Read, Listen, Watch

These engaging e-books and downloadable resources make learning fun and easy.
Looking for recommendations? Check out our featured staff picks.

Epic Reads

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Epic Reads
These are the books DCL’s youth librarians will be talking about in schools throughout the school year. These specially chosen reads for kids in grades 1-8 include everything from fiction, nonfiction and sci-fi to fantasy, mystery, humor and more. Enjoy!

Storytime Favorites

Storytime Favorites
These are the hand-picked favorites of our childhood literacy specialist. These books incorporate fun, play and learning in a way that encourages literacy growth. Enjoy some or all of these with your growing reader!

Kids' Digital Media

OverDrive Kids

Safe e-book search for readers 12 and younger. Filter by format, subject, device or reading level. Includes read-alongs for preschoolers!


Access animated, talking picture books, read-along chapter books, and National Geographic kids’ videos for your mobile device.

Colorado Play & Learn App

This app’s quick-learning tips and simple games and activities help develop pre-reading skills in early learners, from babies to preschoolers. Download it from iTunes or Google Play.