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Distance Learning Resources: Secondary eBooks & audiobooks

Resources for students learning and educators teaching in a distance learning environment.

Free eBooks and Audiobooks

MackinVIA - our school's collection of eBooks and audiobooks. Download the free app on your iPad or phone and use district login through clever.

JLG @ Home - free, unlimited access to a rotating collection of books and audiobooks for
Elementary School, Middle School, and High School students from Junior Library Guil
d. Stream on any device. No login required

​Abdo Books - Access to Abdo's entire digital collection through June 2020. See direct links below for lists sorted by age group

 

​TumbleBooks - ebook database TumbleBookLibrary, TumbleMath and 
TeenBookCloud free through August 31. 

  • TumbleBookLibrary - K-6 children's ebook database
  • TumbleMath - K-6 math ebook database
  • Teen Book Cloud - grades 7-12 online collection of enhanced novels, ebooks, videos, and audiobooks.
  • Audiobook Cloud - Audiobooks for all ages. Click on the menu at top for age and genre categories. 

Libby (CCLS) - download and read thousands of ebooks and audiobooks for all ages through the Chester County Library's Free Libby app and your public library card number on any mobile device or computer. See CCLS website for more information. Find help accessing your library card or apply online.

Audible - Free selection of stories for all ages (littlest listeners, elementary, tween, tween, plus "classics") while school is out. In addition to English, includes titles in French, German, Spanish, Italian, and Japanese. No sign up required. **Includes the original British edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's (Sorcerer's) Stone narrated by Stephen Fry! 

Sebco Books - over 700 free fiction and nonfiction books. Free through June 30.
username: keepreading / password: sebco / student ID: 1  

Scribd - read books, audiobooks and more (teens and adults). Free for 30 days. 

Sora (Overdrive) - COMING SOON collection of eBooks and audiobooks

Riveted by Simon Teen - Free teen reads by publisher Simon Shuster

Franklin School - great list of free YA and teen ebooks   

Project Gutenburg - thousands of public domain eBooks in pdf or epub format. No login required. 

Open Library - Wonderful selection of new books and classics for teens and adults. Free When you create an account.  

National Emergency Library -  a collection of books that supports emergency remote teaching, research activities, independent scholarship, and intellectual stimulation while universities, schools, training centers, and libraries are closed.

Lit2Go - free online collection of stories and poems in Mp3 (audiobook) format. Classic literary and primary documents. Unlimited simultaneous access

Bluford High eAudiobooks - Urban high school stories in MP3 format

Poetry Foundation - Publisher of Poetry magazine, is an independent literary organization committed to a vigorous presence for poetry in our culture

Follett Lightbox eLearning - COMING SOON

 

AP Test Prep

EBSCO - College Admissions Test Prep Resources from EBSCO LearningExpress
Free access to select ACT, AP, and SAT study guides through June 30.

Reference

ABC CLIO video lessons, quizzes, and activities from ABC-CLIO’s databases that align to your classwork for spring topics in American History, American Government, and World History

Britannica Digital Learning - Social Studies and Science LaunchPacks
 Userrname: oxford Password: oasd

available free to US schools. LaunchPacks support virtual learning, independent study, and remote assessments across topics covered in the K-12 science and social studies curricula.

Health Resources

Rosen Teen Health and Wellness - nonjudgmental, straightforward, curricular and self-help support. Database articles cover diseases, drugs, alcohol, nutrition mental health, suicide, bullying, green living, LGBTQ issues, and more. 

 

Science Resources

Flinn Scientific - Free lab series on key concepts, including lab technique, data collection, teacher resources, and student worksheets. 

Earthday.org Quiz Bank - Free quizzes on environmental issues, from conservation to climate change. 

 

CCLS - Public Library Resources

Visit the Chester County Public Library's Website for access to digital resources like databases, eBooks. Follow their new Blog for updates on community resources and news and to ways to keep busy while the library is closed. Get help here if you have questions about your library card

If you're trying to access Power Library databases from home and don't have a library card, you can apply for an ecard here. 

Your Librarian

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Suzy Liljestrand
Contact:
705 Waterway Road
Oxford, PA 19363
610-932-6640
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