With the RBdigital® collection at eBCCLS.org you have access to popular magazines that are easily viewable, anywhere or anytime with PCs, Macs and mobile devices that are internet-enabled. Create an account with your library card and browse the collection of art, entertainment, food, home, sports, travel and more, with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number […]
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Online Resources for Reports & Homework Help Tutor.com™ Find resources at the Tutor.com K-12 Student Center- Thousands of lessons, worksheets, study guides and videos to help you. Subjects include math, science, social studies and English. Explore the Student Center 24/7. Explora™ Primary Schools – Includes the full text of popular elementary school magazines, children’s encyclopedia entries, and more. All […]
by Molly McKenney, Reference Librarian Recently a patron came in with an unusual request– he was filling out his passport application and one of the questions on the form asked what his parents’ birthdays were, a question he did not know the answer to. Since they had both passed away decades ago, it was unlikely a traditional internet search would […]
Miss Humblebee’s Academy educational program for children aged 3–6 years is designed to prepare preschoolers for kindergarten and beyond by introducing key concepts in all curricular content areas in a fun and interactive way. Parents can access hundreds of guided lessons and printable practice sheets as well as receiving assessment reports on their child’s skill levels and how they are progressing. Easy access from home […]
CloudLibrary for iOS and Android (including many Nook tablets) – a unified collection of ebooks and audiobooks. Begin using CloudLibrary by searching for “cloudlibrary” in the iOS App Store (for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch) or Google Play Store (for Android phones, Android tablets, and newer Nook tablets). When the app has completely downloaded tap on the icon (like […]
Kids Search is designed for students in grades K-8, this easy-to-use database allows students to search pictures, articles and encyclopedia entries to find information in their reading level. Primary Search includes the full text of popular elementary school magazines, children’s dictionary entries, and more. The reading level of all included full-text articles is indicated. Find these online resources at www.bccls.org.
25 of the popular Lonely Planet Travel Guides ebooks are available on eBCCLS.org. Download these guides to your personal device and bring them with you when you travel. Available to BCCLS library cardholders.
Check out a new language with Rosetta Stone Start your interactive language-learning journey today with the online Rosetta Stone® solution, available in 30 languages. An effective, easy-to-use program that allows you to learn a new language on your own time. Practice a little bit every day. Rosetta Stone recommends 30 minutes in the program a day to keep everything you’re learning fresh in your mind. […]
Ancestry Library Edition (wireless access within the USR Library). Heritage Quest Online (accessible at home with a USR library card). HeritageQuest® Online is a comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, convenient research guides, interactive census maps, and more. Discover the amazing history of you with HeritageQuest Online. […]