Online Resources

You have access to the below Online Resources from anywhere with your Library Card Number and Pin Number.

To obtain a PIN number for your Library Card come in and visit with one of our Library Staff who will be able to set this up for you.  

UNFORTUNATELY, WE ARE NOT ABLE TO GIVE PIN NUMBERS OVER THE PHONE, SO A VISIT TO THE LIBRARY IS NEEDED WITH A PHOTO ID.

Brainfuse 

 Rosen Digital Services

Empower learners with digital citizenship skills to navigate today’s digital landscape. Interactive activities guide students through project-based learning activities using digital tools to create podcasts, PSAs, multimedia presentations, digital business plans, social media campaigns and more. Database articles explore cyberbullying, digital research skills, citizen journalism and more. Digital Literacy will give your students the 21st-century skills to be savvy Digital Citizens!

Grade Level 7-12 (Correlated to ELA and technology state standards, ISTE Standards for Students and AASL standards)

Financial Literacy database makes economics and personal finance easy to understand and highly engaging. Articles explore macro-, micro- and global economics as well as personal and household finance. Users will learn to manage credit and debt, save and invest with confidence, plan for college and retirement and avoid fraud and scams.

Grade Level 7-12 but also of benefit to adults.

This award-winning resource provides middle and high school students with up-to-date, nonjudgmental, straightforward curricular and self-help support. Articles are correlated to state, national and provincial standards. Topics covered include diseases, drugs, alcohol, nutrition, mental health, suicide, bullying and LGBTQ+ issues. It has recently been updated to meet the needs of today’s teens and with new content on bullying, suicide, vaping, opioid abuse, gender identity, school safety, sexual harassment, COVID-19 and more. Grade level 7-12.

ABC Mouse

With more than 4,000 interactive books, educational games, puzzles, and other learning activities, ABCmouse.com’s award-winning online curriculum is the most comprehensive online educational resource for young learners (ages 2–7+). From Age of Learning, Inc. Free for use in our library.

 

molib2go  Logo for Missouri Libraries 2Go

We have e-books and audiobooks available for lending for 2 weeks on all devices. Please click on link above and select our library to use this service. For more help, please contact us at the service desk.

EBSCO

The above link takes you to EBSCOhost, EBSCO eBooks, Consumer Health Complete, Science Reference Center, and EBSCO Explora (elementary, middle and high school).

HeritageQuest 

The above link takes you to HeritageQuest® Online. HeritageQuest® Online is a comprehensive database of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids. It delivers an essential collection of genealogical and historical sources—with coverage dating back to the 1700s.

Learning Express

The above link is for the Learning Express, which includes more than 1,000 tutorials, practice exams, and eBooks—for basic skills mastery, academic success, job preparation, and career advancement. Practice exams start at a fourth grade level. Popular practice test selections include GED (both English and Spanish), SAT and PSAT/NMSQT, ACT prep, GMAT and U.S Citizenship. The Career Center includes a wide array of occupational practice tests.

Blue Book – The Official Manual of the State of Missouri

For more than 100 years, Missouri has published the Official Manual of the State of Missouri, commonly known as the “Blue Book.” Here, you can find detailed information on local, state and federal governments, as well as stories, essays and pictures that help preserve the state’s heritage.

Missouri Digital Heritage

The above link takes you to the Missouri Digital Heritage website.  More than 9 million records can be accessed through Missouri Digital Heritage, including the collections of the Missouri State Archives, the Missouri State Library and other institutions from across the state.

Missouri Digital Newspapers

The above link takes you to the Missouri Digital Newspaper Project website.  This website has digitized Newspapers from around Missouri from the 1800″s to the 1990’s.

The State Historical Society of Missouri: Digital Collection:

This site has newspapers from around the State of Missouri, Plat Maps, Oral History, Photographs & much more on the site.

DOE & EPA

The above link takes you to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) & U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Model Year Fuel Economy Guide

Other Interesting things to do online:

In Pictures: Computer training/tutorials in easy to understand pictures

http://inpics.net/

Google Translator

https://translate.google.com/

NASA:

https://www.nasa.gov/

TED TALKS:

TED Talks: TED is a nonpartisan nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks.

TED Talks for Edu:TED-Ed is TED’s youth and education initiative. TED-Ed’s mission is to spark and celebrate the ideas of teachers and students around the world