New Free Online Resources
TumbleBookCloud is a streaming service with a digital collection focused on middle school and high school readers. It offers people of all reading levels access to a robust collection of ebooks, enhanced eBooks, audiobooks, graphic novels and National Geographic videos and hundreds of quizzes and other teacher resourcesBooks feature adjustable text sizes, full narration, and a read-along function which highlights text as it is read.
This collection is available around the clock. No downloads, no waiting! If you can access the internet, you can be reading, watching, or listening to content immediately. There’s also a free app available for Android and Apple devices. Titles do not sync across devices.
NOLS patrons can access TumbleBookCloud here or through the Online Resources page. A NOLS library card and password are needed to access TumbleBookCloud.
NOLS is pleased to announce it recently added Lynda.com to its list of free online resources, providing library cardholders with free access to thousands of online learning opportunities that would normally cost $20-$30 per month to access. Lynda.com is an online learning site that hosts a constantly growing library of more than 6,000 courses with more than 130,000 instructional videos. Learn more here
Sequim Future Library Project News and Info!
The cramped and aging branch library that serves the Sequim / Dungeness Valley area has been a critical concern for NOLS, and for the community, for decades. In 2014 NOLS initiated a phased planning project to find a Future Library solution. Community engagement has been an important part of this careful planning process. To learn more about this project, and join the conversation, visit the Sequim Branch Future Library Project