Media Center

Distance Learning for Library Classes

I have created a Google Classroom for every classroom I teach. To access it, go to: and log in. Here's a video tutorial. Your child's student id# is their username = ex. and their password is their student id# + initials (NO middle initial). Once logged in, join my class by clicking on the PLUS SIGN in the upper right hand corner and typing in the code that was sent to you. Congratulations! You are in. Please have your student complete the assignments in the Stream. If you are having trouble logging in please email me @ Good luck and stay safe. We'll see you when we come back :)

Library Schedule

Northeast Elementary School's Library Media Center services our K-5 student population, teachers, staff, families and community.  Our collection of over 15,000 volumes is complemented by our 28 student station Computer Lab and Cart of iPad Airs.  Media lessons are taught using an interactive whiteboard.


To login to our Destiny catalog as as studenet, use your student id# as both your usernamen and password. To log in as a staff member user your District id# for the username and your District Id# + abc after it (no space).

Linked Libraries


To access all of the digital materials offered by the Ferguson Public Library sign in with this # 2111800 followed by your student id# (no space in between). The PIN # remains the same 9999. Directions / Direcciones

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Click on the Lightbox icon to access
free nonfiction interactive ebooks.

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Click here for a tutorial on accessing these ebooks.

Save with StoriesAccess to the Rainbow Library
Big Timber Media K-2Big Timber Media 3-5
Storyline OnlineHarper Kids Storytime Anytime
Abdo Digital BookshelfAudible
PadletUnite for Literacy
International Children's Digital LibraryKidLit TV




Offers full text from more than 1,620 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books. Includes high interest titles on animals, weather, holidays, Native Americans, United States, Canada, biographies, civics and more. Full text for more than 70 popular, magazines for elementary school research. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles).

Grolier Online



More than 115,000 articles covering every core-curriculum subject. Articles and their illustrations are derived from the content of seven Scholastic encyclopedia databases:


  • Encyclopedia Americana
  • Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia
  • The New Book of Knowledge
  • America the Beautiful
  • Lands and Peoples
  • Amazing Animals of the World
  • The New Book of Popular Science

Research Rocket from Newsbank



Newsbank Articles explore events and facts about plants, animals, fossils, science, math, the earth, health, sports, people, arts, geography, and important problems. Also, games, pictures, and activities. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). 

Citation Resources:Citation MakerMyBib

Second Graders:Typing Club


 (See Mrs. Gerber or Mrs. Clinkenbeard for username & password information.)

About Mrs. Gerber

I'm a tenured-certified Library Media Specialist.  This is my 20th year as a School Library Media Specialist and 15th year at Northeast.  I'm also a Level I Google Certified teacher.

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