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   Attention 8th grade SS students working on the World War II Trial on the use of the Atomic Bomb: 
   Use this LibGuide for helpful resources and tips to research your topic and form an argument/witness script. 

  7th & 8th Grade Students: Read HCC Library's Norms & Expectations for Library SDLs


Flipster Digital Magazines

Sora Reading app icon

Read eBooks and audiobooks on any device, including your own Kindle, phone, tablet, or computer/Chromebook, with the Sora app. Click here, select any SWBOCES school, then select "H.C. Crittenden MS" from the drop-down list. Sign in with your school Google account. To search for books, click Explore (Binoculars icon button), and browse the collections, or use the "Search for it" box in upper left side of screen, hit Enter. Click on book cover for description and more information. Read a Sample, add it to a List, place a Hold, or click Borrow if you are ready to check it out. You will have it for 3 weeks. Begin reading, or, to return early or send it to your Kindle, click "Shelf" and then "Options" to either return the ebook early, or to send it to your Kindle (Amazon account required.) Don't see the books you want to read? Please email requested titles to Mrs. Barthelmes!

Getting Started with Sora

Read eBooks on one of HCC Library's Kindles! Here's How:
1. Get permission form signed & return to Mrs. Barthelmes.
2. Request specific books to be loaded onto the Kindle.
3. Learn from Mrs. Barthelmes how to use & care for the Kindle.
4. Enjoy reading anywhere on the Kindle for up to 3 weeks.
5. Hand in Kindle to Mrs. B in person & complete survey.
To download the forms or for more information, click here.


Need extra help with research or library resources? Mrs. Barthelmes, your school library media specialist, is available for extra help. E-mail Mrs. Barthelmes at any time.

All library passwords can be found on this spreadsheet. You must be logged in to your school Google account to view.

You may also use ClassLink to sign in once then all school websites will log you in automatically!