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    June 26, 2020    

      E-Books and Audio-Books! 
     
    Students and staff are able to access eBooks and audiobooks from our Dallas ISD Library Catalog or from SORA.
     
     

    SORA 

    Sora
    Click on the image to access Sora on a computer.  
     
     
    For help with SORA, watch this Sora app tutorial to log on and start reading!
     
    SORA can be accessed on iPhones, iPads, and Android devices using the SORA app, or it can be accessed on a desktop computer, a laptop, or a Chromebook by going to the SORA web page
     
     
     
    SORA on iPhone, iPad and Android devices: 
     
    Download the SORA app for iPhone, iPad and Android devices.

         Setup code:       DallasTX
         
         Student sign in:  Student ID number
         Password:          Last 4 digits of student ID number

                                                  Example:  if your student ID is 1357924,  then your username is 1357924  (all 7 digits) and                                                                                                            your password is       7924  (last 4 digits)

         
         Staff sign in:      10 + ID number
         Password:          Last 4 digits of ID number
      
     
     
    SORA on a computer:
     
    To read or listen to books on your computer, click on this link: SORA on a computer. or scan this QR code:  
     

    Sora QR Code   

                     If you are asked for a setup code, click on "I have a setup code." Enter the code, DallasTX.
     
                     Enter your sign in and password (see above).
     
     
     

     
     
    The Junkins Library Catalog
     
    To access the Junkins library catalog, go to library.dallasisd.org 
    or click on the Library Catalog icon below or in Clever:
     
    Junkins Library Catalog

     

    Instructions on how to use the Library Catalog:

    From the Dallas ISD Library Catalog main screen, click on the LS2 icon to search for ebooks and audiobooks:  

    Library Catalog  

    This brings you to the Junkins Library search screen:  


    Catalog home

    Use the SEARCH bar to search for titles or authors.  

    Only items marked "eBook" or "eAudiobook" can be downloaded onto devices.

    You will be asked to log in with either your Library Card Number or EZ Login.  

    Students: username is your student ID number, password is the last four digits of your student ID number.

    Staff: Username is your staff ID number, use a leading 10 or 100 to make 7 digits if necessary, password is the last four digits of your staff ID number. 

     

     

    Also - from the main screen you can click on E-BOOKS to get a link to Sora:


    Catalog - eBooks

     


      

    Online Resources and Websites 

    DallasISD provides free access to various online resources.

    DallasISD Online Resources

    Click on the link above for access to resources such as World Book, Britannica, Dallas Newspaper in Education, Learn360, and more! Most databases accessed within the district network do not require a username/password. When accessing from home you will be directed to a login screen.

    Students: username is your student ID #, password is the last four digits of your student ID#.

    Staff: Username is your staff ID #, use a leading 10 or 100 to make 7 digits if necessary, password is the last four digits of your staff ID # as the password for access.   

     

    Happy Reading!