Video storybooks and online nonfiction books for young readers. Includes streaming video, games and educator resources.
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Category: Books and authors, Homework
Information on in print, out of print, or forthcoming books, eBooks, audiobooks, and videos. Includes reviews, contents, previews, author biographies, awards information, and publisher information.
Category: Books and authors
Downloadable eBooks for readers of all ages.
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Category: Books and authors, Downloads, eBooks
Full-text of widely read poems, plus commentaries and biographies.
Complete biographical and bibliographic information on U.S. and international authors. Includes awards and honors, adaptations, and commentary.
Subscription purchased by the Metropolitan Library Service Agency (MELSA), with funding from state and federal tax revenues.
Essays on authors, historians, journalists, screenwriters, publishers and playwrights. Includes biographical data, awards, bibliographies, descriptive overviews, images and reviews. DLB Yearbook offers literary events year by year.
Category: Books and authors, History and biography
An online eBook collection for readers of all ages featuring content from independent Minnesota publishers and including some of Minnesota's best literature and nonfiction.
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Access provided by Minitex with funding from a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant to the Minnesota Department of Education.
One search location for Gale's online literature archive resources, including Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete, Literature Criticism, and Something About the Author.
Commentary from broadsheets, pamphlets, encyclopedias, books, and journals. Covers poetry, drama, novels, short stories, and more. Goes back to 1400.
Biographies, bibliographies and critical analysis of authors from every age and literary discipline. Includes criticism, plot summaries, and dictionary of literary terms. Goes back to 1400.
Full-text poems, short stories, essays, speeches and plays with summaries, biographies and images. Some content is citations and abstracts.
Classical Greek and Latin texts alongside English translations. Spans eighteen centuries, from 800 BC to 1000 AD, and includes epic and lyric poetry; tragedy and comedy; history, travel, philosophy, and oratory.
Category: Arts and culture, Books and authors
Resources for finding fiction and nonfiction titles for children and teens by topic, genre, grade level, and Lexile score. Includes read-alikes, discussion guides, reviews and articles.
Information and resources to find fiction and nonfiction titles. Includes author read-alikes, discussion guides, reviews and articles.
Available only in a library. Picture books set to music and read aloud to you, or use the "I Can Read It" mode to read them yourself. For children ages 2-6.
Downloadable audiobooks for children, teens, and adults.
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Category: Books and authors, Downloads
Downloadable eBooks and audiobooks and streaming videos for all ages.
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Purchased with funding from Hennepin County property taxes. Additional funding from the Metropolitan Library Service Agency (MELSA), with funding from state and federal tax revenues.
Plays written from antiquity to today and published from 1949 to the present. Covers plays written in or translated into English, including mysteries, pageants, plays in verse, puppet performances, radio and television plays, and classic drama.
Citations and some full-text stories from collections and anthologies published each year in all literary genres. Goes back to 1984.
Articles and images detailing the lives and works of children's and teens' authors and illustrators.
Animated story books and chapter books with highlighted text. Also includes graphic novels, nonfiction books and videos, puzzles, and games. Some titles in Spanish and French. Kindergarten - Gr 5.
Libros infantiles y de capítulos animados y con texto resaltado. Incluye libros y videos de información, novelas gráficas, rompecabezas y juegos. Algunos títulos en español y en francés. Para estudiantes de kínder a quinto grado.
Category: Books and authors, Spanish