentucky Libraries Unbound: OverDrive account

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If you are a Kentucky Citizen and have a library card from your public library you may access free eBooks through the Kentucky Libraries Unbound website.  Create an account by entering your library card number and a password.  You will need to also download Overdrive to access the eBooks and audio books.  Click Here for more information.  Your local public library website should also have a link.

 

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