Electronic Resources

main-fe78672cMango Languages available in GALILEO. Mango Languages is a language- and culture-learning resource that offers access to 60 foreign language courses and 17 English courses taught completely in the user’s native language. Each lesson combines real-life situations and audio from native speakers with simple, clear instructions. The courses are presented with an appreciation for cultural nuance and real-world application by focusing on the four key elements of language learning: vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar, and culture. View our tutorial.


eBooks_Now Available_2The Twin Lakes Library System has partnered with e-book providers, Overdrive and Georgia Download Destination for exciting new services. This is so you the patron, can enjoy your favorite pastime anytime, anywhere!

With Overdrive and Georgia Download Destination, it is possible to access a multitude of e-books and audiobooks on any e-reader or audio device. All it takes is a library card issued from the Twin Lakes Library System! For more information on how to participate, please ask your local librarian or browse these helpful links:

Overdrive: provides the e-books that are available for download via Georgia Download Destination. For assistance with Overdrive and downloading, click here.

Georgia Download Destination: provides access to free e-books & audio books to participating PINES libraries. To view participating libraries click here. For help in downloading e-books click here.

Other Free E-books Available for Download

ebooks on EBSCOhost: available through GALILEO

FreeBooksy: posts a free ebook at least once a day in multiple genres

Google Books: allows preview and full view of millions of books and magazines. Download full view titles in PDF and EPUB

Open Library: from the Internet Archive, offers e-books to download in multiple formats, including MOBI/send to Kindle

Manybooks.net: is an easy-to-search collection of free e-books, downloadable in many formats

Project Gutenberg: is the “first producer of free electronic books (e-books).”

Feedbooks.com: offers free public domain books, both old enough to have dropped out of copyright and new works by authors hoping to get noticed.