Ventura County eLibrary - cloudLibrary
Checkout eBooks through the county’s public library system. Just use the number on the back of you library card to gain access. If you don’t have a card, you can apply for a free one online.
Simi Valley Public Library - cloudLibrary
You may also access our local library’s cloudLibrary collection of free eBooks and audiobooks.
Amazon is offering Audible for free. Audible gives access to audiobooks for all ages. For SSHS students, there is a teen section and a section of the classics. There is also a section for children and tweens.
This free, online library offers access to academic and historical books. Internet Archive, in response to the crisis, has created a National Emergency Library, which eliminates waitlist for the 14 million books the have in their lending library. They are also offfering an on one collection from the Smitsonian.
An offshoot of the Internet Archives, Open Library has a collection of over a million eBooks.
Universal School Library
As part of Internet Archive, Uriversal School Library offers free access to core novels for schools. The books are listed by grade level.
Grade 9: https://archive.org/search.php?query=subject%3A%22Reading+Level-Grade+9%22
Grade 10: https://archive.org/search.php?query=subject%3A%22Reading+Level-Grade+10%22
Grade 11: https://archive.org/search.php?query=subject%3A%22Reading+Level-Grade+11%22
Grade 12: https://archive.org/search.php?query=subject%3A%22Reading+Level-Grade+12%22
Apply for a free library card with Hoopla and gain access to free eBooks, music, movies, and more.
Another resource from Amazon, Librivox provides free access to audiobooks. At this site, volunteers read books that are in the public domain for all to enjoy..
Project Gutenberg is an free, online library of over 60,000 eBooks that are in the public domain.
Scribd offers 30-day free trials to their eBook collection. You can find current books by best-selling authors.
This website offers a daily selection of free and reduced price books for Kindle, Apple, Nook, and Kobo Books.
PDF Books World
At the site, you can download PDF versions of classic novels, non-fiction, plays, and poetry.
Manybooks is another company that offers access to over 50,000 free and reduced price eBooks.
Feedbooks has a section that offers easy access to public domain books.