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collection includes e-books for K-8 students and the educators who work with them. It offers a cost-effective way for libraries to provide educators with full-text e-book coverage to support their curricula, and is a great complement to other elementary and middle school e-book and database resources.
The eBook K-8 Collection contains more than 13,000 titles chosen to support a quality learning experience for K-8 students across all subject areas taught in elementary and middle schools, and content aligns with Common Core Curriculum Standards (for participating U.S. states). The collection also features a selection of teacher resources to support educators and administrators.
eBook High School Collection
Designed specifically for high school students and educators, this collection offers an easy, cost-effective way for libraries to provide full-text e-book coverage that aligns with their school’s curricula, as well as complement other e-book and database resources from EBSCO.
This package contains more than 10,000 e-books that support a quality learning experience across all academic subject areas, including history, language, literature, science and technology. Content includes a selection of classic literary works, important historical documents and general reference materials. The collection also features a selection of teacher resources to support educators and administrators. Titles align with Common Core Curriculum Standards (for participating U.S. states).
eBook Cricket Media Collection
The eBook Cricket Media Collection includes more than 400 titles in e-book format and is suitable for Children grades Pre-K through 8th. Cricket is an internationally recognized education company with award winning print content for children, families and educators. Cricket is focused on engage children in a wide variety of subjects and disciplines helping them explore and expand their worlds.
Highlighted titles include:
From Sloppy Copy to Polished Prose
Happy, The Hearing Ear Dog
Dinosaurs Among Us
Whose Legs Are Whose? A Tale From Mexico
eBook History Collection
This collection features more than 17,000 world history e-books to meet the content needs of students in their research. Titles encompass a variety of subjects, including medieval history, history of music, history of science, law in history, history of philosophy, art history, history of technology, history of business and economics, history of religion, military history and more.
Notable publishers include Harvard University Press, Oxford University Press, McGill-Queen’s University Press, Ashgate Publishing Ltd., University of California Press and State University of New York Press.
Notable Titles Include:
La Florida: Five Hundred Year of Hispanic Presence
Nevada: A History of the Silver State
Jewish Resistance Against the Nazis
The War Worth Fighting: Abraham Lincoln’s Presidency and Civil War America
Dublin: The Making of a Capital City