Online and Digital Resources
These resources will need a username and a password to access them at home. Get a Track it Down flyer in the library for all of the access credentials.
The spreadsheet in your planner on pages 47 and 48 has incorrect passwords for the statewide databases. Corrections can be found in the library under the U.S. flag.
CultureGrams is a database of cultural and statistical information organized by country and continent.
CountryReports is another database of cultural and statistical information.
TrekEarth is a collection of photographs from around the world.
Download books and audio books to your device to read and listen to using the ASD Overdrive service.
The online version of World Book Encyclopedia contains so much more than just the articles. Videos, photographs, timelines, website links, and more are available.
Anchorage Municipal Library Access
This page has a list of online resources that can be accessed with a public library card number. (Your Mears library card number is also a public library card number!)
Look for: America's News, Find a Topic, History Reference Center, Points of View Reference Center, and more.
To use these databases at home you will need the userids and passwords. Pick up a Track it Down brochure from the library.
Digital picture: by Jorgekasabji (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons