Washoe County Library System is proud to announce the new platform for our reading programs.
Beanstack will allow us to provide virtual reading programs and activities all year long. Create an account here, and you will have the opportunity to participate in all the programs the library offers, including our ongoing 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten, a fun, exciting, and free way to start your child on the path to success.
It's easy to sign up and participate on Beanstack. If you want to use your mobile device, you can download the app (available for Android and iOS) and add readers now, so you will be ready for our 2020 Summer Reading Adventure: Imagine Your Story, which will begin June 1.
Includes more than 1,000 titles for middle and high school students, including graphic novels, enhanced ebooks with full audio narration and highlighted text, classic literature, national geographic videos, and more. The new AP English section makes hundreds of curriculum books available to readers at the click of a button.
Part of the World Book suite, World Book Early Learning features resources developed specifically for preschoolers and early elementary school students. It includes a collection of short informational videos on a variety of topics like animals, the human body, and people at work; guided narrated stories across Lexile levels, including Spanish language selections; tracing, matching, memory/concentration, and true or false games; and paint by number, coloring, and print-and-do activities.
Let’s learn why some objects can float on top of the water while others sink like... well, like a rock! See if you can predict what will sink and what will float by testing a few things out for yourself.
Do you need help writing a paper? Students submit their writing through our secure file sharing feature and within 24 hours, our writing specialists evaluate it according to a customized rubric. Rubric categories include: response to task, organization, focus, word usage and grammar/mechanics.
Receive more immediate feedback by logging in with a live tutor and use our file sharing feature to receive live, one-to-one writing assistance.
Prepare for your next career or educational path by using LearningExpress. Create your LearningExpress account and then track your progress through online tutorials and practice tests for specific jobs and entrance exams in both English and Spanish. In addition, you can also use LearningExpress to strengthen your knowledge in core subjects such as math, reading, writing, speaking, grammar, and computer skills.
The Food Bank of Northern Nevada provides emergency food services to families through a network of more than 145 partner agencies in a 90,000 square mile service area throughout northern Nevada and the eastern slope of the sierra in California.
In response to increasing demand for our online offerings, we have created an easy new way for you to access our digital resources.
If you do not have a Washoe County Library account (or if you have misplaced your card), you can now visit our website and quickly acquire a digital library card, which you can use to check out ebooks and audiobooks, take online courses, and much more.