TumbleBook Library


Our TumbleBook Library is an online collection of TumbleBooks – animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they’ll love. TumbleBooks are created by adding animation, sound, music and narration to existing picture books in order to produce an electronic picture book which you can read, or have read to you.

What do I need to access TumbleBook Library?

To access TumbleBook Library, you must have a valid Bartlett Public Library District Card. You will need your barcode and password. Unless you changed it, your password is a default we set for you. It’s a 4-digit PIN, based on your birthday. It’s the two numbers of your birth month, and the LAST two digits of your birth year. So if you were born in April of 1973, your password would be 0473.

How do I access and use TumbleBook Library?


At the bottom of the www.bartlettlibrary.org homepage, under 24/7 eLIBRARY, click TumbleBook Library (Kids).

  1. On www.bartlettlibrary.org at the bottom of the page under 24/7 eLIBRARY, click TumbleBook Library (Kids).
  2. Click Books & Media from the list of eSource Categories.
  3. Click Login required – click here next to TumbleBook Library on the list of eSource Targets.
  4. Enter your Username or Barcode & Password and click Log In.
  5. Click TumbleBook Library from the list of eSource Targets.

Username or Barcode: 14-digit library card number.
Password: 4-digit MMYY birthdate.

  1. Search for a specific title using the search bar at the top, or choose a colored tab to start browsing.
  2. Once you find something of interest, click the book cover to open its description page.
  3. Choose an option under the book cover to begin reading, playing, or to add it to a list.