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Northwood High School Library Home Page: eBooks, Audio Books, & Magazines

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Sora Application for OverDrive books

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Sora—The student reading app, by OverDrive

Sora provides the quickest and easiest way to get started with digital titles from our school. Students can simply log in using school credentials and instantly access hundreds of eBooks and audiobooks on virtually any device. Get started today by clicking on the image above or download the free Sora app for Android or iOS.

Students can use the access code, “montgomerymd”, or students can use the geolocation feature, “find my school”  to locate their school. Students will log in with their network credentials. You only need to use the code once if it is on a personal device.

What’s great in Sora:

  • Easy onboarding

  • One-tap borrowing and reading

  • Fun reading achievements and avatars

  • Quick access to assignments

  • Unified experience across devices


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Directions on Borrowing Material: Under "Please Sign in," Select "Montgomery County Public Schools." Then, click the blue "Sign in" button. Then, put in your username and password.

  • For students, use your student ID# [123456] and Google/computer password [Abcd1234].
  • For staff, use your outlook userID and password.

TumbleBook eBooks & Audio Books

Description: Online database of eBooks and educator resources with a robust selection of Graphic Novels, Enhanced Novels, eBooks, classic literature, National Geographic videos, and audiobooks. The collection is available online around the clock. No downloads, no waiting! If you can access the Internet, you can be reading, watching, or listening to fantastic content.

Description: Search by categories or an index to find a large selection of online books with a read-aloud function, music, and large navigation buttons to stop/pause. Includes bilingual titles and games/puzzles.

EBSCO: Flipster (Magazines)

**Click on below image to access magazines for families, kids, and teens.**

GVRL eBooks: Quick Search and Subject Tags for Searching Effectively

In the white search box of the GVRL widget, type in any search term to find NHS's collection of Gale Virtual Reference eBooks. 

‚ÄčMake searching easy by using these subject tags for the GVRL widget to find eBooks!

Arts Biography Business Education
Environment General Reference History Information and Publishing
Law Literature Medicine Multicultural Studies
Nation and World Religion Science Social Science