Enjoy from home!

eBooks, virtual tours, concerts, learning and more from trusted websites:

Free eBooks and online books

Free online learning

 
Museums, History, Archives, Arts & Culture

Open Culture

Free streaming music and live online concerts

Digital jigsaw puzzles

Be outdoorsy (from the great indoors)


Keep movin' (in place)!


See many more recommendations for information and entertainment here: https://www.mymanatee.org/departments/manatee_county_public_library_system/research___learning/recommended_websites

**Manatee County disclaims any warranty as to the quality or accuracy of electronic information via external sites on the Internet.  Proceed with all activities and exercises at your own risk.**

Kids' virtual storytimes, online activities and learning:

    Online learning

     

    Virtual storytimes


    Online activities


    **Manatee County disclaims any warranty as to the quality or accuracy of electronic information via external sites on the Internet.  Proceed with all activities and exercises at your own risk.**



    No access to the Internet at home?

    • During the school shutdown, free for 60 days to households with K-12 and/or college students who don’t already have internet through the company: call Spectrum 1-844-488-8398 

    • All of Comcast Xfinity's Wi-Fi hotspots will be free and available to non-Xfinity users. Anyone can look for "xfinitywifi" as the network to connect with. 
    • New Internet Essentials (from Comcast) customers who qualify as low-income will receive two free months of Internet service (which is normally available to all qualified low-income households for $9.95/month plus tax). Apply by April 30, 2020. https://www.internetessentials.com/covid1

    Questions? Need help?

    For library-related questions, please call 941-748-5555, text 941-234-0394 , or email library@mymanatee.org

    For a wealth of information related to COVID-19 at the County and state level see this page: mymanatee.org/coronavirus

    If the above page does not answer your questions, contact Manatee 311 

    Businesses and working individuals: see the Manatee Recover page

    Active food pantries in Manatee County



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