Canadian Reference Centre (with text-to-speech support)
The Canadian Reference Centre combines Canadian magazines, newspapers & newswires and reference books to create the largest collection of regional full text content available to Canadian libraries. Text-to-speech support gives users the option of listening to a synthesized voice reading the text of Canadian Reference Centre entries. This feature only functions with English language content.
The Online Library is a collection of eBooks, audiobooks and more that are available for download to your computer or a mobile device.
The TumbleBook Library is an online collection of animated, talking picture books available through a link on the NBPLS website. TumbleBooks combine animation, sound, music and narration with existing picture books to produce an electronic picture book which can be read, and/or listened to from your home computer or a computer at your library.
Tell Me a Story
Many wonderful stories are just a click or a phone call away with Tell Me a Story. This French language telephone and Internet-based service allows children to hear stories in multiple languages. It is offered at no charge to New Brunswickers by BAnQ (Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec) thanks to a partnership between BAnQ and the New Brunswick Public Library Service.
Ask your library for more details about alternative format materials.