Library Resources

Ludlow Elementary School Library

Click on the catalog drawer

Check the new On-line catalog for Fiction print Books

  • Click the catalog image.
  • If the Log-in page comes up: Enter Ludlow Elementary
  • There is no password
The LES Library is in the process of converting to a fully automated catalog. Fiction is complete: Picture books, Chapter books, Paperback Series. We have begun to catalog Nonfiction, but this is not yet complete.Thank you for your patience!

Quick Links: Use the Database Resources below for Reading e-books and Research

contact the school for the user name and password for World Book and TumbleBooks

Tumblebooks
Read an e-book
WorldBookEncyclopedia
http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/Login?ed=wb

for Kids InfoBits click:Elementary School


**Teachers - click: Teachers for access toEducators Reference Completea database of journal articles.
For Middle School Social Studies resources use Vermont OnLine Library and click: Middle School for:
Biography in ContextResearch in Context

Search Engines & Subject Directories:

These web sites will link you to sites on most any topic, and they're created specifically for children.

http://www.kiddle.co/ Kidsites.com DKFindOut! Fact Monster ALA Great Websites for Kids

Internet Instruction

***Watch this video to learn more about Website Evaluation:

Evaluating Internet Sources


Quality Information Checklist

8 quick steps to check

information quality

Learn what it means to be a digital citizen at:

  • Brainpop
https://www.brainpop.com/digitalcitizenship/

Videos to help kids make decisions about texting, sharing photos, and other media literacy topics

https://pbskids.org/fetch/ruff/


Fiction Reading Resources

Looking for a good book to read? Read these reviews by current and former LES students .

E-Books and E-Stories

  • Tumblebooks - picture books, chapter books, nonfiction texts videos and games



Tumblebooks
ICDL book logo

or check out the Library of Congress website

www.Read.gov

Classic Books for younger and older students
For our older students:
Each chapter is written by a different author from among the best in today's children's literature.

Authors and Illustrators Websites & Publishing News:

Childrens'Literature Web Guide

Author Websites

www.kidsreads.com: News about new books, series & authors


Not sure how to pronounce an author's name? Click to find out: AuthorName Pronunciation Guide


by SophieBlackall

Nonfiction Subject Directory Resources For the Classroom or Just For Fun!

Social Studies : Vermont, United States, & the World

ALA Great websites for Kids: History & Biography
Vermont History Websites
http://bensguide.gpo.gov/
Ben's Guide
America's Story

Library of Congress
World FactBook
National Geographic Kids
USHistory.org
Independence Hall Philadelphia
Colonial Williamsburg
Colonial Williamsburg

Need more reading or research resources? Visit the other library in town!

Fletcher Memorial Library

88 Main Street

Ludlow, VT 05149

Main: 802-228-8921 Youth: 802-228-3517

Youth Library Info & Events: http://www.fmlnews.org/youth.html

Looking for a specific book? Check the Fletcher Memorial Library Catalog:

https://fletchermemorial.bywatersolutions.com/

Contact

Library web page created by: Julie Goraj

Library Media Teacher, Ludlow Elementary School

last updated: 8/31/19

email: julie.goraj@trsu.org