Digital Resources

The following databases are available to library users:

  • Chilton’s Auto Repair Online - Chilton’s do it yourself auto repair offers online automotive repair help for your do-it-yourself auto repair needs at Chilton Online.
  • Consumer Reports - Consumer Report Search within the publication for Product reviews and Ratings on cars, appliances, electronics and more from Consumer Reports.
  • Global Road Warrior - A massive digital database of constantly updated proprietary editorial and graphics for 175 countries of the world. Use your library barcode number to sign in.
  • Legal Forms - Gale Legal Forms helps patrons understand common legal procedures through access to authentic, professional legal documents for businesses.
  • NC LIVE - What is NC LIVE? The power of your library, online! We give you free access to ebooks, audiobooks, videos, and more.
  • NewsBank - NewsBank is a news database resource which provides archives of local, national and world newspapers online.
  • Reference USA - The premier source of business and residential information for reference and research.
  • What’s Next®: Books in Series - Kent District Library’s What’s Next®: Books in Series database helps you search series fiction. A series is two or more books linked by character(s), settings, or other common traits.
  • World Book Online - a database from the publishers of World Book Encyclopedia providing links to articles, weblinks, sounds, animations, maps, bubble views, etc.
  1. Books
  2. Genealogy

The following book resources are available online:

  • AudioBookCloud - Your online audio library is a collection of online streaming audio books
  • MasterFILE Elite - Designed specifically for public libraries, MasterFILE Elite provides full text for magazines, periodicals and reference books covering a wide-range of subjects.
  • NC Digital Library (Overdrive) - The NC Digital Library (OverDrive) add to their collections from a catalog of over 2 million eBooks, audio books, and videos. Start exploring to see what's out there.
  • TeenBookCloud - Teen Book Cloud - is an online collection of e-books, enhanced novels, graphic novels, videos and audio books, which offers students and adults of all reading levels.
  • TumbleBookCloudJr. - With over 600 titles and reading levels from grades 3-8, TumbleBookCloud Junior is a great option for adventurous young readers.
  • Tumble Book Library - Check out some of the award winning books, videos and games in this collection!

The following movie resources are available for library users:

  • OverDrive Streaming Video - OverDrive Streaming Video is a completely free and legal way to stream movies and television episodes via your library card.
  • Kanopy - provides access to thousands of movies to stream for free
  1. Music
  2. Software / Programs