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…

Bookopolis

Bookopolis is a social networking site for younger readers, 2nd through 7th grade.  Its goal is to ” ignite a love of reading for fun in kids ages 7-12 that will last a lifetime.”  Young readers are able to explore newly published books and make recommendations about books they have read in a safe online…

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.