Riverbend Library

Online resources for RMS students

Log in to Destiny Discover (upper right hand corner). Click Sign in with Google.


Select ebooks or audiobooks (at the bottom of the page) or search for a title then click Format, ebook/audiobook. Select book and click checkout.


You may check out up to 2 digital books at a time. Check out duration is 2 weeks (after 2 weeks, the digital book will automatically check itself back in or you may return it early).

EBSCO Explora for Middle School

Access link through Clever for automatic login. Link is under Library Resources.

EBSCO Explora for Middle School is a research database designed specifically for middle school students according to their needs and search abilities.


Includes articles from newspapers, journals, magazines, and ebooks.

World Book Online Encyclopedia

Access link through Clever for automatic login. Link is under Library Resources

World Book Online is an engaging, verified, and trustworthy digital resource for grades pre-K through high school.


It contains thousands of informational articles with illustrations, videos, interactive maps, research help, and activities.

Do you know who you are giving your information to?!

'Free' tech tools are now being offered to students across many platforms. Remember that your privacy should be one of your concerns with these items. Before signing up, think about:


  • what data is being collected on you?
  • what data is being stored?
  • do you know who the company might share data with?


Also, avoid filling out Google Forms from people you don't know! DO NOT ENTER PERSONAL INFORMATION INTO GOOGLE FORMS you see shared on social media!


You have no idea who owns the form or what they intend to do with your information.

Take a virtual field trip with Tour Creator

Create your own or click on 'templates' to see a few AMAZING ones!

Use Tour Creator to create and publish virtual reality tours. You can use imagery from templates, Google Street View, or your own 360° image collection. Then, add details and facts to the tour to create immersive experiences.

Library Catalog ~ Destiny Discover

Digital and Printed Books plus more! Click Sign In with Google to:

  • check out digital books

  • place holds

  • check to see what you have checked out and when it’s due

  • rate and review books

2019-2020 State Readers Award Winners!

The 2019-2020 State Award Winners have been announced! Check out the video to hear which books won! The Mark Twain announcement begins at 4:45 and the Truman announcement begins at 9:05.


Click here for video

2020-2021 State Nominees

Big picture

Google Arts & Culture is an online platform through which you can access high-resolution images of artworks housed in the initiative's partner museums.


It enables users to virtually tour partner museums’ galleries, explore physical and contextual information about artworks, and compile their own virtual collection.

Scenic Regional Library offers digital books, movies, music, and magazines.


Note: Scenic Regional Library card/account required to borrow digital items.

Free Online Graphic Novels, Comics, and Manga!

Click here to view post in Google Classroom

Big picture
Login Information Page

Only accessible through school district log ins. Staff and students must be logged in to their district issued Google account to view.

Riverbend Library Website

Visit the school's Library Page for more Educational Links! Staff and students must be logged in to their district issued Google account to view some items.

Chromebook Tech Tips and Troubleshooting

Issues with your Chromebook? Try these steps. This link is only accessible through school district log ins. Staff and students must be logged in to their district issued Google account to view.

Listen to famous authors reading their books.

Author Lauren Tarshis reads I Survived The Sinking of the Titanic, 1912, chapters 1 & 2
Jason Reynolds reads from Ghost
Kazu Kibuishi Reads Aloud from Amulet
Alexander reads an excerpt from The Crossover
Writing Tips from Kate DiCamillo!

Need more help?

As always, I am happy to help with any questions you have. A link to my email address is at the bottom of this newsletter.