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Best Bets for PK-8
A collection of animated, talking picture books with fiction, non-fiction and foreign language titles, read-alongs, videos (from National Geographic), puzzles & games, and resources for teachers and students. TumbleBooks are created from existing picture books which are licensed from children's book publishers.
Link to individual TumbleBooks in Canvas or Google Classroom. Click here for instructions.
Troubleshooting: Trouble opening a Tumblebook? Call the Reference Desk 262-472-1032 during regular desk hours or Click here for Help.
E-books for Elementary, Middle, and High School
A collection of animated, talking picture books with fiction, non-fiction and foreign language titles, read-Alongs, videos from National Geographic, puzzles & games, and resources for teachers and students. Books are created from existing picture books which are licensed from children's book publishers.
Children's Literature Read-alouds and More
Additional Ebooks for PreK-12
Do you need help locating a specific title or author in ebook format? Try browsing a few of the resources below, first. Then contact the Reference Librarian or use the Ask a Librarian Chat in the help boxes on this page.
Do you have feedback or comments regarding the resources below? Which of these do you find easiest to use? What ebook titles and genres are you most likely to use for yourself, your students, or lesson planning? Please email the Education Librarian your comments.
-- "For as long as schools are closed, we're open." -
-- "instantly stream [...] titles across six different languages..."
Junior Library Guild (Free trial available)
-- eBooks for Elementary, Middle School and High school students (Free access has ended)
National Emergency Library: Children’s Books
-- Create an account to read online
-- "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"
--As of June 16, 2020, books in the National Emergency Library are available to one borrower at a time using controlled digital lending
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