Check out the new resources that your library has added this year! These resources cover a wide variety of information and can help you find ancestors, pass a test, learn a skill, find a new read, or even buy a new refrigerator! All of the resources listed below can be accessed from home, so you don’t even need to come into the library; all you need is your library card. The library was able to add these new resources thanks to the passage of Proposition L.
Audiobook Cloud: AudioBookCloud is a streaming Audiobook service with no downloads, no software, no holds, and no waiting periods. Unlimited access to all the books, all the time. Just click and listen.
Audiobook Cloud for Kids: Find Audiobooks just for kids with no downloads, no software, no holds, and no waiting periods. Unlimited access to all the books, all the time. Just click and listen.
Audiobook Cloud for Teens: Find Teen Audiobooks with no downloads, no software, no holds, and no waiting periods. Unlimited access to all the books, all the time. Just click and listen.
Consumer Reports: Find better, safer products from the world’s largest nonprofit product-testing organization. Access articles, blogs, videos, and ratings through ConsumerReports.org.
CreativeBug: Creativebug has thousands of award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists. Creativebug is the number one inspirational resource for DIY, crafters and makers.
Driving-Tests.org: Free DMV Permit practice tests help you to prepare for your driver’s test. Includes car, motorcycle, CDL practice tests, online driver’s manuals, and an FAQ section with detailed questions to 100+ DMV-related questions.
Fold3: Fold3 Library Edition (by Ancestry) provides access to US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served. This continually growing collection contains millions of records from world-class archives, many of which are exclusively available on Fold3.
Romance Book Cloud: RomanceBookCloud provides unlimited and unrestricted access to a curated collection of romance ebooks: contemporary, historical, time travel, paranormal, inspirational, and more! With a core collection of 1800 titles, including award winners and best sellers, plus new books added all the time, you will never run out of romance to read.
Scholastic FreedomFlix: Learn about history and civics with videos, eBooks, articles, primary sources, and more! Project ideas and games offer more opportunities to learn and engage in class-wide discussions and activities. Watch, read, explore! Resources are best suited for 4th Grade and higher.
Scholastic ScienceFlix: With its emphasis on the latest STEM thinking and the Next Generation Science Standards, ScienceFlix provides students with a better understanding of science concepts and ideas through hands-on projects, videos, multiple text types, and so much more. Resources are best suited for 4th to 9th Grades.
Scholastic Teachables: Find tens of thousands of searchable and printable educational materials. Created by teachers and precisely leveled, our high‑quality, ready-to‑use resources. Resources best suited for Pre-K to 6th Grade.
TumbleMath: Find math picture books, all in the amazing TumbleBook format complete with animation and narration. The books are accompanied by supplementary materials such as lesson plans and quizzes.
If you don’t have a library card and need one, register for one online here: http://casscolibrary.org/ecard. After staff create your account, you will receive an email with your login information.