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MeLCat requesting returns for most libraries August 10, 2020. Check back for more information.

Learning from home during COVID-19

Learning in Place

Learning in Place

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Open access to a special collection of eBooks for elementary, middle and high school students. eBooks are available to read online or offline. If you are reading offline, you will need to download Britannica's iPublishCentral Reader.

  • Elementary Spanish
  • Elementary STEAM
  • Elementary ELA
  • Middle School Social Studies
  • Middle School STEAM
  • High School STEM
  • High School World History


login: mel
pass: elibrary

Availability: now until September 30, 2020

Britannica has also made the following resources available:

  • Image Quest: An image collection with over 3,000,000 rights-cleared images
  • Escolar Online: The Spanish version of Britannica School

Availability: now until September 30, 2020


Capstone is providing a variety of content. The full suite of PebbleGo Modules is now available in addition to some modules from PebbleGo Next and Capstone’s Interactive eBook collection. Each collection has different expiration dates.

Available until August 31, 2020

Special Collection: MeL Summer Reading eBooks

Content for students in PreK-1st grade. This eBook collection is specifically for young readers.

Username: melreads

Password: summer

PebbleGo Modules: Biographies, Dinosaurs, Health, Science, and Spanish content

Content for students in PreK - 3rd grade. This additional content will be visible when you accessing MeL's regular subscription to PebbleGo.

PebbleGo Next

Content for students in 3rd - 5th grades. This content will be available when you access MeL's regular subscription to PebbleGo. Where available, you will find PebbleGo Next books in the "Read More" area of each PebbleGo article.