Online Resources for children

AudioBookCloud

Provider
Tumbleweed Press Inc.
Supported Languages
English
Subject Area
Audiobooks, Comics, Fiction, Music, Magazines - Databases for Children - Databases for Teens - Education - Multidisciplinary - Reference and Bibliography

AudioBookCloud is an online audiobook library collection of streaming Adult and Children's audio books for schools and public libraries. Books are in English and Spanish languages and in many different categories including fiction, non-fiction, and classics.

BookFlix – Video Storybooks

Provider
Scholastic Learning Zone
Supported Languages
English
Subject Area
Audiobooks, Comics, Fiction, Music, Magazines - Databases for Children - Education - Social Sciences

Read along with online video storybooks for preschoolers – grade 3. Then try games and activities to show what you’ve learned.

Booki

Provider
Made in Me
Supported Languages
English
Arabic
Subject Area
Audiobooks, Comics, Fiction, Music, Magazines - Databases for Children - Education

This award-winning app offers a new experience for reading digital books such as comics, magazines, and bedtime stories in English and Arabic, selected from the world’s best publishers. Stories are presented with an interactive and entertaining read-along audio and music. Parents and teachers can add their narration and sound effects to create a truly personal library that you can take with you wherever you go.

Follow these steps to be able to use or download Booki application:

  1. Go to https://www.booki.life/qnl. Enter your email and password, then click Create Account.
  2. ClickLaunch the Booki Web App” button and login with your account credentials (created in step 1) to use the web browser application, OR, Download the “Booki” App on your device from Google Play or App Store, and then open the App and click Login and use your account credentials (created in step 1).
  3. Agree to the license agreement (required for the first time login only).
  4. Go to My Books on the left menu and download any book you want by clicking Download under each book.
  5. Once the download is complete, click on Read button to load it.

Britannica School

Provider
Britannica
Supported Languages
English
Subject Area
Arts and Humanities - Engineering and Computer Science - History - Multidisciplinary - Natural and Physical Sciences - Religion and Philosophy - Social Sciences

‘Britannica School’ is an online learning resource for students from elementary to high school. Supporting curriculum objectives and student research, this interactive tool provides articles from encyclopedias, images and videos, lessons and activities, as well as many other valuable information sources.

eduTechnoz

Provider
eduTechnoz
Supported Languages
Arabic
Subject Area
Arabic Language and Studies - Databases for Children - Education - Social Sciences

eduTechnoz: Try these fun online games from eduTechnoz to improve your reading in Arabic. You can play the 150+ games over and over, always gaining new skills while having a great time.

Jana Reading

Provider
Rima Zuhair Alkurdi Company & Partner
Supported Languages
Arabic
Subject Area
Audiobooks, Comics, Fiction, Music, Magazines - Databases for Children - Education

Jana is a children’s online learning platform that helps improve reading skills of primary school students in a fun and interactive way. The resource provides a collection of educational games according to the established standards of Arabic 21.

NOTE:

Access to this resource is a logon-based and not IP-based. QNL has 2,000 Jana accounts, which can be distributed to educators and parents in Qatar on a first come, first served basis. To request one of these accounts or if you need any further details, please contact QNL Children Library team at: [email protected]

Nahla wa Nahil

Provider
Al Manhal
Supported Languages
Arabic
Subject Area
Audiobooks, Comics, Fiction, Music, Magazines - Databases for Children - Education

Nahla wa Nahil is a children’s online learning platform that provides access to thousands of Arabic books, videos and educational games.

Follow these steps to be able to create a new account:

  1. Go to (https://0-www-nahlawanahil-com.library.qnl.qa/).
  2. Click Enter.
  3. A dialogue box will pop-up saying “If you don’t have an account yet, click here to register” so click on the word “here”.
  4. The signup form will appear .Enter the required information.
  5. Click Save. Your account will be created, and the welcome page will appear.

Naxos Music Library World

Provider
Naxos
Supported Languages
English
Arabic
Subject Area
Audiobooks, Comics, Fiction, Music, Magazines - Arts and Humanities

Naxos Music Library World presents a collection of over 105,900 tracks from 9,580 albums of world music.

Naxos Spoken Word Library

Provider
Naxos
Supported Languages
English
Subject Area
Audiobooks, Comics, Fiction, Music, Magazines - Arts and Humanities - Language and Literature

Naxos Spoken Word Library contains audio recordings of the world's greatest literature including classic novels, plays, and poetry.

Novelist K-8

Provider
EBSCO
Supported Languages
English
Subject Area
Arts and Humanities - Databases for Children - Databases for Teens - Education - Language and Literature - Multidisciplinary - Social Sciences

This database allows you to search English titles for children between the ages of 0-18 years old based on their preferences across different topics. You can find information about many titles, read reviews, and see lists of recommended books. A great place to find your next title to read!

OverDrive

Provider
OverDrive
Supported Languages
English
Subject Area
Audiobooks, Comics, Fiction, Music, Magazines - Arts and Humanities - Language and Literature - Multidisciplinary

OverDrive provides popular eBooks for most devices available, including PC, Mac, iPhone, iPad, Android and Nook.

RBdigital - Audio Books

Provider
RBdigital
Supported Languages
English
Subject Area
Audiobooks, Comics, Fiction, Music, Magazines - Language and Literature - Multidisciplinary

RBdigital is an English only digital audio-book database that allows users to download audio-books to any iPod, iPhone, iPad, or computer running a Windows or Macintosh operating system. The collection of approximately 6,100 items includes genres such as popular general fiction, literary fiction, science fiction, classic fiction, mystery, biography, and creative non-fiction.

After you sign in to your Qatar National Library account, you will be redirected to the RBdigital website. The first time you arrive on the site, you will need to create an account. Here is a video to help you sign in and use the site. Once in the site, click HELP to learn more about how to use the service.

You will need to download RBdigital Media Manager to listen to the audiobooks, click here to download.

RBdigital Magazines

Provider
RBdigital
Supported Languages
English
Subject Area
Audiobooks, Comics, Fiction, Music, Magazines - Databases for Children - Databases for Teens - Multidisciplinary - Reference and Bibliography

RBdigital Magazines provides access to full-color digital popular magazines that include both new and backlist titles with no holds or checkout period limitations. Checkout the titles instantly using your desktop or mobile using the RBdigital App.

To be able to download any titles, you need to create an account or register. Once registered, you need to log in once before checking out or downloading any titles. Find titles by selecting cover or clicking the search icon. In addition to permanent checkout of titles, you can build a digital backlist for anytime browsing and reading. For more help, here is a simple user guide.

TrueFlix – Books & Videos

Provider
Scholastic Learning Zone
Supported Languages
English
Subject Area
Audiobooks, Comics, Fiction, Music, Magazines - Arts and Humanities - Databases for Children - Language and Literature - Multidisciplinary - Reference and Bibliography

View online science and social studies books and videos for grades 3–6. Then try games and activities to show what you’ve learned.

TumbleBook Library (Premium)

Provider
Tumbleweed Press Inc.
Supported Languages
English
Subject Area
Audiobooks, Comics, Fiction, Music, Magazines - Arts and Humanities - Databases for Children - Education - Multidisciplinary

TumbleBook Library provides access to a great source of animated talking picture books, puzzles, games, quizzes, videos, and language learning sources for children and teens. It can also be used as a teaching tool by instructors.