Books & Movies
With just a few clicks on your desktop or laptop computer, tablet, or other mobile device, you can search for books and movies in a variety of ways: author, title, key words, topics and more. If you don’t find what you are looking for within the collection of the Niles District Library, search the other online catalogs that we have provided below. By searching our huge collection as well as the holdings of other participating libraries throughout Michigan, you are sure to find exactly the items you are seeking.
Our Online Catalog Book Search allows you to easily search the vast collection of the Niles District Library. Search by subject, author, collection, key word and many other options to find books, audios, videos, large print text and so on. If you have a Niles District Library card, you may place your book on hold for your convenient pick up.
The Southwestern Michigan eLibrary is a collaborative effort of 19 regional libraries to share our resources for the benefit of our collective library cardholders. You will be able to locate sizeable collections of videos, audio books, and eBooks. The Overdrive Read app allows you to begin reading right in your browser with a simple click—no software or downloads required. Using Overdrive requires both your library barcode and your PIN.
Administered by the Library of Michigan in partnership with Michigan’s libraries of all types, the Michigan eLibrary (MeL) provides Michigan residents with free access at their homes at any time to online full-text articles and books, journals, magazines, newspapers, digital images, and other valuable research information. Simply enter your Michigan driver’s license or your ID from the Lincoln Township Public Library. MeL also provides an easy-to-use interlibrary loan system to allow Michigan residents to borrow books and other library materials for free from participating Michigan libraries.
Our technologically driven world changes rapidly. To stay current, we all need to continue learning, no matter where we are on life’s journey. Lifelong learning begins at the Niles District Library. Use our resources to find the information you need to manage both the opportunities and the challenges of life in our fast-paced environment.
In our global society, learning a new language is the key to broader communication with business associates, colleagues, and friends all over the world. Mango Languages teaches real conversations in over 60 languages. Created by PhD’s and approved by linguists, this software makes learning a new language fun and free when you use your Niles District Library card.
Whether your financial challenges include day-to-day struggles to pay your bills or creative solutions to make the most of your retirement savings, the Niles District Library is here for you. Register for the FREE Changing the Balance Courses near you today!
United Way of Southwest Michigan is proud to partner with Southwest Michigan Community Action Agency to provide free tax preparation for low-income working families in Berrien or Cass counties. The VITA Program offers free tax help to people who make $54,000 or less and need assistance in preparing their own tax returns.
Available through the Michigan eLibrary by using your Niles District Library card, Mel Kids provides “good stuff” for children. Here you will find everything from funny poems and silly songs to homework help, games, Michigan facts, and stories.