Online Content

City, States, Countries and Maps!!
eBooks, Audiobooks, Movies, Music, and Magazines
Learn a New Language
Consumer Reports
Financial Information
MeL – full text articles and more
Learning Express Library
Michigan Legal Help

City, States, Countries and Maps!!
Become a roving globetrotter without leaving your desk chair or spending a dime.

  Global Road Warrior

Contains 175 country guides. 
Topics include culture & society, travel, education, history, holidays and much more!

How to login:
From within the library
From anywhere else with your library card — enter 48837 and then your library card number.

  AtoZ World Travel

Contains 202 world city travel guides.
These beautifully illustrated and up-to-date guides cover travel essentials, attractions, insiders’ information, excursions, nightlife, shopping, culture, cuisine, restaurants, health, security, language, maps, hotels, and lots more.

How to login:
From within the library
From anywhere else with your library card — enter 48837 and then your library card number.

  AtoZ the USA

Information all 50 states, territories and U.S.A. in general.
A large-scale encyclopedia of US state and country information. State information is arranged into 103 editorial and image datasets for each state. Topics include history, geography, demographics, education, food and recipes, government, crime, maps, media outlets, symbols, sports, and more.

How to login:
From within the library
From anywhere else with your library card — No need to enter username or password, just complete the library card field by entering 48837 and then your library card number.

  AtoZ Maps Online

Over 100,000 maps.
The world’s most comprehensive collection of royalty-free downloadable maps.  Includes modern maps, antique maps, maps of exploration, geography games, video guides, and much more.

How to login:
From within the library
From anywhere else with your library card — No need to enter username or password, just complete the library card field by entering 48837 and then your library card number.

eBooks, Audiobooks, Movies, Music, and Magazines

Hoopla provides instant access to movies, music and more. Select image or click here to get started.

OverDrive offers ebook and audiobooks.  Select image or click here to access OverDrive.

Digital Magazines

 

RBdigital Magazines    Check Out popular magazines

Beginning April 14, 2017 Grand Ledge Area District Library is excited to announce that the library has joined The Library Network Zinio group to provide a wider selection of digital magazines for our patrons.

Patrons can now access almost 300 popular magazines online and enjoy them from cover-to-cover on  their PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone, or Android device. Instructions on getting started are available for download.

Patrons with existing Zinio accounts will need to create new Zinio accounts to access this new larger group of titles, but we hope that they will find the increased access is well worth the effort.

To get started: Once you click on create a new account, enter your library card information, choose a username and password, and then pick Grand Ledge Area District Library as your library and you are all set to enjoy magazines anytime anywhere!

Learn a New Language — Explore Your World

  Mango

Mango for online language and culture learning system featuring over 70 languages. Select image or click here to begin.

  SCOLA

Explore over 200 countries through video, TV (recorded and live broadcasts!), newspaper and radio.  Language classes from many countries with native speakers.  Country overviews and editing tools make SCOLA both recreational and educational.  App available to make access easier and view content offline. Select image or click here to begin.

Enter the following Username and Password for access outside of the Library:

  • Username: Grand Ledge
  • Password: 48837grand

Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports

CLICK TO ACCESS CONSUMER REPORTS
(for access outside of the library see the username and password listed below)

Make better purchasing decisions on the products you are shopping for. Whether you are looking to find the best deal on an LCD TV or researching the top-recommended used vehicles, ConsumerReports.org® provides ratings and reviews, recommendations and buying advice for thousands of products and services.

Enter the following Username and Password for access outside of the Library:

  • Username: wlcmichigan
  • Password: password


Morningstar

Morningstar provides comprehensive financial information.  Select the image or click here to access.


MeL – full text articles and much more

MeL The Michigan eLibrary with 24/7 free access to online full-text articles, digital images, and other valuable research. Select image or click here to get connected.


Learning Express Library

Learning Express Library Test Prep/Jobs/Careers with interactive learning centers of academic and licensing/certification practice tests. Select image or click here to access.


Michigan Legal Help Created to help people handle simple civil legal problems. Click here to begin.