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The Gladstone School and Public Library has curbside pickup.
  To reserve books you can use your library card and pin to sign in to the online catalog, send an email to libraryhelp@gladstone.k12.mi.us, or call 428-4224 ext. 2 (leave a message if needed).  There is a 5 book max limit with no more than 2 new books. 

Our hours of operation starting September 8, 2020 will be:
Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 6:30 and Friday 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. (Curbside)
Public walk-in welcome:
Monday-Thursday 3 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Mask will be required.

Curbside Procedures

1. Choose one of the following 3 options to reserve your materials

- place hold using the online catalog https://uprl.ent.sirsi.net/client/en_US/gspl/

- send an email with your name, phone number and a list of materials you are interested in

- call the library to tell us your name, phone number and a list of materials you are interested in

2. Give us time to prepare your request and call you back. 

3. Set up a time to come to the library and pick up your materials. 

4. When you arrive at the library, please stay in your car and call

the circ desk to let us you are outside. 

5. Wait for us to bring your books out to your car. We ask that you stay in your car and either open your trunk or a side window for us to place your books on the floor or seat. 
* All materials should be returned to the drop box located next to the door.

 



 Gladstone School and Public Library now offers RBdigital, an online service for downloading audiobooks (New service) and magazines. Available titles include bestsellers, Recorded Books exclusives, classics, and selections for children and young adults.
 
With this service, patrons enjoy free access to audiobooks and magazines at home, in the library, or on the go. Many titles are multi-access, so multiple users can check out titles at the same time, eliminating holds. RBdigital is compatible with all popular listening devices, and mobile apps are available for iOS, Android, and Kindle Fire devices. RBdigital also features an easy-to-use interface with streamlined navigation, fast downloads, and automatic software updates. Follow the directions below by setting up an account by clicking on the orange banner above or Click Here

Click here for directions for Mobile App and Browser Account Set Up and Login
RBdigital Audiobooks & Magazines User Guide



Parent Resources for their child!
UPDATED : Click on level you want to read below!
FREE access to our JLG Digital online reading platform!

With Junior Library Guild Gold Standard eBooks for Elementary, Middle School and High school students, JLG Digital gives you and your readers unlimited access* to read books online from any device. There is no limit to the number of users who can access the books to click to their hearts' content! Titles enter and exit the digital stream regularly, so there are always new picks available.

Enter the school-level book stream of your choice by clicking on the level that you are interested in, note you do not have to log in, scroll down and find book:

Elementary Book Level

Middle School Book Level

High School Book Level 






PreK-12 Resources for Emergency Closings
As teachers, students, and families deal with school closures, PBS LearningMedia producers and educators have come together to curate a special collection of resources organized by grade and subject area. Find videos, lesson plans, and activities that support learning at home. Create a free account to save and organize content.
Khan Academy Team As parents and teachers ourselves, the Khan Academy Team knows how concerning the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has been for families and communities. So we want to do everything we can to support you and your family. As such, we’ve put together a series of resources to help you plan for potential school closures and student absences:

 

Get started with Khan Academy
If you haven’t already, follow these steps to create a Khan Academy account for your child
Learn how to start your child learning on Khan Academy
Follow your child’s progress as they learn
If you have a child ages two to seven, we recommend our free app, Khan Academy Kids
Register for our live webinar for parents (including a step-by-step walkthrough and Q&A session) next Wednesday, March 18, at 8 PM ET | 5 PM PT — and don’t worry, even if you can’t join live, we’ll send you a recording afterwards
Read our FAQ where we answer common questions we’ve heard from parents about remote learning
And tell us: What questions do you have about learning when schools are closed?
 

Get more tips by visiting our parent resource center. More questions? Visit our help center.

 

Sincerely,
The Khan Academy team

Fall/Winter Hours: (September-May) 

Monday-Thursday 8 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. and Friday 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Summer Hours: (June-August) 

Monday-Thursday 10 a.m.- 6 p.m.

IRS Federal Tax Forms 

All federal forms and publications can be viewed and/or downloaded here.

