Want to keep the kids engaged? Minimize the summer slide? Find a way for them to read as they listen and play? Tumblebooks is an online collection of animated, talking picture books, reading comprehension quizzes, and educational games for library patrons – and it has just launched a mobile app! Available for Apple iOS and Android devices, the new Tumblebooks app is easy to download from the App Store or Play Store and install.
When you first open the app,
- tap the button
- choose your country, state, and Westchester Library System
- enter your library card number to log in
One of the great features of the app is that after your first login, you don’t have to log in again. You will already be logged in every time you open the app. Each subsequent login will only require a click of the Tumblebooks icon.
Now you can stream site content on your mobile device anywhere there’s an internet connection. Tumblebooks read alongs, story books, and puzzles are easy for children and parents to access on tablets and smart phones. Whether you’re looking for a Nancy Drew Early Reader, a sing along like She’ll Be Coming ‘Round the Mountain, or a classic chapter book like Anne of Green Gables, you’ll find plenty of fun options to go.