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If you do not have a library card, please click here to get a temporary online card that will allow you to access some of the online resources.
For a listing of some upcoming Online Children Programs and reading clubs children can join and participate in from home, please click the image or link below!
Downloadable HelpBelow please find a link to our Online Resource List, instructional guides and downloadable help regarding E-Readers, kanopy, overdrive, and more:
- North Shore Public Library's Online Resources
- Help with your E-Readers
- Kanopy and Overdrive user guides
- Livebrary E-Resources
Arts, Crafts, and GamesIf you are interested in so art options for at home, some crafting ideas, or even how to play Dungeons and Dragons and other online games, please see the option below:
Computers (Technology)For some online computer classes for all ages, and various resources and activities for kids, please see the below link to get a listing of possibilities!
Concert/Opera/Music StreamingMissing a concert or a show? See the link below for some streaming concert and opera options as well as where to find some free music:
Cooking DemoAre you missing our cooking programs with Simply Creative Chef Rob Scott? He has helped you out by posting some cooking demos online! Click the following link for a listing of demos and their recipes!
Defensive DrivingIf you need to take a Defensive Driving course, please visit the below link to connect to a variety of options, some for AARP, and even some for AAA members.
EducationalFor free educational apps, games, and websites for all ages, please see the below link:
Fitness and HealthMiss going to the gym, or want to fill in some of your time with fitness or health classes, please click the below link to see live streaming options and where to go and learn how to be healthy during this uncertain time:
Language LearningThe following links are for English speakers wanting to learn other languages, or Spanish speakers looking to better their English!
Museums and Outdoor Virtual ToursFor a large listing of museums and parks offering virtual tours and experiences while their buildings are physically closed, please click the link below:
StorytimeFrom the Library of Congress, to celebrities reading storytime, to Harry Potter, the following link has various storytime options:
Suffolk Libraries Online Resources and Other eBook OptionsPlease see the link below for a listing of eBook options and Suffolk Libraries Online Resources:
TaxesIf you need assistance with your taxes, need forms, or instructions on how to file online, please see the following link:
NSPL's Popular Online ResourcesSome of the North Shore Public Library's more popular online resources include the following:
- Kanopy - (Kanopy limits have been raised to 20 items per month during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Kanopy has also offered some extra benefits for the next 30 days including a list of movies that do not count against your 20 item limit, and making Kanopy Kids completely free and unlimited - this includes shows like Sesame Street and Arthur)
Ancestry - Proquest has offered temporary remote access to Ancestry Library.
- Brainfuse - Through June 30, live tutoring will be available from 1PM – 11PM
- College Navigator
- North Shore Public Library Spring Reading Club
- Live-brary for Kids
- Book Flix
- Day By Day
- Kids Info Bits
- National Geographic Kids
- NoveList K-8 Plus
- Scholastic Teachables
- Tumble Book Library
- Tumble Math
- World Book Kids
- If you do not have a library card, please click here to get a temporary online card that will allow you to access some of the online resources.