 Michigan Tax Forms

All Michigan forms and instructions can be viewed and/or downloaded here .

 

Story Hours

10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Our Spring Story Hour will be April 25, 2020.
(CANCELLED)

Our Kick-off Summer Reading Program Story Hour will be June 17, 2020.(CANCELLED)
Our Ending Summer Reading Story Hour will be August 5, 2020.(CANCELLED)
Our Fall Story Hour will be on October 24, 2020.
Our Winter Story Hour will be December 12, 2020. 
Stories will be read, music enjoyed, crafts made, snacks eaten
and book check-outs.  

What does our library offer:

     The Gladstone School & Public Library is proud to serve the students and community by providing current books, magazines, and the latest in technology.  Our holdings include over 46,000 volumes, fiction and nonfiction books, books on tape/CD, a Michigan history collection, a Native American collection, DVDs, music CDs, magazine and newspaper subscriptions, and the Delta Reporter on CD. We also have free downloadable books and magazines. Services we offer are photocopying, faxing, Internet access and Microsoft Office Suite programs.  We have laptop for in house use along with wifi for your device.  In addition, we offer young children's holiday, special occasion, summer reading programs and book fairs.  

Online Library Catalog

 


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RB Digital for Libraries Frequently Asked Questions

Click here to browse magazines in your RBdigital Magazines

Reference our RBdigital Magazines User Guide to find answers to frequently asked questions

RBdigital Magazines FAQ

RBdigital Magazines User Guide


ABCmouse.com - Early Learning Academy

Click on the link below for free downloadable E-books & audiobooks from our library:

Great Lakes Digital Library

downloadable books

Getting Started with Libby how-to video at the Resource Center 
https://resources.overdrive.com/getting-started-with-libby/

Also you can  go to https://help.libbyapp.com/ for detailed instructions for all of the functions of the app.

 

 

 Teens eReadingKids eReading

Click on link below to explore computers and devices that can be used to get your free downloadable E-books and Audiobooks. 

Device Resource Center


  Michigan eLibrary

When it asks your driver's license, please enter and you will have access to all databases without passwords. Databases that can be used from school or home with a Michigan's driver's license.

LearningExpress Library 

(Test prep & practice work for any grade)

Opposing Viewpoints in Context

 

Mel Kids

 

Renaissance Home Connect

(Parents check out your child's Accelerated Reader progress)

(Any problems getting into program, please email Lori at LWELLS@gladstone.k12.mi.us)


Kids, Code, and Computer Science - A monthly magazine to explore computer science and software programming

Click on picture above to get to the online magazine or stop by the library to read the print copy. Kids, Code, and Computer Science magazine is a bi-monthly online and print magazine about learning to code, computer science, and how we use technology in our daily lives. The magazine includes hard to find information, for example, a list of 40+ programming languages for education, coding schools, summer tech camps, and more.

Auto Repair Source 

Website for Auto Repair similar to Chilton Auto Repair DYI

Digital Public Libraries of America

Michigan Activity Pass (MAP)

Library patrons will use their valid library card to reserve and print their pass, either from home or at the library. 

Michigan Authors and Illustrators Database

Express SOS (State of MI Online Services)

Michigan’s Secretary of State Office has a new online service called ExpressSOS. A"Rock the Vote" program will be promoted at this website, with voter information about registration, precinct locations, sample ballots. 

Michigan Legal Help Website

The Michigan Legal Help website was created to help

people who have to handle simple civil legal problems without a lawyer.

Delta County Birth, Marriage and DeathRecords Database
Click on "Records Search" on right of screen

IRS Federal Tax Forms 

All federal forms and publications can be viewed and/or downloaded here.

 Michigan Tax Forms

All Michigan forms and instructions can be viewed and/or downloaded here .

MedLinePlus      Encyclopedias  Newspapers

 StudentResources   Government

Teacher Resources  Reference Sites  District Page    

Alumni/Gladstone Schools  Donations

Geneology of Michigan and the Civil War 

 

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