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Download these apps below to read/listen to our eBooks offline. Email Mrs. Papiano if you need assistance: firstname.lastname@example.org
More Free eBooks:
APP AUDIO BOOKS
Check out the Harry Potter books and MANY OTHERS
Click on FREE AUDIOBOOKS at the top in the black bar to view
other popular audiobook selections!
Open eBooks is a library containing thousands of popular and award-winning titles that are free for kids.
These eBooks can be read without checkouts or holds.
DOGObooks offers eBooks recommended by kids!
After selecting eBook you would like to read, click the book, then click on "Borrow eBook" below the cover. Then you will be directed to a public library that has that eBook. Scroll down this page for directions on how to easily receive a FREE LIBRARY CARD so that you can access the eBooks.
Book Selection Websites:
Good Reads: Includes titles which are appealing to both middle AND high school students.
Kids Reads: Check out this cool site to find out what's new and to read reviews!
Reading Rants!: This website and blog is written by a librarian. Please be mindful that this site offers titles which are appealing to both middle AND high school students.
Read Kiddo Read: Awesome site by James Patterson and highly-regarded reviewers. Read-alikes can be found at the bottom of each book's information page.
Teen Reads: Keep abreast of all the newest books teens are reading! Be mindful that this website includes books which appeal to both middle AND high school readers.
Click on Snoopy to find out how to get your library card!
Additional Free eBooks:
You're set! Almost. Follow these steps to get the APP or
use this link to access Sora on your chromebook.
Download and install the free Sora app from the app store on your device ( Google Play Store, Apple App store, or go to soraapp.com). Sora works on computers, tablets, and smartphones.
Browse the "Explore" tab to enjoy books anytime, anywhere! Students may check out 3 books at a time for a loan period of 2 weeks. Look at the tutorial below to link to your public libraries so you can explore both our school collection and the Southern NJ Library Consortium collection. Learn how to return and renew early.
Close the book and go to your Shelf to see all of your books. From there, you can:
Click "Open Book" or "Open Audiobook" to read or listen.
Click "Options" to renew or return the book, access your notes and highlights, and more.
See these links for more help in using Sora or visit Sora Help or email Mrs. Papiano: email@example.com
Link to your Public Libraries:
Sora also allows seamless access to your public library's collection, too! Expand your selection by learning how to link your public library account. Watch the short tutorial above to add your public library collection to our school's collection of digital books. Choose to add South Jersey Regional Library Cooperative so you can search both collections in Sora.
Additionally, you can learn about reading settings, as well as accessibility features such as how to set Open Dyslexic Font, enable high-contrast mode and use text to speech apps.
Includes a selection of over 10,000 free educational audio and video titles. Directory features free audio books, courses, documentaries, talks, interviews, speeches, and many other great free audio and video resources.
Free eBooks in Universal School Library's
National Emergency Library from Internet Archive:
1) First, Create an Account at https://archive.org/account/signup
2) MAKE SURE YOU SAVE THE PASSWORD YOU CREATED! After you sign up, you will receive a confirmation email from Internet Archive and will need to verify your email address. Check your email for their message and then click on the link that Internet Library sent to you to verify your email address.
3) Then you will need to login to continue.
4) Your login will work for all of these links below. As you can see below, there are many different areas to search for books, including by reading level. Some books you will need to check out by clicking on "Borrow" and some are community books which means they do not need to be checked out.
Universal School Library
(Use search box on top right of screen. This link has the full collection)
Full Open Library K-12 Collection
(This link has a limited collection. If you cannot find what you want, use Universal School Library link above)
Reading Level - Grade 3
Reading Level - Grade 4
Reading Level - Grade 5
Reading Level - Grade 6
Reading Level - Grade 7
Reading Level - Grade 8
Reading Level - Grade 9
Reading Level - Grade 10
Reading Level - Grade 11
Reading Level - Grade 12
If you need to read an AR book, remember to check AR Bookfinder above to verify that there is a quiz and what the book level and point value is.