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The following ebooks are purchased by SLS.  eBooks are unlimited simultaneous use, except for OverDrive.  eBooks vendors are listed on each participating school library SEEK site for easy access or use the SLS eOPALS Catalog to search ebooks.  SNAP includes eBrary, Marshall Cavendish, and Tumblebooks.
 eBraryEbrary is a professional collection of ASCD with multiple simultaneous use.Create Account  To use book shelf, highlight text, or take notes a create a personal account.                                
                                      Video Tutorial     Ebrary Help Page   Title List
Gale Virtual Reference eBooks
 Gale Reference are colorful text multiple simultaneous use ebooks.  Literary reference for Novels & Poetry, Encyclopedia of World Biography are included.  Reference ebooks include subjects of environment, history, multicultural studies, science, animals and other general reference.

                                                     Gale to Google Classroom        Gale to Google Drive
                                        Gale eBook PDF Documentation          Title List

Non-fiction multiple simultaneous ebooks for grades 5-8.  These short ebooks includes biographies, countries, cooking, history, environmental issues, mythology, US States, sports and more in an easy to read format. 

                                                             Cavendish eBook Documentation

Rosen eBooks = Use SEEK Login
Spotlight on New York & Ancient Civilizations series with multiple simultaneous interactive ebooks for grades 4-8.  Information is presented in timelines, photos, video and audio clips, graphs, charts.  Includes index, vocabulary, primary and secondary resources.  Various downloadable files, lesson plans, planning & study guides, and more. 

                                                                  Title List               Introduction Video             

OverDrive  Popular K-12 fiction ebooks and audio books.  OverDrive is an easy platform that works on all devices.  eBooks are single user and will be automatically returned after 3 weeks.  Filter to your school and login. (See your librarian for logins) A special collection under Media Library has audio books to match the book collections in SNAP.    

       Install App on Devices       Getting Started with eBooks       Getting Started with Audio Books

Tumblebooks - Use SEEK Login
Elementary fiction & non-fiction multiple simultaneous use.  Authors include Robert Munsch & Kate DiCamillo. Includes games, puzzles, and National Geographic video clips


K-12 highly illustrated non-fiction multiple simultaneous use ebooks.  Crosses all curriculum including fairy tales, fold talks & fables.  Free Gutenberg books available. 
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