Books & Authors

Cloud Library (eBooks and eAudiobooks)​: Downloadable titles available to anyone who has a library card from any of the Twin Cities metro area library systems.​​

Ebooks MinnesotaAn online eBook collection available to all Minnesotans. 

eBook Collection: Contains the full text of electronic books, including select CliffsNotes plus fiction titles, reference works and more. 

Lexile.com: Parents and students can look up books by Lexile reading level or range (assigned by their school) then check our catalog to see if the item is in the Scott County Library System.

Literature Resource Center: Biographies, bibliographies and critical analysis of authors from every time period and literary discipline.

MnLINK Gateway: Request older materials from libraries (includes most public and college/university libraries) around the state to be delivered to your branch library.

NoveList K-8: Helps kids locate age-appropriate books, look up series orders and search for books by topic. Also gives Lexile levels for each title.

NoveList Plus
: Search for your next great read by reading level (from kids on up), subject, title or author. There's also lists of read-alikes, award winners and discussion guides for book clubs.

OneClickdigital Downloadable Audiobooks: Downloadable audiobooks that are all iPod and MP3 compatible. 

Overdrive Digital Library (eBooks and eAudiobooks)
: Bestsellers, new releases, fiction and nonfiction for all ages with titles that can be used on the computer or downloaded. For those with Scott County Library cards only.