Ebooks Minnesota for informational and pleasure reading from home
With libraries closed all over the state, country, and world, we currently need to utilize digital resources to their fullest. That is why, now, more than ever, Ebooks Minnesota is a vital resource for the Minnesota community. This 45 minute webinar will highlight this ebook collection, available to all Minnesota residents. This collection contains books for all reading levels, all ages, and includes titles in languages other than English. Whether it’s an alphabet book, a cookbook, a scholarly math book, crime fiction, YA fiction, and more, check out Ebooks Minnesota.
Thursday, April 9, 9:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, April 14, 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
LearningExpress School Center for Subject Area Skill-Building
Are you looking for subject-specific resources for students in grades 4-12? LearningExpress Library's School Center prepares students for important tests, provides extra help with assignments, and boosts their skills in important subjects. In this 45 minute webinar, we will explore resources including tutorials, tests, and eBooks in math and Language Arts for elementary students, adding social studies at the middle school level, and science and logic at the high school level.
Monday, April 13th, 11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Thursday, April 16th, 2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
LearningExpress for Test Prep and College Admissions
Because of the rapidly evolving situation around COVID-19, spring testing season is in flux. As of this writing, the June 6th SAT and June 13th ACT testing dates are still on. AP Exams will be taken at home this spring, with more details coming from the College Board by April 3rd. LearningExpress Library, a free database available in eLibrary Minnesota, can help students prepare for these tests, find colleges and scholarships, and write college admission essays. In this 45 minute webinar, we will explore LearningExpress’s interface and the resources you can use with college-bound students.
Thursday, April 9th, 2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Tuesday, April 14th, 11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
eLibrary Minnesota resources for eLearning
With libraries closed all over the state, country, and world, we currently need to utilize digital Resources to their fullest. That is why, now, more than ever, eLibrary Minnesota (ELM) is a vital resource for the Minnesota community. This 45 minutes webinar will show you how to access the full-text of thousands of current news sources, magazine articles, online encyclopedia information, images, videos, and elearning tools useful for educators, parents, students, and all Minnesota residents.
Friday, April 10, 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.
Wednesday, April 15, 9:00 - 9:45 a.m.