Welcome to the MSS Library Webpage
Welcome to the MSS Virtual Library. I'm Ms. Pulley, the teacher librarian at Main Street School. This webpage supports the needs of students, faculty members, and parents by providing a variety of digital resources.
The valuable links below will assist in the search for personal reading choices and credible research resources. Sora provdes free and equitable access to thousands of Ebooks and audiobooks without the need of a library card or passwords. The research databases include a digital version of the World Book Encyclopedia. Knowing when and how to use these resources is an integral part of the MSS library curriculum.
Ebooks and Audiobooks
MSS Collection of fiction and nonfiction Ebooks and Audiobooks.
Use your Student ID (lunch number) as your user name and password to check out a book.
So many books! No need for a library card to check out Ebooks and audiobook books that include fiction and nonfiction. This is a short video tutorial on how to log in to the Sora app for the first time.
Research Collection - Includes digital encyclopedias, magazine articles and newspapers. Log in information is in your
Library Google Classroom.
Book Suggestions - All of these titles are on Sora
Click on the image to connect to the book's summary in Sora.
Ms. Pulley is current reading...
After Harry Potter
Ms. Pulley's current favorites (that are available on Sora)
Mystery / Adventure
You're never too old for a Picture Book
Main Street School Library
The MSS Library is integral to the school community and dedicated to nurturing each student’s abilities to be effective information seekers, critical thinkers and motivated readers. The Library's curriculum focuses on the Inquiry process, digital citizenship, and enriching the reading lives of all students. The curriculum is designed to nurture and support a student’s development as confident, self-directed problem-solvers and responsible digital citizens. The library supports each student’s personal reading interests by providing a robust and diverse library collection to meet the needs of developing readers.
Websites for Reading, Learning and having FUN
KidsLit - Explore the world of children’s literature. Listen to picture books read by their author.
Read, Wonder and Learn! - Videos created by authors reading their own picture books.
Storyline Online - Talented storytellers read amazing picture books - Great for all ages!
International Children's Digital Library - Signing up for an account is optional.
Unite for Literacy - Free digital access to picture books.