Types of eBooks • Single Use • Multiple Use • Interactive • Reference • Web-based
Things to Consider • What type of technology do you have on campus? • What type of technology do your students have? • What is your school policy on using devices in the classroom/library?
Digital Rights Management • Kindle (6 devices per account) Mr. Harris @firstname.lastname@example.org • Nook (6 devices per account) Crystal Perkins 702-631-1775 • Follett Shelf • 12 month vs. lifetime • Pricing
What to Order • Support Curriculum • High Interest • Interactive • Unlimited • Individual
Vendors I Have Come Across • Capstone – Capstone Interactive • Follett – Follett Shelf • Scholastic (Storia has been removed) Subscription based (around $2,000 per year) • OverDrive
Capstone • Free iPad app allows offline reading of Capstone Interactive eBooks • Download 20 titles
*Natural voice audio great for pre- readers, struggling readers, and ELL learners.*On/off audio*Text highlighting
*Launch books from MARC records *MyCapstoneLibrary.com with school’s username and password *App
Capstone Digital Rights Policy • A one-time fee covers access for every student in your school • eBooks can be used by multiple students at the same time • Unlimited circulations • Use from school, home or mobile device —24/7, 365 days a year
Capstone Devices • Traditional computers, iPads or Kindle Fire HD • Works with high-speed internet connected computers and devices • Offline reading available with free iPad app
Capstone Contact: Sharry SwartP: 800-471-8112 ext. 8255 F: 888-517-8978 1710 Roe Crest Drive North Mankato, MN email@example.com • CapstonePub.com/Interactive
Capstone Trial • www.mycapstonelibrary.com • Username: captivate • Password: 2014
Promoting eBooks • Train your students and staff • Provide handouts and links online • Reminders • Displays
Follett SHelf • Integrated with Destiny: One stop shop to Destiny, eBooks, WebPath Express and One Search • Virtual library that provides 24/7 access to books • Content for PreK-12 • Usage Reports • App (Enlight is now BryteWave)
How to Order • www.titlewave.com • Sign-up or sign-in • Limit to eBooks • 1-on-1, Unlimited, 12 & 24 month access
Follett ebook Contact • New Sales Consultant • Dave Cella Tel: 888-511-5114 ex.3825 Cell: 951-565-6334 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Follett brytewave app • Gives students and teachers offline access to your Follett eBook collection, giving them the ability to read, highlight and take notes.
Brytewave Benefits of e-books: • Available 24 hours a day, 7 days per week. • They cannot be lost, stolen, or damaged. • They are never returned late.
Go to www.asavagelibrarian.yolasite.com • Click on the link to Follett Shelflocated towards the top of the page. • Login: username = cindypassword = baca • Checkout out the book Haunted Houses by Dinah Williams. It is an unlimited access e-book so everyone can check it out and read it at the same time. • Go to your book bag and open the book. • Use the arrows at the bottom of the page to flip through the book. Find an interesting haunted location. Read about this location and any legends that have been written about it. Write a digital note summarizing the haunted location and any creepy legends that go along with it. Click on the center of the eBook page to enable the sticky note featurelocated on the left hand side of the screen. You will see a yellow sticky note with a red plus sign on top of it. Print your note and turn it in to your teacher. • Use the menu on the top right hand side of the screen to change the text-to-speech audio settings to -Ryan and –Normal.
Connecting Your Device • CONNECT TO THE WiFiWifi Name: 0552-WiFiPassword: dywa4e#u • Manual/advanced server info: proxy.ccsd.net port 80 *DOWNLOAD the Follett BryteWave App *Type in Username:cindy Password: baca *Shelf url: wbb22373
More Help on Connecting an Apple mobile device to WiFI@ http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/tutorials/connect-ipad-to-wireless-network/#connect
Parking Lot • Your principal just gave you additional funds for adding eBooks to your library collection. What’s the next step you are going to take?
Thank YOu Cindy Baca @ Escobedo Middle School Jill Savage @ Saville Middle School