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Here are some of the reasons eBooks from Gumdrop Books™ should be on your list.

We offer thousands of eBook titles, from a wide variety of publishers, to fit any need.

Contact us to request more information or a catalog.

 

eBook Features

Huge Selection

We have 1000’s of eBooks from a variety of publishers at great prices, available in a wide range of subjects - animals, careers, fiction, math, PreK, Spanish, and many more.

Some eBooks are available free when you purchase the print copy of the same book.

All eBooks, no matter the publisher, can be ordered with one purchase order.

Many Interactive Extras

Electronic versions of print books including all text and images, with extra features such as:

  • Fact Boxes
  • Timelines
  • Searchable Table of Contents
  • Glossaries, indexes, and resources

Online components complement the books and bridge the gap between print and digital.
Teachers love them because they come with activities ready to incorporate into the classroom.

Depending on the eBook, links can include:

  • Video Clips
  • Audio Sections
  • Web Links
  • Worksheets
  • Keywords and Definitions
  • Games and Quizzes
  • Current News
  • Lab Activities
  • Slide Shows
Kids with tablets

Easy to Use and Flexible

Our eBooks are web-based, in two formats (PDF & Flash).

  • Unlimited concurrent readers and unlimited checkouts
  • Available 24/7 from school or home
  • No downloads necessary
  • No recurring or "hosting" fees

Simple navigation and tools

  • Intuitive navigation like arrow icons, interactive table of contents, and keyword searches allow readers to go right to the page they want
  • Thumbnail displays for quick browsing
  • Highlight sections, words or phrases for class instruction
  • Enlarge fonts for easy viewing
  • Teachers and kids can add notes or bookmarks, and print pages easily**

Use anywhere

  • Accessible from school, home or on a tablet or smart phone
  • Easy access through the 856 tag in our Free MARC Record***
  • Use in the classroom - compatible with whiteboards (such as SMART Boards, Promethean or Mimic) or LCD projectors for presentations or reading to larger groups

No special equipment necessary

All of the eBooks we sell are compatible with:

  • Computers (PC, iMac or MacBook)
  • Tablets (iPad, IPad2, Android and Nook)
  • e-Readers (Kindle Fire, Nook Color, Nook Simple-Touch)
  • Phones (iPhone, Android, Windows)

No wear & tear No more torn or damaged pages, lost books or long waits to read a popular book.

Administrator Access

Use eBooks to meet your school's administrative and curriculum goals as well.

  • View statistics on how your eBooks are used
  • Access resources to help integrate your purchase into the classroom
  • Assign barcodes tied to the eBook's MARC record for easy tracking

**Print requests limited to 2-10 pages at a time, depending on the item.

***Additional configuration may be required by your tech department to open the ports.

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