Launched in August 2018, the SORA app is a new way of accessing OverDrive ebooks & audiobooks for schools.

If students have a public library library card they can now link to those libraries' ebook collections as well.


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OverDrive


Did you know that the Virtual Library now offers OverDrive eBooks and audiobooks to students, faculty and staff?

  • This digital library connects students Grade 5+ to over a thousand ebooks and audiobooks. The collection includes, new and notable, bestsellers, classics, Indigenous and French-language fiction titles.
  • Available 24/7 and all you need to get started is an internet connection and your KPR username and password.
  • Digital books are compatible with smart phones, tablets, eReaders and computers. Titles can be read right in the internet browser or downloaded using the NEW SORA app.
To get started with Sora:
 
  1. Visit https://soraapp.com to use your web browser OR download the free Sora app from the Apple App or Google Play stores on a mobile device
  2. Enter our Board's setup code:   kawarthaca
  3. Enter your KPR username and password.
 
Links to SORA also appear on the Virtual Library!  Click on Elementary or Secondary and then ebooks
 
Digital books are compatible with smart phones, tablets, eReaders and computers.
  • Titles can be read right in the internet browser or downloaded using the SORA app*
  • At the end of the lending period, titles automatically expire so there are never any late fees.
*The SORA app and the OverDrive apps do NOT sync.  We recommend you choose one or the other if you would like to sync your loans.
 

 

 

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