The library has print and e-books. Click on the link below and use the following directions to find a book in the school library.
|Our school is listed as Rockville Centre North|
To open an e-book you will need to login. On the back of your student ID is your 9 digit ID number. This ID number is your user name AND your password.
To limit your search to only e-books, click the filter icon on the right, scroll down and select Format, then select Follett ebook.Tap on the magnifying glass. A search bar will appear. Type in your search term, author or book title in the search bar. Your results will have an icon in right hand corner that will identify them as an e-book or print book. e-books will have an e on the icon. Green indicates the books is available to take out, red indicates it is not available.
e-books will be checked out to you for 24 hours only. Please return the book if you are finished early so it can be available to someone else.
To add a public library to your account, tap on the three dashes in the right corner.
Select Add Library
Type in the your library name.
Have your library card number handy.
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