The Burnaby School District has paid subscriptions for many resources including audio and ebooks. In addition, many companies are offering free access to their titles. Some databases include materials for many age groups, some of which are meant for older students and teens. It is recommended parents guide their children in selecting appropriate materials.
This is free for as long as schools are closed. Good selection of contemporary and classic titles for preschoolers to teens. Titles are available in English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Portugeuse, Dutch and Chinese languages.
AUDIO BOOK CLOUD
K – 12 fiction and non-fiction titles.
BURNABY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Diverse collection of audio and ebooks for all ages.
Free 30 day trial. 40 000+ titles to choose from.
K – 12. Searchable by grade or reading level.
From Oxford University. For ages 3 – 11.
SCHOLASTIC AT HOME
Books and activities to keep kids engaged. K – 9.
TEEN BOOK CLOUD
ebooks for grades 7 – 12. Offers fiction, non-fiction, graphic novels, videos and audio books.
Animated talking books for grades K – 6. Selection includes storybooks, chapter books, graphic novels and non-fiction titles.
VANCOUVER PUBLIC LIBRARY
Extensive selection of ebooks for all ages.
Vooks offers an very good selection of contemporary titles that are free temporarily. There are 2 ways to sign up.
- choose 6 books within a limited catalogue. Credit card not required. https://watch.vooks.com/free-access
- choose unlimited titles from their catalogue with a credit card. First month free. https://www.vooks.com/parent-resources