Library Resources

Library Resources

Welcome to our Library Resources site to support Remote Learning. 

These resources are available 24/7.  If you need additional support or help, please feel free to contact your individual school teacher librarian or join us during our reference desk virtual hours. We are here to help you.

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Teacher Resources


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 Collection of district eBooks and audiobooks
Destiny Discover
Ebooks available through your campus library catalog

CISD Username and Password

Ebsco Ebooks
EBSCO eBooks

Full text, simultaneous access e-books to support grades K-12

CISD Username and Password

 Collection of Elementary eBooks available from Region 11 (TREC).
Brain Hive

Collection of Elementary eBooks available from Region 11 (TREC)

CISD Username and Password

AV2 Books
AV2 World Languages 
 Nonfiction ebooks, each translated into 10 languages Username and password (must be logged in to CISD to view)*  
Navigating Lightbox for Grades PreK–2
 Interactive nonfiction books that include videos, quizzes, and more Username and password (must be logged in to CISD to view)* 
Audible Audiobooks: Stories & Audio Entertainment - Apps on Google ...
 Digital audiobook collection with recordings in six languages  N/A*
 K-6 children's ebook database of picture books with animation, narration, and sound  N/A*
 K-6 math ebook database  N/A*
 eBook database for grades 7-12  N/A*
 Links to the children's section of an audiobook database  N/A*

*No log-in required,  and/or free access during school closures

Authors and illustrators around the world are sharing books with kids at home 

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Author Kate Messner's list of authors and illustrators by
grade level
The Big List of Children's Authors Doing Online Read-Alouds & Activities
 We Are Teachers shares a list of author read alouds and activities
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TeachingBooks offers full video
and audio read alouds of hundreds
 of books, PK-12