MS 51 students have access to TWO collections in Sora AND can integrate their Brooklyn Public Library information to search for ebooks in one app! Sign in with your k051.org account information and you can search for books in a browser or download the app to your phone or iPad. Here’s a step-by-step tutorial on how to set up and use Sora to find your next great read.
Ms. Ahart created these book lists to encourage culturally responsive reading and teaching at MS 51 as part of the D15 Diversity Plan resource committee. Happy reading!
Borrow ebooks and audiobooks for free from home through your Brooklyn Public Library e-card!
BPL's e-reader app makes borrowing eBooks as easy as 1-2-3! SimplyE makes it easier than ever to borrow eBooks from the library. User-friendly features include the ability to search, download and read from one application in just seconds and browse for titles in an easy-to-use interface.
BPL also has several download guides if you're having trouble making your particular device talk to the public library catalog or apps. Watch some short videos to get you started searching for a book and placing a hold and using BPL's catalog to grow your reading wishlist!
Fill out the Open eBooks access request form and Ms. Ahart will email you codes and instructions to download the app for iOS and Android smartphones and tablets. NOTE: you will need the code and the app to browse this collection and read these books; not currently available on a computer or for Kindle.] Get step-by-step instructions for how to use Open eBooks here.