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


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 and reading


    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.**



    Need access to the Internet?

    • 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 library locations have limited PCs available for use and WiFi. Visits limited to 30 minutes.Limited hotspots available for checkout.

    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 who need assistance: see the Recover Manatee page

    Active food pantries and MEGA pantry dates in Manatee County

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