Online Resources to Access from Home
With public libraries & schools closed to the public, please remember the POWER Library is open 24 hours a day. POWER Library includes over 20 online databases plus over 16,000 eBooks you can read online &/or download. All you need is your library card!
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Thank you to TumbleBooks for making their collection free to use through the end of August 2020.
TumbleBooks’ databases are easy to use & feature unlimited access from home! You can read as many books as you’d like, when you want & on any device.
There are no check-outs, holds, or bulky downloads. Books are available instantly!
World Book Online
Do you have homework or a report to do? Or are you just curious about anything & everything?
World Book Encyclopedia is providing free access to World Book Online through April 30th. Visit World Book Online & enter your library card number. There’s a different version of World Book Online for every level. So, whether you’ve got an assignment or just want to learn something new, this is a great place to start. You’ll also find eBooks & activities to keep you busy when you’ve finished your homework!
Code at Home
Girls Who Code is making CS educational activities available for download free of charge, to anyone who wants to access them!
They will release activities weekly — some online, some offline, of varying levels of difficulty—over the course of the next few months. Each activity will include a feature of a woman in tech who pioneered innovative technology.
Visit Girls Who Code to get started!
Borrow Digital Items
Do you use Libby, Overdrive, or Flipster? The libraries offer digital lending 24/7! Visit the CCLS eMaterials Page to get started . . .
BookList has also made their popular publication BookPage available digitally to all.
Electronic materials are one of our library’s fastest-growing expenses. Thank you to our donors, who make it possible for us to continue to invest in the electronic materials you depend on.
Big Library Read
Big Library Read connects readers around the world with the same book at the same time without any waitlists or holds.
Borrow Funny, You Don’t Look Autistic to join the book club. Note: contains mature content.
Big Library Read is running March 23 – April 13.
In addition to the Big Library Read Book Discussion, you can visit our discord server to share your thoughts with other local patrons.