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Digital Content
Tools for 21st Century Learners
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Access Information
SCHOOL USE - no passwords are needed.. ..... HOME USE - passwords are needed.
Ask your librarian for the password
handout OR BCPS staff, click this icon handout for the for password handout located on the BCPS Intranet.
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Search your school's online Destiny Quest catalog to locate books, ebooks, Web sites, and media for homework or personal interests.  
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  See instructions, guides, and tutorials. on using Destiny Quest and all other digital resources listed on this Web site.
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America the Beautiful Brain Pop brainpop Brain Pop Junior culture grams
NBC Learn
  safari home access Net Trekker sirs tumblebooks World Book Student
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Special Digital Collections of Web Resources
Curated by BCPS Library Media Specialists. Topics include e-books, Movie Trailers, Graphic Novels, and much more! Click image on left. Also, check out the BCPS Reference Desk for recommended Web sites, public domain images,and mega education sites.
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Learn more about this digital content by visiting the SNAPSHOTS and TUTORIALS.
CLICK HERE.
grades 6-12
auto repair defined stem gale virtual ebooks history literature resource ctr Literature Resource Center mater file

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net trekker Net Trekker opposing viewpoints gale Opposing Viewpoints Critical Thinking
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science science SIRS Researcher
science tumble vt logo vocab grabber spelling bee

world book advanced world book wbspanish askusnow
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Special Digital Collections of Web Resources
Curated by BCPS Library Media Specialists. Topics include e-books, Movie Trailers, Graphic Novels, and much more! Click image on left. Also, check out the BCPS Reference Desk for recommended Web sites, public domain images,and mega education sites.
Learn more about this digital content by visiting the SNAPSHOTS and TUTORIALS Web site.
CLICK HERE.
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ProQuest Education
Access 45,000+ scholarly journals, government documents, magazines, trade journals, ebooks, newspapers, reports, and historical periodicals/newspapers

 
Mega Sites
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Access ebooks for the educational professional that can be searched by keyword across all 55 ebooks or read by title on any Internet connected device. Educator electronic edition FREE
to BCPS employees. Click the above icon to access via the LIS Intranet website.
Reference ebooks in science, math, and education that can be read on any Internet connected device.
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Net Trekker nbc safari
Locate teacher-evaluated Web resources to support every curricular area. Welcome Toolkit Access 12,000+ NBC News video stories that are packaged for use
in the classroom. New to BCPS Welcome Toolkit |
Welcome by Rehema Ellis, CEC NBC
Access 20,000+ media assets (video, podcasts, ebooks, images, ppt, and much more) that are licensed or locally produced by BCPS. Welcome Toolkit
 

BCPS Research Library

Contact the Professional Research Librarian, Fran Glick for assistance with research, information requests, and help with using the professional resources listed here. (4035)

Learn more about this digital content by visiting the SNAPSHOTS and TUTORIALS Web site.
CLICK HERE.
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Watch video. See it in action from a teen's viewpoint.

Access My School Library on iPhone or Android
smart phones!

Your library. At your demand. Download AccessMyLibrary School Edition and you can take your library's best resources with you anywhere. www.gale.com/apps

See directions. The app is for Gale Cengage content only. Literature Resource Ctr., Opposing Viewpoints, Gale Virtual Library, ASCD ebooks, Science Resource Ctr., Student Resource Ctr Gold.

QR Code to get apps for Gale Digital Content
iTune app
iPhone/iPad
  android app
...........Android
Use your smartphone barcode camera app to access the Access My School Library app.

Text Version of Virtual Resources, Digital Content, and e-Books

Grades K-6 resources include the following: America the Beautiful | BrainPop | BrainPop Junior | BrainPop Espanola | Culture Grams |
NBC Learn | NetTrekker |Safari Montage HOME | SIRS Discoverer | Tumblebooks |World Book Kids | World Book Student

Grades 6-12 resources include the following: Auto Repair Reference Center | DefinedSTEM | Gale Virtual Reference Library e-Books |
History Resource Center | Literature Resource Center | MasterFILE | NBC Learn | NetTrekker | Opposing Viewpoints |
Opposing Viewpoints Critical Thinking | Safari Montage HOME | Science Reference Center | Science in Context |
SIRS Knowledge Resource | Student Resources in Context | TumbleBooks Cloud | Visual Thesaurus | Vocab Grabber | Spelling Bee |
World Book Student | World Book Spanish Edition | World Book Advanced | askUsNow

Professional resources include the following: ASCD e-Books | Gale Virtual Reference Center e-Books | NBC Learn |
NetTreker| | ProQuest Education Journals | Safari Montage HOME | askUsNow

Updated June 2012
Della Curtis, Coordinator
Office of Library Information Services



 


 

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