Keski Libraries E-library Keski Libraries E-library

E-magazines and e-newspapers

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PressReader  at home or in the library

PressReader provides access to 5000 newspapers from 100 countries and in 60 languages. Here you can read a digital replica of today's newspaper! The database collects every issue for the past 2 months. Newspapers include The Washington Post, The Guardian, and Daily Telegraph among others. PressReader also has a selection of magazines (e.g. Elle, Vogue. Total Film).

PressReader can now be accessed remotely at Pressreader.com.

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ePress   at Keski-libraries

ePress includes Finnish newspapers, like Keskisuomalainen, Helsingin Sanomat, Jämsän seutu, Suur-Keuruu, Aamulehti, Turun sanomat and Hufvudstadsbladet.

eMagz  at home or in the library

eMagz includes collection of Finnish magazines.

E-books and e-audiobooks

Ellibs – at home and in the library

The Keski-libraries' collection of e-books is expanding, and at the moment includes over 1300 mainly Finnish books and other publications. The e-book service is provided by the Finnish company Ellibs. In order to loan e-books you need a library card granted by Keski-libraries, as well as the pin code associated with it. To browse the collection, no sign-in is required.

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Naxos Spoken Word Library - at home and in the library

Naxos Spoken Word Library comprises mostly English audiobooks and radio plays, but also to some extent, French, German and Portuguese literature. Naxos Spoken Word provides both fiction and non-fiction including classics, children’s books, poems, relaxation music, nature sounds, memoirs, business literature, and language courses. There are more than 6,000 audiobooks in the service and the collection grows every month. You can sign in to Naxos Spoken Word Library with your library card.

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Further details about audiobooks can be found here.

 

Streaming music and learning music

Naxos Music Library   at home and at library

Gain access to over one million CD Quality tracks of Classical, Jazz, Blues and World Music. To access the Naxos Music Library, follow the link above and insert the number of your library card in the "Enter passcode" field, then click Sign in. The service allows 6 simultaneous users, so on busy days you might need to wait to gain access.

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Rockway  at home and at library

Video music lessons in Finnish.