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Keep Reading All Year 

 with Teacher Librarian Mrs. Harclerode 




Want to read library books from home

- Use Overdrive.



 1. First Log into your chromebook and go to launchpad - also called MY APPS.

  • If you are using your home computer - then go https:/
  • They will ask for your username & password.
  • Username = has your intitials and 5 numbers
  • Password = your district ID number
  • Contact your teacher if you don't know your username & password.


2. Now look for Instructional Apps in Launchpad

  • It's the big O for overdrive.
  • Once you open overdrive - you can search for a title in the search bar
  • Or use filters to get just what you want.




 3.  Search for your book.

  • The green arrow shows where you can just type in your title.
  • The red arrow shows where you can narrow your search.
  • Collections, Subjects or Levels.
  • Levels will let you choose AR books.
  • Under levels you will see ATOS.
  • ATOS means AR.


4. Check out a book.

  • Available books have a black book icon in the corner.
  • The grey book icon means it's checked out.
  • You will have the book for 14 days.
  • After 14 days it will disappear from your account.
  • You can check out 3 books at a time.
  • You are not downloading the book.
  • You are reading it in your browser.


 5.  Overdrive Help to download or print   


BOOK FAIR was a Success!!

We made over $3000 to buy new books for our library!!!

471 books bought for teachers !!!!



The Read and Relax Reward went to ....




First Grade with 84 books bought for teachers classrooms.



Third Grade won with 90 books bought for teachers' classrooms








Poster Winners - see them all here.


Watch the PARP Play here






16 students tried out for the 2020 Book Battle Team. 

Above our the 6 students who made this year's team.



2019 - 2020 Book Battle Books 





 Trailers for the Book Battle Books.

 Book Battle Team Information 2019 -2020


More Pics of Book Battle and The Reading Party






Hours We Are Open

For Book Check Out:

 8:30 - 9:20, 9:50 - 10:35, 10:50 - 11:30, 11:50 - 12:30, 1:10 - 2:55


3 Book Check Out for 14 Days


10 Days for Book Battle Books

Only 1 Hot Pink [0.1 - 0.9] AR books at time.



Where do you want to go?



The Library Lesson Site  

lessons, research links, news and fun


Book Trailers For Readers 

Trailers on Mrs. H youtube channel


Book Battle Information 

info about the books

info about trying out for the team


Destiny Library Catalog / Launchpad

- for our books, e books & research databases

- best to use Launchpad to access

-go to Instructional Apps & select Destiny


Overdrive E Books  / Launchpad

- best to use Launchpad 

- go to Instructional Apps & select Overdrive


Digital Lab 

online activities from Mrs. H



gateway for all your apps with your Student Single Sign On



 Note at school, sites will often open up directly - but the preferred method is to use launchpads to access the library catalog, databases, e books from overdrive and even the book trailers .  Once in launchpad you should only have to sign in one time and your good to go. Teachers sign in the way you would when you open your computer.




Password Info 

Go through LaunchPad

Students sign in using your

 Student Single Sign On

USER NAME = media [that AR log in] 7 alpha & digits. 

PASSWORD = lunch number [District ID] 8 digits .



Library/ Media classes are part of the specials rotation where students learn about reading, informational and digital literacies.  Students can check out books at the end of their class, as well as any time their teacher sends them.


Happy Reading!

Your Librarian Mrs. Harclerode










* Some links for students do not work on student stations due to current firewall issues. ---

However they do work from all teacher stations and also for home use.