Extra Resources for the Closure

We are providing you some new resources while the libraries are closed.  Some of these are donations from the publisher because of the pandemic.  Pleases do not forget about our usual resources like checking out free e-books and downloadable audios from Overdrive, free online courses through Gale Courses and our science database for kids- Science Flix as well as many other resources found under your libraries resource page.

If you are in need of food, please call 2-1-1 to access help.

Family Resources

Metropolitan Opera-Watch Free Operas at 7:30 each night

https://www.metopera.org/

Mo Willem’s Lunch Doodles-Learn to draw with the author of The Pigeon Drives the Bus

https://www.kennedy-center.org/education/mo-willems/

Discovery Virtual Field Trips

https://www.discoveryeducation.com/community/virtual-field-trips/

Virtual Museum Visits-Visit these 12 museums

https://www.travelandleisure.com/attractions/museums-galleries/museums-with-virtual-tours

Virtual National Parks- Visit National Parks through Google Earth

https://earth.google.com/web/data=CiQSIhIgMzVhNjc1YmQ0NjVjMTFlOTg0Yjg1NTMyNWRjMDk2MzQ

Cincinnati's Home Safari animal closeups- see animals up close at 3:00 pm and access learning activities

https://www.facebook.com/cincinnatizoo/

 

San Diego Zoo Webcams- see some of your favorite animals

https://kids.sandiegozoo.org/videos

Georgia Aquarium Webcams

https://www.georgiaaquarium.org/webcam/ocean-voyager/

Audio Book Cloud- all ages audio book database 

https://www.audiobookcloud.com/autologin.aspx?U=tumble2020&P=A3b5c6

Eight Digital Resources From the Smithsonian-visit the Smithsonian Museums from Home

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/eight-digital-education-resources-around-smithsonian-180974430/

Kids and Teens Resources

Tumblebooks K-6 children's ebook database
https://www.tumblebooklibrary.com/auto_login.aspx?U=tumble735&P=books

TumbleMath K-6 math ebook database
https://www.tumblemath.com/autologin.aspx?U=tumble2020&P=A3b5c6

 

Scholastic-learn at Home

https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.html

Teen Book Cloud - gr 7-12 ebook database
https://www.teenbookcloud.com/autologin.aspx?U=tumble2020&P=A3b5c6

 

Adult Resources

 

Romance Book Cloud- a huge collection of steamy Romance novels for the older crowd!
https://www.romancebookcloud.com/autologin.aspx?U=tumble2020&P=A3b5c6

Free Ivy League Online Classes-take free college classes

https://www.classcentral.com/collection/ivy-league-moocs

Some Information about the Coronavirus COVID-19

Center for Disease Control

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/summary.html

NPR-a comic to explain it to kids

https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/02/28/809580453/just-for-kids-a-comic-exploring-the-new-coronavirus

 

National Association of School Psychologists-guide for talking to your kids about COVID-19

https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/school-climate-safety-and-crisis/health-crisis-resources/talking-to-children-about-covid-19-(coronavirus)-a-parent-resource