Doctopus

Doctopus is an add-on for Google Sheets that allows teachers to create shareable folders in Google Drive with their class. Doctopus takes the work out of creating these folders by using a spreadsheet to create them automatically. Teachers can share documents with her classes by dropping files into a folder and students can share documents…

Digital Vaults of the National Archive

Digital Vaults of the National Archive is an interactive tool to help students begin to explore the digital holdings of the National Archives. It seems appropriate for both Middle and High School students because it introduces research skills and primary documents. The experience begins with randomly selected artifacts.  The student also has the option of search…

AudioBookCloud.com

Audio Book Cloud allows unlimited access to books in its collection – but it only supports online listening. How to Use  As you can see from the image below, you can search by Classics, Fiction, Nonfiction, Children, Young Adult, and Spanish Audio Books.   Each category will then have additional subcategories to search within. All books…

Project Gutenberg

Project Gutenberg is one of the oldest free digital libraries on the web. It offers over 55,000 free books that are in the public domain.  Each book can be downloaded in in Epub, Kindle, and PDF formats.   Project Gutenberg works in partnership with LibriVox, which produced volunteer recorder audio books. This is a great…

LibriVox

Librivox is a collection of free public domain audiobooks.  These books are read by volunteers.  Currently, there are 10,000 audiobooks in their collection. Librivox will not have current novels, but if you need to read one of the classics, this is a great resource.