COVID-19 and the Library

COVID-19 and the Pulaski County Library District

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Library Announcements

Library’s Online Story Times and More (Shared During Closure)

Listen to this Music and Movement Playlist by Mr. B.J.

Read “We Don’t Eat Our Classmates” with Emily

Read “The Small Seed” with PCLD Board Member Rebecca and her daughter, Addy

Read “This Book Just Ate My Dog!” with Emily and special guest Izzy

Read “Chicka Chicka Boom Boom” with Mrs. Rebecca

Read “Blues Big Pajama Party” with Mrs. Rebecca

Learn how to use Creativebug in this video with Emily

Learn how to checkout E-Books and E-Audiobooks with the Libby App

Creativebug Weekly Program Guides

Expanded Library E-Resources (Limited time)

TumbleMath– K-6 math ebook database – Username: motumbles, Password: trial

TeenBookCloud – Grades 7-12 ebook database – Username: motumbles, Password: trial

AudioBookCloud – All ages audio book database – Username: motumbles, Password: trial

RomanceBookCloud – A huge collection of steamy Romance novels for the older crowd! – Username: motumbles, Password: trial

KnowBuddyBooks – Free access to ebooks for kids – Username: info@knowbuddyresources.com, Password: KNOWBUDDY

Junior Library Guild – New, original stories written and read aloud each week, ebooks, live virtual visits with authors, and much more.

Rosetta Stone – Library Edition – Log in with your library card number for language learning with Rosetta Stone! Available through the end of June.

Other Fun and Free Activities from around the web!

Children’s Books, Authors, and Story Time Activities:

Read Alouds by Diane Alber

A Big List of author story times

Mo Willems Lunch Doodles (we love these!)

Pete the Cat – Printables, songs, videos, and much more!

Astronauts reading books – Storytime From Space

Celebrities reading books – Storyline Online

E-Books and E-Audiobooks:

Read free with Scribd

National Emergency Library from Archive.org

Audible Stories, available while schools are shut down.

Educational Resources:

Google Doc – Sites for Families to Use While Schools Are Closed

NASA Media Library

NASA STEM Engagement

Reading Rockets

PBS Learning

Edutopia

Scholastic – Learn at Home

Arts, Museums, and Libraries:

Center for Puppetry Arts

Chicago Arts Institute’s Collection Online

Library of Congress – Smart Fun for Kids

Smithsonian Learning Resources

The Kennedy Center: Arts Edge

National Women’s History Museum

General Fun:

Disney/Kahn Academy “Imagineering In A Box

Ranger Rick Free Digital Subscriptions

Audubon for Kids

Amazon streaming shows for free

Virtual Farm Tours – Article includes links to 3 different farms!

Zoo and Aquarium Webcams:

Kansas City Zoo Webcams

Georgia Aquarium Webcams

St. Louis Zoo videos

Monterey Bay Aquarium Webcams