ABOUT OUR LIBRARY
Elbert offers an extensive library of fiction, non-fiction and research materials for our students and the entire Elbert community.
School Library Hours: Tuesday - Friday 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Public Library Hours: Monday 1 p.m. - 5 p.m., Tuesday - Thursday 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
ONLINE RESEARCH & LEARNING RESOURCES
Geared toward emerging readers, Pebble Go is research database specifically designed for younger students. It builds a strong foundation for beginning researchers through pictures, videos and age-appropriate texts.
Pebble Go Next PebbleGo Next is the next step in research for students in grades 3-6. Launching with a States and American Indian studies module, PebbleGo Next is carefully aligned to grades 3-6 curriculum objectives. The database is simple to navigate and offers key reading supports such as read-along audio and word by word highlighting including prompts to inspire critical thinking.
Grolier On Line is published by Scholastic
Library Publishing, a division o Scholastic Inc. It includes eight encyclopedia databases: Encyclopedia Americana, Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia, The new Book of Knowledge, LaNueva Enciclopedia Cumbre, America the Beautiful, Land and Peoples, Amazing Animals of the World, and the New Book of Popular Science.
Issues and Controversies
Provides exclusive, extensive coverage of hundreds of today's hot topics, with unbiased analysis and rich related resources.
Bridges the gap between the science students learn in the classroom and the discoveries pushing the boundaries of science today.
TumbleBookLibrary is an online collection of animated,
talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love. Tumble Mobile Users click here.
Covering the leading issues most studied and debated by students:
- Web Select
- Editorially Selected Websites
- General Reference Database Designed For Young Readers
Reliable content that assists students in completing assignments and aligns with curriculum standards. With school resources specialized for students and teachers, EBSCO can help close the gap between the library and the classroom.
Biography in Context offers authoritative reference content alongside magazine and journal articles, primary sources, videos, audio podcasts, and images. Covering a vast array of people from historically significant figures to present-day newsmakers, it’s continuously updated to ensure that students have access to the very latest information.
Colorado Encyclopedia The Colorado Encyclopedia serves adults, K-12 students, researchers and educators, business people, tourists, journalists, legislators, and anyone seeking reliable information about Colorado.