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Sachem High School North Library

Certified School Librarians: Ms. Haussner and Ms. Berthold

Our mission, as New York State Certified School Librarians, is to ensure students learn skills to inquire and wonder, think critically, develop inferences, draw conclusions, as well as create and share new knowledge

Hi everyone!

We miss seeing you at school and in the library. If you need any help or want to say “Hi,” we’re here for you! If you need assistance with databases or passwords or help in choosing a book/ebook/e-audiobook, please email us. We’re here ready to help you. Thinking of you!

Sincerely, Mrs. Haussner & Ms. Berthold @sachemnorthlib @Sachemnorthlib

Borrowing ebooks while school is closed:

You can still read and borrow ebooks from Sachem HS North Library. We have e-books from our book vendors, Follett, Mackin and Junior Library Guild. The directions are slightly different for each. 

Follett ebooks, e-audio books & Lightbox interactive books:

Click on this link and scroll down. https://search.follettsoftware.com/metasearch/ui/21021

When you get to the e-books, e-audio books or the Lightbox Interactive books, select ‘See All’ in the upper right corner. 

Scroll through the titles. Click on a title. Log in with your computer login info. Your username and your Sachem school ID will be needed.

Using MackinVIA ebooks:

Click on this link: https://www.mackinvia.com/enter and sign in with your school name and then use the following for the username and the password: snhs

Browse through the different and click the green OPEN button. These can only be read online, not able to be downloaded at this time.)


Junior Library Guild

With JLG Gold Standard eBooks for Elementary, Middle School and High school students, JLG Digital gives you and your readers unlimited access* to read books online from any device. There is no limit to the number of users who can access the books, so your students can click to their hearts' content! Titles enter and exit the digital stream regularly, so there are always new picks available.

JLG Digital Home: https://jlg.ipublishcentral.com

Enter the school-level book stream of your choice:

Elementary   Username: JLGELM Password: JLGFREE

Middle School   Username: JLGMID Password: JLGFREE

High School   Username: JLGHI Password: JLGFREE


Suffolk County Temporary Public Library Cards!
If students or staff (who are Suffolk County residents) do not have a library card, you can sign up for a temporary card number. Don't have a library card? Or maybe you have misplaced yours?  No problem. Sign up for a temporary card number that will give you access to all the library's online resources for up to 90 days.  Click here to get access now: https://search.livebrary.com/selfreg

Once you have your temporary card number, you will be able to download FREE books  and take a FREE online class using lynda.com or browse a magazine using Flipster.

For more info about free downloads from Sachem Public Library https://www.sachemlibrary.org/downloads/?download_type=ebooks


New York Public Library
We know the Library is a critical resource for New Yorkers of all ages.  All New York residents can apply for a New York Public Library card through SimplyE to gain access to an array of digital resources, including e-books and audiobooks, as well as databases available from home during our period of closure. After registering, it may take a few hours to receive your barcode in order to access the Library’s digital resources. You can also find your library card number by logging into your library account with your SimplyE username and pin. The 14 digit library card number is displayed underneath your name. Please check the instructions for Android here and for iOS here.


Internet Archive: Digital Library of Free & Borrowable Books, Movies, Music & Wayback Machine  archive.org

Internet Archive is a non-profit digital library offering free universal access to books, movies & music, as well as 424 billion archived web pages.

Teen Cloud:
Teen Book Cloud is an online collection of ebooks, enhanced novels, graphic novels, videos and audio books, which offers students and adults of all reading levels access to an amazing range of content.  Click here: https://www.teenbookcloud.com/Home.aspx 

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