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Tumblebooks are animated talking ebooks for ages 1 through elementary school. An amazing collection of 300 animated talking picture books and 40 chapter books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they’ll love.
. . is an online language learning system teaching actual conversation skills for a wide
variety of languages. It is the easiest way to learn to speak a foreign language. Mango uses real-life situations and actual conversations to more effectively teach a new language. By listening to, repeating after and engaging in conversation with other native speakers, our users not only learn individual words and phrases, they learn how to use them in practical situations and conversations. (Log in in using PL2770 + the last 4 digits on your library card).
Learning Express LibraryeBranch2Go
Learning Express is a comprehensive, interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorials designed to help students and adult learners succeed on the academic or licensing tests they must pass. You will get immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and an individualized analysis of your results. If you need help in school then this is perfect for you. Grades K through adult. (Create your own user name and pass word).
Choose from over 6,000 audio & ebooks on eBranch2Go.Download the latest best sellers, fiction, and nonfiction to your eReader, tablet, smart phone or other portable device.
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The premium subscription online resources found on POWER Library
gives you immediate and unlimited access to thousands of magazines, ebooks, car repair manuals, health information , full text articles, newspapers, , photographs (AP Images), maps, pictures.
How do I use the Online Resources?
All you need is an internet connection and your Library Card. (Log in in using PL2770 + the last 4 digits on your library card). You can also visit the library and use these without a library card.
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What is Available on POWER Library? (Resources listed alphabetically below)
Catalog holdings of 3,000 + Pennsylvania school, public, academic
and special libraries are included in this online resource. Search by
author, title, subject or keyword to locate over 44 million items.
More than a million + current and historical photographs and
graphics can be searched by date, place and subject. More than 800
photographs are added to the archive daily. Also contains newspaper text
and audio files.
Ask Here PA
Want a professional librarian to find your answer? We're here to
help you get answers to your questions, any time and anywhere you have
internet access. Unlike other expert sites on the web, there is no
charge to use our free service. We'll be doing what libraries have
always done best; quickly getting you the accurate, unbiased information
you need. Available 24/7.
Auto Repair Reference Center | Video Tutorial
Find auto repair and service information for most car models
starting in 1954. Factory drawings and step-by-step photographs.
Technical service bulletins and recall information. Wiring diagrams for
easy viewing printing. Specifications, maintenance schedules and "Care
& Repair Tips" with a complete troubleshooting section. Estimate
repair costs before visiting the mechanic. Learn more about how your car
works, visit the Auto IQ section for videos and animated
Awesome Stories Business Source: Main Edition
Awesome Stories takes the stories of history, biographies, movies,
religion, and trials and links them to the actual manuscripts,
paintings, historical maps, illustrations, data, and graphics that make
them come alive for users. Each of the eight channels offers the stories
behind the events or people. Users are encouraged to read the stories,
examine the primary source material, and draw their own conclusions.
contains full text for nearly 2,250 business magazines and journals, and
indexing and abstracts for over 2,300 titles. The collection includes
general business magazines, scholarly journals and trade periodicals.
Full text coverage in Business Source: Main Edition dates back to 1985.
A guide to current writers of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, journalism,
drama, motion pictures and television. Biographies authors are
Interactive multimedia eBooks with audio narration teach children,
teens and their parents how to stay safe on the internet. eBooks titles
Avoiding Predators Online, Playing Games Online, Protecting Your
Privacy Online, Stopping Cyber bullying, Teens Stopping Cyberbullying
and Using Social Networks.
eBooks by EBSCOhost
Electronic books (eBooks) are available through this link.
eBooks by EBSCOhost are full text searchable and available for use on personal
computers in online formats. Over 12,000 subject based non-fiction books.
Focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment,
with well-researched information on topics ranging from global warming
to recycling to alternate fuel sources and beyond. Comprised of
scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents
and reports, GreenFILE offers a unique perspective on the positive and
negative ways humans affect the ecology.
Kids Search provides access to books and encyclopedias, magazine and newspaper articles, and photos and video clips for KIndergarten through grades school students. Kids
Search provides elementary school students with an easy-to-use,
graphically-appealing interface they can use to search. Lexile limiters
(reading level) are included.
