SAAS Library

Music & Sound Edition --- May 2014

Deepfried Music Library

Dmp-dt-03 - underwater by Deepfried Music Library

SAAS Database: Electric Library

Electric Library


This database provides reference essentials for middle and high school students. Electric Library includes 2,500 full-text magazines, newspapers, books, and radio transcripts plus seven million maps, photographs, infographics, websites from Homework Central®, and top-quality audio/video clips. Reading levels are appropriate for middle and high school.


A list of all SAAS Databases is here.

UNUSUAL LIBRARY COLLECTIONS

'Human Library' project in Rochester

At the Rochester Public Library, you can check out a human for 30 minutes. Each human comes with a unique personal story or expertise to share.

Free Sound Effects and Loops

The Free Sound Project is a crowd-sourced collection of music loops and sound effects available for public use. Some restrictions apply, but in most cases giving credit to the donor is all that is needed to use these sounds.

Example: Magic Wand Glitter

Macaulay Library of Wildlife Sounds

Located at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, The Macaulay Library of Wildlife Sounds is the "world's largest archive of wildlife sounds and videos".

Example: Collared Owlet from Vietnam

Seattle Academy Library

Open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. while school is in session.