K-12 school support
Book Connections - A collection of 174,000+ digital materials about books for children and teens. This service includes a reader's advisory tool, resources for homework help and homeschool support, summer reading and diverse book selections, and more.
Brittanica School Edition - A resource of thousands of up-to-date articles, videos, audio clips, primary sources, maps, and research tools. Three separate databases for Elementary, Middle school or High School provide age-appropriate materials. (Grades 3-12)
Brittanica Escolar - A Spanish language encyclopedia with 2,000 articles, images, multimedia and maps. Divided into two sections - elementary and middle school. (Grades 3-8)
Brittanica Fundamentals - An innovative early learning resource with interactive learning modules. Includes reading, literacy games, geography and drawing. (PreK-2)
CultureGrams - Concise cultural information on countries around the world. (Grades 3-12)
Learning Express - Find online practice exams for high school equivalency, college and graduate school; skill building resources for high schoolers; professional certification prep and more. (Grades 6+)
Proquest E-Library - General reference for finding periodical and digital media content with guidance for novice researchers. (Grades 6+)
SIRS Discoverer - Selected articles and graphics and books for social issues for early learners. (Grades 3-9)
SIRS Issues Researcher - Selected articles and graphics on the enduring and talked-about issues of the day. (Grades 6+)
Teaching Books - Wonderful resource for exploring books for children and young adults!
Student/Parent Login Information for Teaching Books:
Teacher Login for Teaching Books: Educator Login with Your Work E-Mail
Access for K-12 resources provided courtesy of the California State Library.
Brainfuse HelpNow! Live Tutoring, Homework Help, and Skill Building. Tutors available every day from 1:00 -10:00 p.m PST. Log in with your library card number. Supported by the Placer County Literacy Support Council.
- Meet Libby : a one-tap reading app for borrowing digital books and audiobooks from OverDrive/Library to Go. Download the Libby Getting Started Guide (PDF).
Downloadable E-books and E-audiobooks
- Library to Go website
- Library To Go (powered by OverDrive) offers downloadable E-books and E-audiobooks.
- Just getting started? Visit Getting Started With OverDrive.
- NoveList answers the question: What should I read next? Log in with your library card number.