eBooks & More

eBooks & More

OverDrive

OverDrive - eBooks and eAudiobooks for desktop PC
Access: eBooks • eAudiobooks
Available on: Desktop PC
Requirements: Library card • Internet access
Need Help: Link

OverDrive for Kids

OverDrive for Kids - eBooks and eAudiobooks for desktop PC
Access: eBooks • eAudiobooks
Available on: Desktop PC
Requirements: Library card • Internet access
Need Help: Link

OverDrive for Teens

OverDrive for Teens - eBooks and eAudiobooks for desktop PC
Access: eBooks • eAudiobooks
Available on: Desktop PC
Requirements: Library card • Internet access
Need Help: Link

Libby

Libby - eBooks and eAudiobooks for mobile devices
(from Overdrive)
Access: eBooks • eAudiobooks
Available on: Mobile devices
Requirements: Library card • Internet access
Need Help: Link

RBdigital

RBdigital - eAudiobooks, Great Courses, magazines
Access: eAudiobooks • Great Courses • eMagazines • Newspapers
Available on: Apple • Android • Kindle
Requirements: Library card • Internet access • Email address
Help: Link

Flipster

Flipster magazines
Access: eMagazines
Available on: Apple • Android • Kindle
Requirements: Library card • Internet access
Help: Link

PressReader

PressReader - Newspapers from US and Canada
(from RBdigital)
Access: Newspapers from US and Canada
Available on: Apple • Android
Requirements: Library card • Internet access
Help: Link

Kanopy for Adults

Kanopy - stream movies for adults
Access: Stream – Movies • Documentaries • Foreign Films • Great Courses
Available on: Apple • Android • Kindle • Chromecast • Apple TV • Roku
Requirements: Library card • Internet access • Email address
Help: Link

Kanopy for Kids

Kanopy - stream movies for kids
Access: Stream – Children’s movies & TV series • Animated storybooks • Educational content
Available on: Apple  •  Android  •  Kindle  •  Chromecast  •  Apple TV  •  Roku
Requirements: Library card • Internet access • Email address
Help: Link

Learning Express Library

Learning Express Library - test prep, study guides and more
Access: Test Prep  •  Study Guides  •  Computer Skills  •  Software Programs 
Available on: Apple  •  Android  •  Desktop PC
Requirements: Library card  •  Internet  access
Need Help: Link

EBSCO eBooks

EBSCO eBooks
Access: eBooks
Available on: Apple • Android • Desktop PC
Requirements: Library card • Internet access
Help: Link

Selfie Book Talk


Selfie Book Talk 5-13-2020 with staff at Plano Public Library
Watch this week's episode. There are thousands of items available for download on OverDrive and Libby. Our library staff has picked some of their favorites to share with you. For a list of titles, access links and read-alike suggestions, visit our blog Planolibrarylearns.org

Selfie Book Talk - May 6, 2020
Selfie Book Talk - April 29, 2020
Selfie Book Talk - April 22, 2020
Selfie Book Talk - April 15, 2020
Selfie Book Talk - April 8, 2020

Virtual Book Clubs

Virtual Book Clubs with Plano Public Library. Register in advance
Participate in our book clubs by joining live discussions online. Be sure to register in advance

What Are You Reading Now?
Join a live discussion on great books you’ve read. The virtual book discussion will be done with Zoom
Monday, May 4 at 1 p.m.
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Monday, May 11 at 1 p.m.
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Monday, May 18 at 1 p.m.
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Young@Heart Book Club
Join a live discussion of this month's read: Internment by Samira Higashida. The virtual book discussion will be done with Zoom
Tuesday, May 12 at 1 p.m.
Register

Second Tuesday
Join a live discussion of this month's read: Jefferson's Daughters: Three Sisters, White and Black, in a Young America by Catherine Kerrison. The virtual book discussion will be done with Zoom
Tuesday, May 12 at 7:15 p.m.
Register 

Chinese Book Talk
中文书谈论会
Read and discuss great Chinese books you've read. The virtual book discussion will be done with Zoom
分享一本您读过的中文好书。
Thursday, May 14 at 7 p.m.
Register
有意参加者

Cook the Book
Tuesday, May 19 at 1 p.m.
Choose your favorite "Dining In" recipe. Prepare the dish and join our virtual discussion with other cooking enthusiasts while staying in. Dining In can be your favorite appetizer, main course, or dessert that you have been making at home for years or for the first time. The virtual book discussion will be done with Zoom
Register

Tuesday, May 26 at 1 p.m.
Learn simple cooking tips and tricks to make cooking easier while participating in a discussion about cookbooks and techniques.
Register

Mystery Book Club

Join a live discussion of this month's read: Not a Soundby Heather Gudenkauf. The virtual book discussion will be done with Zoom
Thursday, May 21 7 p.m.
Register  

Brown Bag Book Club
Join a live discussion of this month's read: The Lost Man by Jane Harper. The virtual book discussion will be done with Zoom
Thursday, May 28 at 12 p.m.
Register

OverDrive – Hold Redelivery
OverDrive - Hold Redelivery Service

Overdrive has a new “Hold Redelivery” option. When an eBook or eAudiobook hold becomes available, you will receive notification and have three days to "pick up" the hold and choose from borrow, deliver later or cancel. Learn more about this service

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Book Club Selections 2020 - Plano Public Library: Printer Friendly List
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Plano Reads

Plano Reads at Plano Library Learns Blog
Book recommendations and reviews, book club updates and news about recent additions to the collection to enhance your reading pleasure.

Pop-Up Authors!

Pop Up Authors - Plano Public Library
Check here for for best-selling and nationally known author events as they pop-up at Haggard Library!


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Brown Bag

Brown Bag Book Club - Plano Public Library
Read and discuss the featured book while you eat lunch. Bring your own lunch. Meets monthly at Parr Library
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Chinese Book Talk

Chinese Book Talk - Plano Public Library
Read and discuss great Chinese books you've read.
分享一本您读过的中文好书。
Meets monthly at Haggard Library
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Mystery

Mystery - Book Club - Plano Public Library
Read and discuss the feature mystery book. Meets monthly at Davis Library

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Second Tuesday

Second Tuesday - Book Club - Plano Public Library
Read and discuss great fiction and non-fiction books. Meets Monthly at Schimelpfenig Library
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What Are You Reading Now?

What Are You Reading Now? Book Club - Plano Public Library
Read and discuss great books you've read. Meets monthly at Haggard Library
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Young @ Heart

Young at Heart - Book Club - Plano Public Library
For adults who enjoy reading about the lives and emotional experiences of young characters. Explore “young at heart” fiction and nonfiction selections. Meets monthly at Harrington Library
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Cook the Book

Cook the Book Book Club - Plano Public Library
Bring a prepared dish to share, featuring a recipe from this month's selection. Meets monthly at Davis Library

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Book in Common

Leavers by Lisa Ko - 2020 Book in Common - Collin College
The program aims to create a community of adult readers, promote discussion, and spark conversations featuring different perspectives and diverse opinions. In partnership with Collin College

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