Access to JMS's EBooks and Audiobooks. Use your student login and password to sign into the catalog and then select "Destiny Discover" on the left. You may also download the Destiny Discover app. Google Play or Apple Store.
Enjoy audiobooks, graphic novels, eBooks, enhanced books, etc. for free through the GALILEO system (password needed for home use). If you would like to listen to any eBooks that do not have audio, download the Chrome SpeakIt extension to your Chrome Browser.
Can't find a book at the JMS Library Media Center? Search the PINES public library catalog. (Note: the Jefferson Public Library is listed under the "Piedmont Regional Library System.")
Public Library EBook/Audio access: Also sign up through the public library for Overdrive! https://prlib.overdrive.com/
Recommended Reading Websites
NoveList K-8 on GALILEO helps readers find new books based on books they've read or on topics in which they are interested. Includes book talks and book lists.
Find a Book recommends books based on your Lexile level and interests. You can also search by grade level, your reading ability, and by subjects.
American Library Association annual awards and notable book lists.
Teen Reads is "A site dedicated to book lovers providing a forum to discover and share commentary about the books and authors they enjoy. Author interviews, book reviews" and the ultimate reading list for teens!
Kids Reads is a "site dedicated to book lovers providing a forum to discover and share commentary about the books and authors they enjoy. Author interviews, book reviews," and upcoming releases!