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North Riverside Public Library offers access to thousands of eBooks through the Media On Demand service.

What Is Media On Demand?

Media On Demand is a partnership between over 50 suburban libraries that have agreed to share resources in order to make a much larger number of eBooks available to their patrons than any individual library could offer. Media On Demand is hosted by the digital distribution company Overdrive, Inc.

Tips on Using Media On Demand:

Please note that searching for items through Media On Demand is separate from searching for items in the SWAN library catalog. Although some eBooks are displayed in the SWAN catalog, you will need to go to the Media On Demand site in order to check availability and/or place holds on items. To begin searching Media On Demand, visit the site now, or view our instructions on getting started with downloading eBooks.

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Girl at War

Girl at War

Sara Novic

For readers of The Tiger’s Wife and All the Light We Cannot See comes a powerful debut novel about a girl’s coming of age–and how her sense of family, friendship, love, and belonging is profoundly shaped by war.


The Mare

The Mare

Mary Gaitskill

Following her National Book Award–nominated Veronica, here is Mary Gaitskill’s most poignant and powerful work yet–the story of a Dominican girl, the Anglo woman who introduces her to riding, and the horse who changes everything for her.


Acceptance

Acceptance

Jeff Vandermeer

It is winter in Area X, the mysterious wilderness that has defied explanation for thirty years, rebuffing expedition after expedition, refusing to reveal its secrets.



I'm Not a Slut

I Am Not a Slut

Leora Tanenbaum

Leora Tanenbaum— author of the groundbreaking work Slut!, and the writer who coined the term slut-bashing—revisits her influential work on sexual stereotyping to offer fresh insight into the digital and face-to-face worlds contemporary young women inhabit.


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