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Find an eBook at Salem - Search Below for an ebook by typing in the word ebook
Finding an ebook in the Salem Destiny Discover Collection.
1.  Go to the blue box above that says Search Follett Destiny.  
2.  Enter the word ebook.  (Tip, no s for ebooks.  Just ebook.)
3.  Click on Search. 
4.  Log in with your student ID number  (sxxxxxxx) in the upper right hand corner. Put the s in front.  Your password is           mydestiny.  
6.  Click on Digital under the search box.
7.  Then Click on the word Filters in the left hand column.
8.   Scroll down to the word Lexile and then click.
9.   Slide the blue dot on the left to the number that is the lowest on your Lexile range.
10. Slide the blue dot on the right to the number that is the highest on your Lexile Range. 
11.  Click Done.  Then selet an ebook to check out.  To return the book, click return.  
Download the Free Destiny Read APP to read e books on your device.  
                                               Go to Google Play or the APP store to install the Destiny Read  APP.
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 Lists of Popular ebooks in Destiny
 Click on each list below to view the books.  Then search for the book in the blue box above that says Follett Destiny.
Passwords and Usernames for ebook platforms 
Follett Destiny     Username:  student id number beginning with the s   (Example:  s1234567)
Follett Destiny     Password:   mydestiny
Sora                      Username:  student id number beginning with the s    (Example:  s 1234567)
Sora                      Password:   your personal password (you created) to log onto your chromebook, Launchpad, Clever
MackinVIA            Username:   student id number beginning with the s    (Example:  s 1234567)
MackinVIA            Password:     your personal password (you created) to log onto your chromebook, Launchpad, Clever 
Websites for Student Research 


      World Book  

For Access to the Above, See your Teacher or go to their Verge page. 

Other eBook sites
                   Sora by OverDrive icon                       
                                                                                                Sora by OverDrive                                                                        Click on the logo above to access DCPL.                                   
You will need a DCPL library card to checkout ebooks.  
To get a free library card, go 
Tips to Finding ebooks in Galileo

1.  Click on the Galileo icon (logo)
2.  In the search box that appears, type in the words ebsco ebooks.
3.  Click on the words Advanced Search under the box that says Keyword.
4.  Remove the word ebsco from the top box.  Keep the word ebook.
5.  In the second box, or middle box, type in the subject you want.  Like basketball, or Diary of a Wimpy Kid.
6.  In bottom box, or last box type in the word juvenile.
7.  Click on the word Search in the blue box.  
8.  You should find many ebooks to read online or download.

Tips to FInding ebooks in Dekalb County Public Library.

You will need a library card from DCPL.  To get a free card online, go to
1.  Click on the green and white DCPL icon (or logo) above.
2.  Go to the Quick Search box and enter the word ebook and click search.
3.  In the Keyword Search box that comes up, enter either a title of a book (Dork Diaries), or a subject (basketball).
4.  In the next book that says Search By, skip it.  Just go to the next box.
5.  In the box that is by the words Limit By, type in the word ebook. Then click.
6.  eBooks matching your search should appear.
7.  Preview the book by click on either OverDrive Sample or Goodle Preview.
8.  Check availablilty.  If the ebook is available, you can go to Check Out.  At this point you will need your library card number.  Then finish and read!

Tips to Finding ebooks in Sora

1.  Click on blue space creature soring above.  
2.  Enter title, author, or subject in search box on top left and search.
3.  Then check it out !  You will be asked to log in.  The username is your student ID with the s in front.
      The password is the password you have to log in to your computer and Clever.   
Tips to Finding ebooks in Sora by Lexile: 

1.        Click on the blue box with the Sora icon above.

2.        Click in the Search box.

3.        Click on the words More Options.

4.        Scroll down to find the word Lexile Scores.  Click on the word All in the box across from Lexile.

5.        Then select the pair of Lexile numbers that best represents your Lexile range.  You can select more than one pair to cover your range.

6.        Then go to the Search box above and enter in the subject area you want to read.  Like sports, mystery, etc.

7.        Then click on the word Search.

8.        Scroll through the e books and select one to read.

9.        To check out the book, click on the word Borrow. 

10.      On the box with the title Sign into your library.  Click on the arrow and select Dekalb County School District.

11.      Then click on Log In With Active Directory.

12.      Then click on the word Borrow.

13.      Then begin reading!

Media Center's Destiny Page
This page will provide you with links to valuable resources to continue learning outside of school. See your teacher or a member of the media center staff for assistance with passwords. 

Media Specialist,  Ms. Kamenitsa
Media Assistant, Mrs. Taft

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