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Statewide Online Services News

Statewide Services covers Online Resources (databases), Digital Book eLending (ebooks, audiobooks, video storybooks) and the Kansas Library eCard. 

Questions: audiobooks@ks.gov or 800-432-3919

Jul 16

BotW: Every Body Yoga

Posted on July 16, 2018 at 10:29 AM by Andy Schafer

Book of the Week

Every Body Yoga book cover

Every Body Yoga
by Jessamyn Stanley

Format: Freading eBook


Jessamyn Stanley is on a mission to open the practice of yoga up to people of all body shapes and sizes. In this book, she explains the benefits of practicing yoga, how to get started, and how to get past feelings of shame and move toward self-acceptance. Both a practical guide and a meditation on body image, the book features color photos of the author demonstrating poses as well as suggestions on how to plan a yoga routine and stay motivated.

If you have not used Freading before, please see the First Time Users page.  Questions: 
kslc@ks.gov



Jul 09

BotW: Franklin Rides a Bike

Posted on July 9, 2018 at 10:11 AM by Andy Schafer

Book of the Week

Franklin Rides a Bike

Franklin Rides a Bike 
by Paulette Bourgeois
Illustrated by Brenda Clark 


Format: Total Boox eBook 

In this classic picture book, Franklin struggles with learning to ride his bike. His friends have no problems riding their bikes and seem to have learned so easily. Why is it so hard for him? Franklin must learn that not everything comes easily; effort, practice, and patience reap rewards.

If you have not used Total Boox before, please see the First Time Users page.  Questions: kslc@ks.gov


Jul 02

BotW: 1776

Posted on July 2, 2018 at 9:35 AM by Andy Schafer

Book of the Week

1776

1776 
by David McCullough 


Format: RBdigital audiobook

Celebrate Independence Day this week by listening to historian David McCullough narrate his dramatic recounting of the American Revolution. Primarily a history of the war and the events that led up to it, McCullough brings the time period and the characters that inhabited it to life.


If you have not used RBdigital before, please see the First Time Users page.  Questions: kslc@ks.gov