(Library Information Science & Technology Abstracts)
Bibliographic online resource that provides coverage on subjects
such as librarianship, classification, cataloging, online information
retrieval, information management and more. LISTA indexes more than 600
periodicals plus books, research reports and proceedings. With coverage
dating back to the mid-1960s, it is the oldest continuously produced
online resource covering the field of information science.
MasterFILE Main Edition
Provides full text for magazines, trade publications and periodicals
covering general interest subject areas including business, health,
education, general science, multicultural issues and much more. Content
Includes: Full text for more than 1,350 general reference resources.
Full text for more than 350 reference books. Image Collection containing
over 910,000 photos, maps & flags
Middle Search Main Edition
Designed specifically with middle school students in mind, this
resource provides full text for popular, middle school appropriate
magazines, covering a wide array of topics. All full-text articles
included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator
(Lexiles). Content Includes: Full text for thousands of biographies
and historical essays, primary source documents, image collection of
over 910,000 photos, maps and flags.The content in Middle Search: Main
Edition is updated on a weekly basis.Built in translation and audio
reader to speak the content of articles.
Access News from Around the World with Newspaper Source Plus…
Providing the latest news from the leading national (U.S.) and international news sources,
Newspaper Source™ Plus contains over 1,000 leading full-text
newspapers, providing users with access to millions of full-text
articles. The database contains comprehensive full text for
major newspapers, including extensive cover-to-cover full text for
of the top-tier newspapers.
Provides magazines with full text articles, page images, article
abstracts, and citations from thousands of sources. Articles from nearly
4,000 publications and article abstracts and indexing from 3,500
publications +. Covers Education, General Science, Humanities, Social
Sciences and Business.
Provides a 100% full-text articles from more than 2,500 publications.
It is a multidisciplinary and includes: Art , Applied Science &
Technology, Biological & Agricultural Index, Education, General
Science, Humanities, Index to Legal Periodicals & Books, Library
Literature & Information Science, Readers' Guide, Social Sciences,
Primary Search: Main Edition -Written and Created for Kids.
Designed specifically with elementary school students in mind, Primary
Search: Main Edition provides access to popular full-text magazines for
elementary school research. All full-text articles are assigned a
reading level indicator (Lexiles), this allows users to read along at
their own pace. In addition to magazines, this database provides access
to full-text biographies and books, as well as an Image Collection of
over 910,000 photos, maps and flags. Primary Search: Main Edition is
updated weekly, and contains full-text information dating as far back as
1990. Subjects Include: Science, Health, Math, Writing, Geography, and
Readers' Guide Select
Provides 100% full-text for the most popular general-interest
magazines published in the United States and Canada. Subjects Covered
include: African-Americans, Aging, Astronomy, Automobiles, Biography,
Business, Children, Computers, Consumer Education, Current Events,
Education, Environment, Fashion, Film, Fine Arts, Food, Foreign Affairs,
Health, History, Hobbies, Home, Journalism, Leisure Activities,
Medicine, Music, News, Nutrition, Photography, Politics, Religion,
Science, Sports, Television.
Searchasaurus provides access to a dictionary, an encyclopedia, magazine articles, and an image library for elementary and middle school students.
Lexile limiters (reading level) are included. Complete with erupting
volcanoes, dinosaur guide and compass, Searchasaurus is an exciting
and easy way for young researchers to experience online searching. It
is an animated interface with a dinosaur theme that encourages young
researchers to enhance and develop basic search skills.
Science Full Text Select
Provides full text content from 320 journals with full text articles,
indexing and abstracts. Subjects Covered: Applied Mathematics,
Artificial Intelligence, Automotive Engineering, Chemical Engineering,
Chemistry,Computer Databases & Software, Construction,Energy
Resources & Research, Environmental Science, Fishery Sciences, Food
Science, Forestry, Genetics, Horticulture, Immunology, Marine Biology,
Microbiology, Nutrition, Paleontology, Physiology, Plant Pathology, Soil
Science, Veterinary Medicine, Wildlife, Zoology.
Discoverer helps students develop their research, writing, language,
and computer skills. Only the best, most unique, and most relevant
resources are selected for SIRS Discoverer. Now with Science Fair
Explorer and Skills Discoverer.
SIRS Discoverer 2 Minute Demo
Quick Start User's Guide
Teacher Reference Center
Provides indexing and abstracts for 280 peer-reviewed journals. Teacher Reference Center provides many subjects for teachers needs,
Current Pedagogical Research,
Literacy Standards, School Administration,
Science & Mathematics,