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    LIBRARIANS: M. Crawford & E. Marler 
     
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    Resource Guide from the
    Alabama Department of Education
     
     
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    The resource guide was created in partnership with Library Media/Instructional Services and Alabama Reading Initiative (ARI) to provide school librarians and educators with resources to promote to parents to help keep our students reading during this time of school closures due to COVID-19.

    The resource guide provides:

    • Online and Streaming Reading of Books
    • Digital Access of Books (Audio, eBook, and Read Alouds)
    •              Educator's Guide to Reading Online and Streaming (Covering copyright,                                       publisher's allowances and pertinent information                                                                                        

    Click Here:  Resource Guide - Google Doc

                                                                 

    DHS LIBRARY COLLECTION 
     
    The DHS Library's entire collection is accessible from school as well as from home!  Links are provided below along with others, including the Daphne Public Library and the Alabama Virtual Library. 
     
    Alabama Virtual Library:   
     
    Daphne Public Library:  
     
    DHS Library at school: 
     
                     DHS Library from home:   
     
     
     
     
    Baldwin County Archives

    The Baldwin County Department of Archives and History has been established:

    • To collect, organize, describe, preserve, and make available Baldwin County, Alabama government records of permanent administrative, legal, fiscal, and historical value.
    • To collect, organize, describe, preserve, and make available records of historical significance in the founding and continuing history of Baldwin County, Alabama including, but not limited to manuscripts, correspondence, photos, books, and personal memorabilia.
    • To provide facilities for the retention, preservation, servicing, and research use of such records.
    • To serve in a public relations capacity by promoting knowledge and understanding of the origins and continuing history of Baldwin County, Alabama, its government and residents.
    • To facilitate the efficient management of the recorded information produced by the Baldwin County government offices.
     
    ALABAMA PIONEERS
     
    Alabama Pioneers is a FREE website devoted to discovering and sharing the footprints left behind by our ancestors through transcribed documents/articles, stories, and biographies as we journey through our state’s history. We report the great stories from the past! 
     

    LIBRARY OF CONGRESS

    The Library of Congress is the largest library in the world, with millions of books, recordings, photographs, newspapers, maps and manuscripts in its collections. The Library is the main research arm of the U.S. Congress and the home of the U.S. Copyright Office.

    The Library preserves and provides access to a rich, diverse and enduring source of knowledge to inform, inspire and engage you in your intellectual and creative endeavors. Whether you are new to the Library of Congress or an experienced researcher, we have a world-class staff ready to assist you online and in person.

    PROJECT GUTENBERG

    Project Gutenberg is an online library of free eBooks.

    Project Gutenberg was the first provider of free electronic books, or eBooks. Michael Hart, founder of Project Gutenberg, invented eBooks in 1971 and his memory continues to inspire the creation of eBooks and related content today.

     

    GREAT NEWS!

    DHS now owns the Bloom’s Literature Database. Use the link below to access this tool from home or school:  Bloom's Literature (Use: daphnehs/trojans) 

     

    The Library's collection of Salem Press publiations is now available online.  To access books on literature, history and science, simply click on this link:  Salem Press Online (Use: daphnehs/trojans) 

        

    PRINTING INSTRUCTIONS:

     Students have access to the printers in the library for school assignments

    Students must share or email their document(s) to BOTH librarians simultaneously.

    Students should share their document(s) BEFORE leaving the classroom. Documents can also be sent from off campus locations such as home. 

    Students should get in the habit of sending their projects from wherever they are when completed to help expedite the printing process.

    Students should bring Chromebooks when they come to retrieve their print jobs in case failures occur or editing needs arise.

    WEBSITES and PICTURES must be copied and pasted into a document before sending.  

     Documents must be either emailed or shared to:

         Via Google Drive to: mcrawford@ibaldwin.org AND emarler@ibaldwin.org

         Via email to:  mcrawford@bcbe.org AND emarler@bcbe.org

     
     
     
    Students may check out up to three books. Our check out time is 14 school days.   Charges for lost/damaged books are based on the cost of replacement.
     
    Please remember...NO FOOD OR DRINK in the library. 
     
     
    TROJAN NATION RISE UP!