Lower School Resources
Online Library Catalog
Search our library collection of print, digital and audio books. Students in upper elementary create a personal account to save booklists, websites or encyclopedia articles for research.
SORA by Overdrive (eBooks and audiobooks)
Log in with your student number from ISAMS (ex. General Pupil Details 872123986543) to browse and download eBooks and audiobooks from our NBPS collection to your mobile devices. The free app is available for Apple or Android.
For access via a browser, go to soraapp.com
For help: https://help.soraapp.com/en-us/home.htm
BookFlix (preK-2nd grade) is a Friends of the Library sponsored online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks with related nonfiction eBooks to build a love of reading and learning.
TrueFlix (grades 2-5) is a Friends of the Library sponsored online subscription that features eBooks, videos and research activities on many social studies topics.
A multipurpose encyclopedia specially designed for differentiated instruction, allowing students to move easily to material of higher or lower reading levels as needed. Britannia School is reliable, age-appropriate, updated continuously and closely correlated to all curriculum standards.
Nearly 3 million rights-cleared images for student use.
Gale Virtual Reference Library - Elementary Collection
Click on "Elementary Collection" for Full text nonfiction eBooks.
Full text, age-appropriate, curriculum-related magazine, newspaper and reference content for information on current events, the arts, science, health, people, governments, history, sports and more.
Up-to-date reports on more than 200 countries, 50 states, and all 13 Canadian provinces and territories.