Kids can now enjoy thousands of picture books in 65+ languages, with English translations. Available in libraries, schools and at home! Sign in using your Monroe County Library card number.


The largest online catalogue of classical and jazz music, opera and dance videos.

Open Culture

Open Culture brings together high-quality cultural & educational media for the worldwide lifelong learning community.


A K-6 math ebook database brought to you by TumbleBooks.


A K-6 children’s ebook database brought to you by TumbleBooks.


A collection of videos and books in a variety of different categories including e-books, read- alongs, graphic novels, videos, and audiobooks brought to you by the New York Public Library.


The New York Public Library has taken steps to expand access to their online offerings. You may apply for a library card through SimplyE to gain access to an array of digital resources, including e-books and audiobooks, as well as databases available from home.

Sora App

Did you know all students of the Gates Chili School District have access to Sora? In collaboration with Monroe BOCES 2 and GCSD, Sora is a FREE collection of ebooks and audiobooks for independent, self-directed, or teacher-assigned reading. Students can read or listen to these books using a Chromebook, desktop computer, or personal mobile device.  […]


Browse, check out, and download audiobooks, eBooks, music and videos right to your home computer or mobile device! Click here  to view the entire catalog of titles and for full instructions.


As a resident of Gates, you have access to Hoopla- a digital media service that allow you to  borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your TV! With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for […]