eContent for Kids & Teens
We have an assortment of library and county funded special resources to provide kids and teens with quality electronic books, audiobooks, and research information. Check out the selection below, and have your library card ready to login!
Explore the world of reading with 135 animated stories paired with nonfiction ebooks, including 35 Spanish pairs. Build early literacy skills with interactive activities that support reading comprehension. For preschool through 3rd grade.
GALE IN CONTEXT Elementary
Cross-curricular content aligned with national and state elementary curriculum standards including biography, geography, history, government, cultures and religion, literature and the arts, science and health, sports, and social issues. Resources for papers, projects, and presentations including line notes, critical essays, related topics, critical thinking questions, viewpoints, primary sources, and more.
KINDLES (Kids) KINDLES (Teens)
The Children’s Library has pre-loaded kindles available for check-out. Kids kindle titles include OBOB titles from years past, along with award winners and other great reads. The Teen kindle titles include Oregon Young Adult Network (OYAN) raves, Printz award winners, OBOB selections and more. You can place holds on our kindles in the catalog. Just search for Kindle and limit to Lake Oswego Public Library.
LIBRARY2GO with LIBBY
Use the user-friendly Libby app to gain access to tens of thousands of ebooks and eaudiobooks through the Oregon Digital Library Consortium (ODLC). Search by title or filter the collection by topic and audience.
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC KIDS
For ages 6-14. Authoritative, age-appropriate content lets users explore the world for homework or for fun. National Geographic Kids takes kids on amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space.
NOVELIST K-8 PLUS
Novelist K-8 contains recommendations for K-8 grade levels and includes picture books, children's "chapter" books and young adult fiction titles. Users can also browse hundreds of theme-oriented book lists for readers at all grade levels, and look for award-winning and recommended titles.