Online Content

Your Grand Ledge Area District Library card grants you access to dozens of online resources, browse our online content library below.
Ancestry Library Edition

Ancestry Library Edition

Infobase Learning Cloud

Infobase Learning Cloud

Ferguson’s Career Guidance

Ferguson’s Career Guidance

OverDrive Magazines

OverDrive Magazines

OverDrive/Libby for Teens

OverDrive/Libby for Teens

Overdrive/Libby for Kids

Overdrive/Libby for Kids

Overdrive/Libby

Overdrive/Libby

Gale in Context – Opposing Viewpoints

Gale in Context – Opposing Viewpoints

Gale in Context – High School

Gale in Context – High School

Gale in Context – Elementary

Gale in Context – Elementary

Kanopy – For Kids!

Kanopy – For Kids!

Access Video On Demand – Just for Kids!

Access Video On Demand – Just for Kids!

Access Video On Demand

Access Video On Demand

ComicsPlus Kids

ComicsPlus Kids

ComicsPlus

ComicsPlus

BookFlix

BookFlix

Mango

Mango

AtoZ The USA

AtoZ The USA

Global Road Warrior

Global Road Warrior

AtoZ World Travel

AtoZ World Travel

AtoZ World Food

AtoZ World Food

AtoZ Food America

AtoZ Food America

Kanopy

Kanopy

Hoopla

Hoopla

Tutor.com

Tutor.com

Many users utilize several of these services to get the maximum entertainment value, but it may be difficult to differentiate and choose between them all.  See the chart below for the main features of each service:

CompareAccess VideoBookflixComicsPlusOverDriveHooplaKanopyOverdrive Magazines
AudienceAll Ages & Just for KidsPre-K to 3rd gradeAll agesAll agesAll agesAll agesAll ages
Stream titles on computers and mobile devicesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
Download titles for offline reading/viewingNoNoYesYesMobile devices onlyNoAble to view offline
How many items can I check out?Unlimited -- streaming access onlyUnlimited -- streaming access onlyUnlimited10 at any time6 per month10 per monthNo limit
How many items can I have on hold?No holds; all items always availableNo holds; all items always availableNo holds; all items always available15No holds; all items always availableNo holds; all items always availableNo holds; all items always available
Available for dedicated ereaders?
(Nook, Kindle, Kobo, etc)
n/an/aNoYesNon/aNo
Available on Kindle Fire?n/aNoNoYesYesn/aYes
Can I suggest a title/purchase?NoNoNoYesNoNoNo
Comics/Graphic Novel experienceJust for Kids -- great selection of cartoonsTitles are animatedYES YES YESLimitedVery strongWide variety of cartoonsNo
Non-fiction titlesStrong selection for kids & All AgesEach pairing has non-fiction titleYesSomeStrongerStrong selection of documentariesStrong
Collections, in general1000s of videos, interactives, & games140 pairs with 38 Spanish choicesWide variety of titles and genresStronger on bestsellersStronger on niche titles/publishersClassics, independent, and educational films; documentaries; Kids Kanopy -- storytime & classicsWide variety of titles