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Northstar Christian Academy: OverDrive

OverDrive Ebooks and Audiobooks

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Log in to OverDrive Using Sora

  1. Click the Sora icon to the left (for soraapp.com/welcome/login/202951) or open the Sora app on a mobile device. 
  2. Select your school district from the drop-down menu.
  3. Click the green button to log in with your Google or Microsoft Office credentials. 

 

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An overview of books checked out, words you've looked up, and your notes and highlights Explore the catalog by searching for a title or browsing by category All the books currently checked out or assigned to you Your personal reading statistics and the reading badges you've earned

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Click this icon when you're inside a book to set your reader preferences.

 

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eBook Publishers

Access

Arbordale logo

These titles (without the lesson plans) are also available in OverDrive.

App

 

Arbordale logo

Android / Apple iOS

Features

 

  • Lesson plans
  • Read-aloud capability
  • Assigned reading levels

Access

Encyclopedia Britannica logo

These titles are available in OverDrive.

App


iPublish Central Reader

Android / Apple iOS
Macintosh / Windows

 

Access

 

Capstone logo

App

 

capstone app logo
​Apple iOS

google app logo
Android

Features

 

  • Read-aloud capability
  • Assigned reading levels
  • Aligned to standards

Access

Cavendish Square logo

These titles are available in OverDrive.

Features

  • Large collection of nonfiction and fiction eBooks for students in PK-12th grade
  • Heavy emphasis on social studies, literature, mythology, STEM, US states, and sports, plus many other areas

Access

ebook central logo

These titles are available in OverDrive

App

 


Bluefire Reader

Apple iOS

 


Adobe Digital Editions
​Macintosh / Windows

Features

 

  • Formerly Ebrary and EBL
  • Users will need to create personal accounts to download eBookCentral titles or bookmark titles they are reading online.
  • To read an ebook on a computer, you'll need to install Adobe Digital Editions
  • To read an ebook on a mobile device, you'll need to install the Bluefire Reader app.
  • The selection includes unlimited simultaneous-use fiction titles.
     
District Links  

Monroe 2 Orleans BOCES Users Click Here

Brockport Users Click Here

Churchville Chili Users Click Here

Gates Chili Users Click Here

Greece Users Click Here

Hilton Users Click Here

Holley Users Click Here

Kendall Users Click Here

Spencerport Users Click Here

Wheatland Chili Users Click Here

Access

Virtual Reference Library logo

These titles are available in OverDrive.

App

Apple / Android

Content

  • DK Series includes: American history, animals, biography, birds, cultures, dinosaurs, nature, religion, science, sports, transportation, various arts, weather, world history plus many more general reference titles
  • Literary reference titles such as novels, short stories, poetry, Shakespeare, and drama for students
  • Encyclopedia of World Biographies
  • History, health, and many other reference titles

Features

  • Citation maker
  • Print, download, email
  • Highlight, create notes
  • Read-aloud capability
  • Translate

School Links

Monroe 2 BOCES

Brockport
Barclay
Ginther
Hill
Oliver Middle School
Brockport High School

Churchville-Chili
Chestnut Ridge 
Churchville Elementary 
Fairbanks Road 
CC Middle School 
CC High School 

Gates-Chili
Armstrong
Brasser
Disney
Paul Rd.
GC Middle School
GC High School

Greece
Autumn Lane
Brookside
Buckman Heights
Craig Hill
English Village
Holmes Rd
Lakeshore
Longridge
Paddy Hill
Pine Brook
West Ridge
Arcadia
Athena
Odyssey
Olympia

Hilton
Northwood
Quest
Village
Merton Williams
Hilton High School

Holley
Holley Elementary
Holley Jr./Sr. High

Kendall
Kendall Elementary
Kendall  Jr./Sr. High

Spencerport
Bernabi
Canal View
Munn
Taylor
Cosgrove Middle School
Spencerport High School

Wheatland-Chili
Wheatland-Chili Elementary
Wheatland-Chili Middle & High School

Access

Infobase logo

Features

 

  • Aligned to standards
  • Citation maker
  • Print, download, bookmark
  • Share to Google Classroom

Access

Mitchell Lane logo

These titles are available in OverDrive.

Features

  • Html or Adobe Flash-based interface
  • Bookmark, create notes
  • Print

Access

Rosen Learning Center

Content

  • Spotlight on New York State
  • Spotlight on ancient civilizations: Egypt, Greece, and Rome
  • Wide variety of primary and secondary sources, including maps, political cartoons, newspaper articles, letters and period artwork, biographies, and photos
  • Information is presented visually (video clips), orally (audio clips), and quantitatively (timelines, charts, graphs and maps)

Features

  • Lessons plans, study guide, graphic organizer
  • Read-aloud capability
  • Assigned reading levels
  • Aligned to standards
  • Citation maker
  • Timeline

Access

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