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L​ibrarians:
Erica Thorsen
ethorsen@k12albemarle.org

Monica Cabarcas
mcabarcas@k12albemarle.org

Book Checkout Policy:
Up to 10 items for a 3-week loan period.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

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Britannica - School Edition
Access to four complete encyclopedias that ensure consistency with classroom topics and age-appropriate language.
 
eLibrary
Find images, video, eBooks, and 100% full-text articles from newspapers, magazines, and scholarly journals; maps, transcripts, audio files, graphics, interactives, dictionaries, thesauri, encyclopedias, almanacs, atlases, timelines, slideshows, & more.
 
Encyclopedia Virginia
A dynamic, authoritative, and publicly accessible reference work about Virginia history and culture; a publication-in-progress of the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities.
 
FactCite
Biographies, Mythology, American History, Science, Countries and Cultures, Essential Information
 
Gale Databases
Includes Infotrac General OneFile, Criminal Justice, Environmental Studies, and much more.
 
JMRL Databases
Selected online databases you can trust for accuracy and appropriateness for children, providing access to full-text articles from newspapers, magazines, and a wide range of standard library reference sources. Most can be accessed from home 24/7, using yo
 
Medline Plus
MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information about the latest treatments, drug information or supplements, medical videos or illustrations. You can also get links to the latest medical research on a topic or find out about clinical trials on
 
SIRS Discoverer
General reference database designed for young researchers
 
  
  
Brains Behind the Machine - YA Book Lists
YA book lists by genre, theme & more
 
eBooks on Gale Virtual Reference Library
Selected digital reference works on various subjects; science, environment, medicine, literature, art, film culture, business, etc.
 
Epic Reads
Browse through our YA books below, see what’s publishing soon, or search for something specific using our book filter.
 
JMRL eLibrary
These digital collections are available anywhere, anytime with a JMRL library card.
 
Teen Reads
Thoughtful book reviews, compelling features, in-depth author profiles and interviews, excerpts of the hottest new releases, contests and more every week
 
Tumblebooks
TumbleBookCloud is an online collection of over 2300 ebooks and educator resources for middle school and high school students.
 
YALSA Books and Media Awards
Award-winning books and media selected for teens from 12 to 18 years of age, and spaning a broad range of reading and maturity levels.
 
  
  
AHS Library on Pinterest
Discover and save creative ideas
 
  
  
ASCD eBOoks
Professional Development eBooks for Education
 
Discovery Education
9,000 full-length videos segmented into 71,000 content-specific clips tied directly state and national standards.
 
Duke University Digital Collections
lNCLUDES: Advertising and Consumer Culture; African American History; Art, Literature, and Music; Documentary Photography;  Transcultural Experience; Women’s History.
 
Explore Learning - Gizmos
Interactive math and science simulations for grades 3-12. Over 400 Gizmos aligned to the latest standards help educators bring powerful new learning experiences to the classroom.
 
 

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