Free Read Alouds and More!

TeachingBooks is a great site that has over 200,000 titles and lesson plans for teachers, students and parents to access. There are over 1500 complete stories and poems that are read by authors, illustrators and actors with fun videos and audio recordings. This site has interviews, lesson activities, awards and more. 

You can search by grade level, genre, cultural areas, and so much more! This is free for all Wisconsin residents and patrons.

*Check out Daytime Emmy®-nominated and award-winning children’s literacy website, Storyline Online®, streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations.

Free e-Books and Audiobooks

Let's keep up with reading and learning! These resources are free to use whenever or wherever you are.

Title       Description
Wisconsin's Digital Library Access tons of e-books and audiobooks with your library card. Don't have one yet? Apply for a virual one today!
Oxford Owl Free phonics and early reader books from Oxford University Press. Recommended for Ages 3-12. The website also provides educational videos, games, and other learning materials.
Gateway to the Classics This site offers a large collection of classic literature for children and the young at heart. They offer hundreds of titles across a wide variety of genres, with special emphasis on history, literature, and natural history.
International Children’s Digital Library This nonprofit organization provides access to children’s eBooks from all over the world. There are over 4,600 titles in 80 languages to choose from and is intended for children ages 3 to 13.




Page Updated: 3/17/2021