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Digital Research Resources
Tennessee R.E.A.D.S. available to all Tennessee residents
- More about READS: basic information, step by step how to instructions and Overdrive help links.
- Borrow and download eBooks to your eReader, tablet or home computer.
- Borrow and download eAudiobooks and transfer to your computer, mp3 player, ipad, and ipod.
- Access the READS collection for eBooks and eAudiobooks now.
For NEW adult, teen and kids eAudiobooks check out the OneClickdigital collection. OneClick is only available to WCPLtn patrons.
Self-e Select "Indie" eBooks
- SELF-e Select Indie published ebooks. A collaboration between Library Journal and Biblioboard Mobile LIbrary to host Indie (self) published ebooks by authors from Tennessee and the around the country.
- Set up a user account with library barcode and PIN.
- Apps are available for the iPad®, Nexus and Galaxy Tab® and Kindle Fire HD®.
- Connect to the SELF-e collection now
SELF-e for Authors
- SELF-e for Authors: Connecting Indie Authors, Libraries and Readers. WCPLtn has made the SELF-e ebook submission platform freely available to its patrons and local writing community. By submitting your indie-published book here, you can share your ebook(s) with patrons of your local library and libraries throughout your state.
- Connect to SELF-e for Authors now.
- Tips & Tricks on Submitting Your Book For authors looking to submit to SELF-e who do not yet have ePub or PDF files of their book, there are other ways you can submit to SELF-e.
Zinio Online Magazines
- Unlimited remote access to magazines purchased for WCPLtn patrons.
- Available on your computer, tablet or mobile device.
- Connect to the Library's Zinio website.
- See the Zinio Information / FAQ page for assistance with:
- Setting up your Library Zinio account.
- Setting up your Zinio Website account.
- Finding content within a magazine.
- List of magazines by title.
Check Out an eReader
- Borrow an eReader from any Branch Library.
- Keep it for 3 weeks. May be renewed 1 time.
- Catalog keyword search "ereader".
- Features full text eBooks and downloadable eAudiobooks accessible at home or in the library.
- eAudiobook Collection Over 7,000 titles in the collection. fiction and non-fiction titles.
- eBook Collection over 7,000 titles in the collection fiction and non-fiction titles.
- Click here for eBook FAQ.
- Click here for help downloading eAudiobooks.
Gale Directory Library
- Business, student and homework resources
- Awards, Honors & Prizes, 40th edition, 2010; Encyclopedia of Associations: International Organizations 50th edition, 2011; Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media, 146th edition, 2010; Scholarships, Fellowships& Loans, 27th edition, 2010
Gale Virtual Reference Library: GVRL
- Online reference source highlighting business, cultures, history, literature, science, technology, travel guides and more.
- Collection of animated talking picture books an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love. Call for user name and password, 615-595-1244 or 615-595-1243.
- Access the collection.
WCPLtn-Created Research Tools
- Career Center Online
- Community Information Directory
- Lifestyles of the Past and Present in Bethesda.
- Local Authors Collection
- Nolensville 1797 - 1987 Reflections of a Tennessee Town. Surname Index
- Pioneer Families.
- Subject Guides/Bibliographies.
- Thelma Battle's Williamson County African American Genealogy Database
- WCPLtn Special Collections Genealogy and Local History Database
- Visions of the Past: Williamson County Tennessee. Index to Thelma Battle's African American Exhibit Catalogs.