Teens, have you read everything in your house? Are you desperate to find new, free reading material? In addition to the library’s Digital Media resources (downloadable books, audiobooks, magazines, music), explore the links below for free digital content perfect for you, including books, comics, and audiobooks. Some content is only available during the COVID-19 crisis.
Audible Stories (via Audible) has opened access to some Audible eAudio titles. Audible also offers a paid subscription service
Comixology Free Comics (via Comixology) offers access to a selection of eComics. Comixology also offers a paid subscription service
LibriVox (via Public Domain) is an audio collection of books in the public domain, recorded by volunteers. This site also offers a volunteer opportunity; you can record yourself reading literature in the public domain to add to their collection.
Marvel Unlimited – Free Comics (via Marvel) provides access to certain popular Marvel comics online. Marvel also offers a paid subscription service.
Riveted Free Reads (via Simon Teen) offers free eBooks and chapter excerpts. This publishing company offers a selection of free titles all year.
Shonen Jump (via VIZ) offers a selection of digital chapters to popular manga. VIZ also offers a paid subscription service.
SYNC Audiobooks for Teens (via Audiofile) is an annual service from Audiofile magazine and partners that provides two free eAudiobooks per week to teens 13+ (and adults) between April 30 and July 29. A list of 2020 titles is available here. The free Sora app is required.
Teen Book Cloud (via Tumblebooks) offers simultaneous unlimited access to their library of eBooks.
List originally compiled by Teen Zone @ CDA Library.