Search the Library's Online Public Access Catalog - See if the DHS library has the book you are looking for by searching the Catalog, log in to see your account information, place books on hold or recommend books to friends.
***Helpful Resources While On-Site School is Closed****
(New!) WebPath Express Help with all subjects!!! On your library's catalog tab, use the link on the left menu bar and use your computer log in and password to access WebPath Express's addition of over 100,000 trustworthy, reliable, up-to date and informative websites that are integrated with our school's collection of books. Browse by subject, then narrow your search by topic, source type, format, or grade level. ***Check out the Homework Helper Section!!! ***
All World Book Products - All grade levels and in Spanish.
act.org/covid19 provides students FREE access to ACT bootcamps! Also free access to educators for tools to use to help during this pandemic situation.
Free eBooks & Audiobooks
JLGeBooks - Junior Library Guild has provided unlimited access to read books online from any device. There is no limit to the number of users who can access the books, so while you are home-bound click to your hearts' content! Titles enter and exit the digital stream regularly, so there are always new picks available.
NOTICE: Usernames & passwords are no longer needed! Simply click the book of your choice and you'll be automatically logged in!
SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens. Returning April 30, 2020, SYNC will give away two complete audiobooks a week - pairs of high interest titles, based on weekly themes. Register for SYNC and sign up for email or text alerts at www.audiobooksync.com. SYNC is available through Sora, the student reading app from OverDrive and is available on Apple Apps and Google Play stores. Each audiobook is available to borrow for one week. Once you’ve borrowed an audiobook, it stays on your Shelf in Sora. See download schedule here.
For as long as schools are closed, we're open. Right now, kids everywhere can instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages, that will help them continue dreaming, learning, and just being kids.
All stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet.
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Big Timber Media, one of Gumdrop Books’ publishing partners, is offering free access to a variety of web-hosted eBooks through June 30, 2020. Today, Big Timber Media hosts over 10,000 eBooks on their platform from many of the top publishing partners in the industry. No registration is required for this free offer and can be accessed by students, parents, educators, and public libraries anytime between now and June 30, 2020.
Project Gutenberg offers more than 57,000 free eBooks from the public domain. It is free to read and redistribute. There are no fees, and no custom apps required. You won’t find the latest bestsellers on Project Gutenberg, but you’ll find plenty of great classic books available 24/7 at no cost.
Open Library is a non-profit Internet Archive that is open and an editable library catalog.
Amazon Free Kindle Books offers top free books for download.
Internet Archive offers more than 15,000,000 freely downloadable books and texts. They also encourage our global community to contribute physical items, as well as uploading digital materials directly to the Internet Archive.
ManyBooks can read on most of the reading platforms like eReaders, Kindle, iPads, and Nooks.
BookBoon is the world’s largest publisher of online educational literature. They offer over 1000 free eBooks for you to download.
Free eBooks offers thousands of free eBooks to use anywhere you want. They feature some of the best categories such as Fiction, Nonfiction, Romance, Sci-Fi, Self-help, and Business.
LibriVox is a platform that offers a free download of audiobooks all over the world.
GetFreeEBooks features different categories such as Fiction, Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Short Stories, Horror Fiction, and many more.
FreeComputerBooks features eBook categories such as Computer, Lecture Notes, Mathematics, Tutorials, Programming, and Technical books.
FreeTechBooks is a site that you can download free computer science, engineering and programming books, textbooks and lecture notes.
Daily Newspaper E-Editions
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Study Guides, Tutoring and Financial Aid Help
ACT Academy provides free resources for students that are unique to their learning gaps. Access the best resources from top publishers, all in one place, and accurately aligned to standards.
$39.95 - Six-month subscription to an interactive test prep course from the makers of ACT, which offers personalized learning paths, practice tests with real ACT test questions, comprehensive content review and access anywhere via Internet.
March2Success is a FREE website providing users access to online study materials to help improve scores on standardized tests such as state exit exams, college entrance exams, the military entrance exam (ASVAB) and others. The content includes self-paced study programs in Math, English and Science, with a focus of materials on grades 8-12.
Number2.com's online test preparation courses are totally free! By creating an account you can access a customized course that includes user-friendly tutorials, practice sessions that dynamically adapt to each student's ability level, a vocabulary builder, and more.
PrepFactory is a free SAT and ACT preparation site. Sign up using email, Facebook, or your Google account to begin. Choose a test and then start watching videos or answering practice questions. Earn experience points along the way as you unlock different problem sets and view videos.
Downloadable questions, answers and explanations from past ACT Tests. Also includes SAT Prep and AP Exam Prep.
College Board provides students opportunities for college success by providing exam practice for SAT, AP exams , ACCULACER and CLEP and other areas of college readiness and success.
View electronic versions of publications, fact sheets, online tools, and other resources to help prepare and pay for college or career school. StudentAid.gov is FSA's informational website for students, parents, and borrowers.
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Help with Research
The Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture (EOA) is a project of the Butler Center for Arkansas Studies at the Central Arkansas Library System (CALS) in Little Rock, Arkansas. It is the only state encyclopedia in the country to be produced by a library system. The EOA strives to offer a definitive, comprehensive, and accurate record of America’s twenty-fifth state. The mission of this free online encyclopedia is to collect and disseminate information on all aspects of the state’s history and culture and to provide a comprehensive reference work for historians, teachers, students, and others seeking to understand and appreciate Arkansas’s heritage.
bartleby.com - The preeminent internet publisher of literature, reference and verse providing students, researchers and the intellectually curious with unlimited access to books and information on the web, free of charge.
Other Helpful Resources for Research