[kids-lib] Content from 63 ebooks Added to Kids InfoBits

Jennifer Maurer jennifer.maurer at state.or.us
Fri Nov 21 15:08:54 PST 2014

Please pardon the cross-posting.
*         [http://elementary.oslis.org/find-information/find-information/resolveuid/5a92c79991dc4e4c870883f55fb20736] Kids InfoBits now has content from The Britannica Elementary Collection. These 63 new ebook titles are geared toward lower elementary students (K-2), and they have lots of images and simple text. There is also content from other ebook series in Kids InfoBits.
*         The ebook content is broken down to the article level and covers a wide range of subjects, as indicated by the representative list below. Most of the books are copyrighted 2013 with a few dated 2008. To see a full list of the ebook titles, browse the Reference Titles list for Kids Infobits: http://solutions.cengage.com/Gale/Database-Title-Lists/.
*         The attached document offers tips for finding content from the new ebooks.

This bookmark leads to the content from the book, Ants: http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?ty=as&v=2.1&u=oslis&it=search&s=RELEVANCE-SORT&p=ITKE&st=T001&dblist=ITKE&qt=PU~ants&sw=w&asid=387f669bee66376339878c3aa941ec38. If prompted to log in, students and educators can use their Gale username and password. Or, use just the password if there is only one text box.
Partial list of new ebooks:
Animal Adaptations
Creeping Crawlers
Day and Night
Earth's Changing Surface
Even or Odd?
Location Words: Around and Through
Measuring: Seconds, Minutes, and Hours
One Land, Many Cultures
Science Safety Rules
The Statue of Liberty
What Is It Made of?
Zap! It's Electricity
Soon you will be able to find this information in the OSLIST archive: http://oslis.org/oslissupport/announcements/2014. Questions? Please ask.

Jennifer Maurer
School Library Consultant
Oregon State Library
250 Winter Street NE
Salem, OR 97301
jennifer.maurer at state.or.us<mailto:jennifer.maurer at state.or.us>

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