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Student Learning Resources

Your Library Media Specialist will teach you how to access and fully use these resources. Current MPS students and staff can login here using your MPS email and password to access at-home usernames and passwords.

 

Books & eBooks
Destiny

Search Destiny to read your school's ebook collection

TumbleBookPremium

Over 1,400 ebook for elementary and ELL students to listen and read-along; in English, Spanish, French, Italian, Russian, and Chinese.

TumbleBookCloud

Over 1000 ebooks for middle and high school students: graphic novels, chapter books, middle school readers, YA/teen Novels, classic literature, and Shakespeare.


eBooks Minnesota

Over 3,000 eBooks for Minnesotans of all ages.

Teaching Books

TeachingBooks.net is an easy-to-use website that adds a multimedia dimension to the reading experiences of children's and young adult books.

Open eBooks

Open eBooks is an app with thousands of popular and award-winning titles for children from in-need households. Students from MPS schools with a free/reduced lunch population of 70% or higher can log in using their Clever account.


Databases
Destiny

Search all Minneapolis Public School libraries from school and home. Use Webpath Express, the academically and developmentally appropriate search engine, to search over 80,000 resources vetted by professional librarians.

PebbleGo

PebbleGo databases feature text and navigation specifically designed for beginning researchers. The information in the six databases (Animals, Science, Biographies, Social Studies, Dinosaurs, and Animales (Spanish language)) are enriched with spoken-word audio, text highlighting, and audio/video media.  MPS has a free trial of Cienca, Biografias, and Estudios Sociales until December 14th, 2018.

PebbleGoNext

PebbleGoNext databases, States and American Indian studies, feature easy navigation, read-along audio, word-by-word highlighting, along with a variety of downloadable content.


African American Registry

The largest African American History website in the world!

Encyclopedia Britannica

Comprehensive up-to-date online encyclopedia with versions for elementary, middle and high school students.

ELM: Resources for Kids: Grades K-5

Databases for elementary students, provided by Minnesota State Library Services.


ELM 4 You

Databases, video clips, magazines, newspapers @ your fingertips, includes links for teens in grades 6-12. Provided by Minnesota State Library Services.

AskMN

Get real-time answers from a librarian 24/7.