York County Libraries is proud to offer a variety of online programs, resources, tools, and activities for members of all ages. From Digital Story Times for preschool kids to virtual History programs for Adults, YCL strives to provide the best online programs and tools to members near and far.
Online Offerings by Age
Digitally track your reading, participate in challenges throughout the year, and discover new books through Beanstack! Available on desktop or mobile via the Beanstack Tracker App for Apple iOS and Android.
Need help getting started with Beanstack? Read our Tips & Tricks page!
Read & Stream
Explore the digital collection!
- Axis360– Access eBooks and eAudios with your library card. Borrow up to 5 items at once.
- Hoopla– Access eBooks, eAudios, Music, and Movies. Borrow 3 items per month.
There are over 80 online resources available, including interactive games, research databases, movies, and more. For the full list, visit our Online Resource portal. With a range of topics areas, there is something for everyone’s interests.
Virtual Programs & Events
YCL has a variety of programs available for members of all ages.
View our calendar for upcoming virtual events and programs!
There are a variety of online resources dedicated for kids and students. Some of our favorites include:
- BookFlix by Scholastic
- TrueFlix by Scholastic
- Ben’s Guide to US Government
- See all Online Resources for Kids
Virtual Programs & Digital Story Times
Check the calendar for upcoming story times and other virtual programs for:
Story Time Rooms with Bitmojis!
Each week, the “rooms” are updated with books, activities, websites, and other resources that correspond with weekly story time themes!
Join the York County Libraries’ Discord server to chat with teens from across the county! Share your interests with fellow teens in Discord channels including topics of: books, gaming, library programs, and much more.
All participants must have a library card and submit an application online.
Online schooling can be difficult. Locate research and homework help through our Online Resources portal.
TechTime Thursdays on Facebook
Get your tech questions answered during our TechTime Thursdays on our Facebook page! While our regular in-person TechTime sessions are not happening currently, tune in to the YCL Facebook page each Thursday to watch a short tech tutorial from Alex, our Technology Specialist.
Make sure you leave a comment to suggest additional topics for our Tech Specialist to explain.
View our calendar of upcoming programs for adults.
Virtual Book Discussions
Take your book discussion online with one of our Virtual Book Clubs. Check our events calendar for upcoming book club meetings.
York County Libraries is also proudly offering the Murder at the Library series in partnership with Baker & Taylor, who selects the titles and provides an author event each month.
Most discussions require RSVP. Contact your local library or RSVP online through our calendar.