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If you, like many of us, are finding it hard to articulate how to discuss issues of racism, injustice, discrimination and privilege, we’d like to encourage you to take some time to read, watch and listen.
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Guyer's eBook & audiobook & links to other free ebook sources
Even if you do not have a Denton Public Library card, you can get a temporary card to access thousands of ebooks and audiobooks through CloudLibrary and Hoopla. Right now, to get the e-card you must be 18 years or older.
To get a DPL card click HERE!
On the DPL homepage, look for the tab at the top labeled Online Library. There you will find 2 different platforms for DPL online collection of ebooks, audiobooks, movies, and music: CloudLibrary & Hoopla.
To use CloudLibrary, download the app and login with your library card number. Here are the instructions for using their CloudLibrary app.
Here are the instructions for using Hoopla.
For even more information on what DPL is offering during this time, click here.
is offering hundreds of titles completely free. At stories.audible.com, you will find hundreds of our titles available completely free. The collection has been handpicked by their editors and is a mix of stories to entertain, engage, and inform young people, ages 0–18. There are selections for our listeners in English, Spanish, German, French, Japanese and Italian.
Available in your ClassLink Portal in the Library ebooks/other folder. Provide free ebooks, graphic novels, audiobooks, and video over 1,000 titles. The BookCloud syncs to the computer you are using when you access the site. You can Add to Favorites for later access or add bookmarks.
When: This is ongoing: 24/7
Where: Twitter @halseanderson
YA novelist Laurie Halse Anderson is taking questions on her books via Twitter in hopes of starting a #QuarantRead book club. Hit her up about SHOUT, CHAINS, SPEAK and many others!
Update: Laurie is ill so there may be a lag in her response.
When: Ongoing, 24/7
You've heard from young adult authors on social, now hear what they really have to say! Writer and journalist Anna Borges talks with the diverse authors that make up the modern YA community on the We Are YA podcast, presented by Penguin Teen. We Are YA is going daily to keep you company in these days of social distancing.
A virtual gathering of authors, books, and readers that will bring the book festival experience to everyone. Children’s & YA authors and illustrators will take live questions from viewers at home, do demos, tell stories, and give sneak peeks into their daily lives, according to Soontornvat. This will be held May 1 and 2.
When: This is ongoing: 24/7
Where: Amazon Alexa Devices
Amazon Alexa Escape Room is a an interactive role-playing adventure. You get to choose one of two different escape rooms. The goal is to solve the puzzles and find your way out, using only your words and your wits. ... Each escape room is its own mini-world. Each contains a unique way to get hints, if you get stuck. This is a teachable skill for the Amazon Alexa devices.
The Monterey Bay Aquarium has multiple live cams including sharks, penguins & jelly fish. These are free to watch.
Let us know if you have a suggestion! On Twitter: @Guyer_Library or by email firstname.lastname@example.org
GHS Creative Zen Art Gallery
Share your quarantine artwork of all kinds and we will post it in the GHS Virtual Gallery. We can add your name or keep it anonymous. You can upload & share via your school Google drive if it is a large file. If not, send it as an attachment to email@example.com. Everyone in the Guyer community is invited to participate.
Guyer Coronavirus Resources
Gale Health and Wellness – Coronavirus Gale Health and Wellness is a comprehensive consumer health resource that provides authoritative information on the full range of health-related issues.
Gale In Context: Global Issues – Pandemic Gale In Context: Global Issues supports global awareness and provides a global perspective empowering learners to critically analyze and understand the most important issues of the modern world.
Gale In Context: Global Issues – Preparedness Gale In Context: Global Issues supports global awareness and provides a global perspective empowering learners to critically analyze and understand the most important issues of the modern world.
Gale In Context: Science provides contextual information on hundreds of todays most significant science topics.
Gale eBooks: Coronavirus & Global Pandemics Collection The Gale eBooks: Coronavirus & Global Pandemics Collection helps learners better understand global viruses, pandemics, epidemics, outbreaks, and more.
Here is where you can find help in Denton County during the COVID-19 pandemic. There are lots of resources specific for all kinds of needs as well as volunteer & donation opportunities.
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