What is Gareth Stevens Interactive Library?

For the past 30+ years, Gareth Stevens Publishing has focused on high-interest nonfiction titles aligned to meet curriculum objectives for grades Pre-K through 8. From an exciting line of nonfiction books designed for early-emergent to fluent readers, to engaging, on-level nonfiction books supporting the curriculum at the elementary grades, and curriculum-related topics for middle school students, our titles lead children to a lifetime of learning through high-quality, high-interest materials.

How can I access the eBooks?

The username is rapides
The password is library

You can view our online eBooks from Gareth Stevens by clicking this link (http://garethstevensinteractivelibrary.com/) or by clicking a link that says “Click here to access this interactive ebook” when searching through our catalog at http://encore.rpl.org

Do I need to stay connected to the internet?

Yes. These ebooks are viewed in your browser rather than downloaded to your device that means you must remain connected to the internet in order to access the material.

How long can I check these ebooks out?

Unlike, our OverDrive catalog, you don’t actually check out these eBooks, it’s more like coming into the library to read them and leaving them at the library when you’re done.