Links to Free eBooks!

Big Universe

Big Universe has thousands of eBooks available through our RSS subscription.

Username: last name, first & middle initial, last three digits of lunch number

Password: lunch number

Group username: rowan

Bostian's eBook Library

Destiny Discover is the place to read Bostian's eBooks and browse our print titles for future checkout. Type in Bostian Elementary in the school search. Log in first in the upper right corner to access hundreds of eBooks including Lightbox interactive books. Ebooks with the infinity symbol have unlimited copies available for online reading.

Username: last name, first and middle initial, last three digits of lunch number

Password: lunch number

Teachers log in with email username and password.


Instantly access 35,000 books, learning videos, quizzes and more. Your teacher can provide you with a class code for Epic! eBooks if you don't already have one.

NC Kids Digital Library

Go to this link to borrow eBooks from the NC Kids Digital Library. You'll find favorites like the Dog Man series here! Click "Sign In" and choose "Rowan Public Library" from the dropdown box.

Card number: lunch number

PIN: last 4 digits of lunch number

NC Wiseowl

NC Wiseowl is an incredible collection of online resources including the Ebsco eBooks K-8 collection and the digital Encyclopedia Britannica for students. Click on Elementary to access these resources.

Password: wiseowl19 or wiseowl20

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The Spanish Experiment

The Spanish Experiment features stories read aloud in Spanish.

Storyline Online

Storyline Online features children's books read aloud by celebrities.

Tumblebooks through Rowan Public Libary

Use this link to Tumblebooks through RPL to access over a thousand animated eBooks, read along books, puzzles, and games.

Card number: lunch number

Pin: last 4 digits of lunch number