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Welcome to Clarke Elementary Library!   

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Try out the new Clarke Elementary Library Symbaloo

Information and links to those websites are also below.

Alexandria Researcher-You can now search the Elementary library online catalog by author, title, subject, call number, key word, Lexile number, series, eBook, most popular, what's new and award winners.


Alexandria Scout-a more user friendly version of Alexandria Researcher for students in Kindergarten thru fourth grade, created for use with touch screen devices.


Abookandahug.com-a book recommendation site for Elementary through High School students

Guys Read- books for guys to read.

Alex- MS/HS Online Catalog-search the catalog by author, title, subject, key word, series or call number to find the book you are looking for!

Storyline Online- "The Screen Actors Guild Foundation records well-known actors reading children’s books and makes graphically dynamic videos so that children around the world can be read to with just the click of a Storyline Online video book image."

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Directions for MackinVIA and FollettShelf

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FolletShelf-Elementary Fiction and  Nonfiction eBooks. See Mrs. Wiley for username and password.

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Epic! - Thousands of free fiction and nonfiction eBooks and educational videos for students Pre-K to 5th grade.  

Unite for Literacy-120 free picture eBooks for emergent readers.

Tumblebooks at the Osceola Public Library Click on the Tumblebooks link on the public library's homepage.

Project Gutenberg offers over 42,000 free  ebooks: choose among free epub books,  freekindle books, download them or read  them online.

 Other Resources: 

Iowa AEA Online Resources-See Mrs. Wiley for username and password, if needed

The OWL at Purdue - Online Writing Lab

Green Hills AEA 

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Des Moines Register

Osceola Sentinel-Tribune

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WILBOR-Check out an eBook or Audio book on your Windows/Mac laptop or desktop computer, Android phone, Blackberry or iPod, iPad, iPhone, Nook or Kindle, etc., using your public library card number.

Local Public Libraries:    

Osceola Public Library

Indianola Public Library

Des Moines Public Library

ind the book you are looking for!  Library Hours:

Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 3:05 pm

Closed weekends, holidays and summer vacation.


Mrs. Kelly Wiley, K-12 District Teacher Librarian

MS/HS 7:45 am to 11:45 am  Elem. 12:00 pm-3:45 pm 

Mrs. Julieann Barr, Elementary Library Associate

8:00 am to 3:05 pm