Online Catalog

Our online catalog let’s you search both our physical and digital items. It is also where you can check what physical items you have out and renew your holds on books, audiobooks, and dvd’s.


The first downloadable ebook and audiobook service we partnered with. OverDrive offers electronic media in a variety of formats and compatible with many devices.


We’ve partnered with Bibliotheca and other libraries to provide an amazing amount of ebooks and audiobooks for our patrons to be able to download.


eSebco offers access to non-fiction and educational content aligned with Common Core State Standards.


TumbleBooks are animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they’ll love. TumbleBooks are created by taking existing picture books, adding animation, sound, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book which you can read, or have read to you.


TumbleMath is the most comprehensive collection of math picture books you will find anywhere. All in the amazing TumbleBook format complete with animation and narration.

Teen Book Cloud

Teen Book Cloud is an online collection of ebooks and read-along chapter books, graphic novels, educational videos, and audio books. 

InterLibrary Loans

If we don’t have the book you’re looking for you still have several options, one of which is to see if we can obtain the book from another library for you.


LibraryElf is a web-based and email tool for library users to keep track of their library borrowings. Elf is like a personal assistant, whose task is to help with keeping track of what one has on loan from the library.

Book Letters

Patrons of the Rapides Parish Library can receive several newsletters by e-mail about new books being published, our book clubs, and events.

Bestseller List

The New York Times bestsellers list.