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Emerson Library Catalog

Elmhurst Public Library

Blanford, Lauren

Librarian lblanford@elmhurst205.org

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Emerson's Library on the Web

Britannica Image Quest
Britannica Online
Culture Grams
Discovery Education
Hour of Code
KidRex
Newsela
Pebble Go - Animals, Biographies, Science, Social Studies
TrueFlix

Contact Mrs. Blanford for login information.

Need Something New to Read?

Take look at these great kids' booklists from the Elmhurst Public Library. Every student at Emerson Elementary is eligible for a public library card. We hope students will be regular visitors at the library here at Emerson AND the Elmhurst Public Library! 

Read Me a Story

Storyline, from the Screen Actors Guild Foundation.  Watch and listen as actors present children's books.

Thanks to Emerson's PTA book fair chairs, author Jennifer Nielsen will visit Emerson on Friday, May 17 for a special presentation with 4th and 5th grade students. Jennifer is best known for her Caudill award winning book, A Night Divided, a wonderful historical fiction novel about the Berlin Wall. We are so excited for Ms. Nielsen's visit! Thank you PTA!!

Innovation Station Drop In!

A huge thank you to all of the families who have supported our new Eagle Innovation Station this year through donations of time, money, and materials! We are excited to offer Innovation Station Drop-Ins to students during lunch recess. Drop-Ins are offered on a weekly basis by grade level. We offered the following engaging activities to students! 

5th Grade - Origami

4th Grade - Lego Mazes and Challenges

3rd Grade - Keva Block Challenges

2nd Grade - Help the Animals

1st Grade - Building Famous Structures