Wright Library News

October 27, 2015

New and Recurring Information

Office 365 is Great!

  • Office 365 link is in the My MNPS folder (and here))
  • Student emails: username@mnpsk12.org
  • The "username" and password is the same used to log in to the computer
  • One Drive is the cloud based Office suite. Documents are AUTOMATICALLY saved to student accounts
  • Every student has 1 Terabyte of storage!
  • Students and Teachers may download the free app on Android or iOS devices
  • Students and Teachers may download the office suite for FREE on up to 5 PC or Mac computers!!!

Limitless Libraries and Wright Catalogs Merged!

  • Search here: 805.library.nashville.org for both Public Library and Wright collections from home or school
  • Log in with your employee ID and "2015" as your pin to order books, etc.
  • All students and teachers should now be fully integrated.
  • Student library card # is their 190.... Pins are their birthdate (mmdd)
  • Links to Libguides and Limitless Libraries Research Resources from Catalog (and here)

Upcoming Events in the Library

Library Helper Training November4th during Lunches

  • Library helpers will "sponsor a shelf" to keep strait
  • They will sign a commitment contract

Book Fair/Literacy Night (November 9-12)

  • Our Fall BookFair is coming Soon
  • Literacy Night on Wed the 11th with many events, games, and prizes
  • Let us know if you'd like to help!

Hour of Code Week (December 7-11)

Resources for use with your classes:

Battle of the Books!

  • We have over 50 students reading Battle Books!
  • Interested in being a Team sponsor? We need you!
  • Book List so you can read along

Literary Events in Nashville!

YA authors at Parnassus Books

Nov. 3rd: Maile Malloy, author of The Apothecary at 6:30

Nov 6th: Courtney C. Stevens, author of Faking Normal

Nashville Public Library Events

@Salon 615 brings world renowned and popular authors to the downtown library.

Some upcoming authors are Chelsea Clinton, Debroah Harkness, Patti Smith and Mitch Albom to name a few...and that's just in November!

Studio NPL techy and artistic (music production, spoken work, digital design) workshops and classes for teens. Winter and spring sign-ups happening now.

Supporting Literacy

In the Works

Genre-fying the Library?


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Wright Library Good Reads Account

Check out our Book Lists and Recommendations on Good Reads