Sunset Ranch Library

"Reading is an exercise in empathy; an exercise in walking in someone else's shoes for a while."

-Malorie Blackman

MLK Jr. Day Poster/Poetry Contest


Elementary division (grades 1-6):

1st place: Ahdia Mohamed, "Darkness and Light" - VALLEY VIEW

2nd place: Audrey Parker, "I Have a Dream" - SUNSET RANCH

3rd place: Haley Lambourne, "Rising Above in Love, Truth, and Goodness"- TWIN OAKS


1-4th grade Category

3rd Place - Ahdia Mohamed- VALLEY VIEW

2nd Place - Maya Brookover- VALLEY VIEW

1st Place - Arfa Mohamed - VALLEY VIEW

5th through 12th Category -

3rd Place - Abigail Stonehocker- ROCKLIN ELEM

2nd Place - Kai Zmalia- ROCKLIN EL

1st Place - Ada Nazneed - GRANITE OAKS

Reading Resources

SORA- check out the newest ebooks and audiobooks. Download the Sora app on your device, click on Greater Sacramento Schools- Rocklin Unified and use your RUSD google password.

Hold a book or view your check-outs in the Sunset Ranch Library! Log in with your RUSD google account. To view current check-outs, click on "my stuff" at the top of the page.

A collection of resources that brings books to life! Watch book trailers, author interviews, find the book level, and more!

Access to thousands of high quality ebooks. Free during school hours and 2 hours/week at home. You will need a code from your teacher to log in for the first time.

Research Resources

Brittanica is a safe, up-to date resource for researching any topic! Log in with Google using your RUSD account.

Access to ebooks, videos, and websites to supplement social studies and science curriculum. The username is sunsetr. Ask your librarian for the password.

ProQuest eLiibrary helps simplify the research process by providing a large collection of periodical and digital media content selected to support beginning researchers. Log in with Google using your RUSD account.

Database that goes beyond basic facts and figures on more than 200 countries, with reports detailing daily life and culture, history, and lifestyle from an insiders' perspective. Log in with Google using your RUSD account.

Articles, books, images, activities, and websites curated for educational relevance, age appropriateness and readability. Log in with Google using your RUSD account.

Explore topics and events within Earth systems, global change, pollution, populations, and more with Gale in Context: Environmental Studies. Log in with Google using your RUSD account

Going beyond textbooks and traditional science curriculum, Gale Interactive: Science is a highly visual online learning tool that takes visual-spatial learning to the next level. Log in with Google using your RUSD account.

National Geographic Kids includes the complete run of the magazine from 2009 to the present, as well as books, videos, and images.

Want to recommend a title for the library? Click here.

Restrict your child's access to title? Click here.

District Library Website - Find the usernames and passwords for all databases here!

Login with your District gmail and password

Sunset Ranch Library Aides

Let us know if you have any questions and we would be happy to help!