At the Library
Tours of the Library
Let us know about an assignment requiring library support. Staff will gather appropriate materials and web sites to support the assignment.
Please offer us as much advance notice as possible. Please be aware that students may not be able to check out some materials and should be prepared to work in the library.
Kurzweil 3000 - located in the Access Center (next to main bank of Adult computers)
The Kurzweil 3000 provides complete reading, writing, and study solutions to help students overcome learning challenges and succeed academically. It is intended for struggling students in grades 3 and above.
Kurzweil 3000 software aids educators in meeting the needs of struggling learners, including English Language Learners (ELL) students and students with special needs. It enables educators in providing differentiated instruction without having to make adjustments to the curriculum.
Have a Book Sent to Your School
Please fill out the form to have Brighton District Library materials sent to you at your school media center.
All Brighton Area School elementary, middle and high school students and all staff are eligible to use this service.
Interlibrary loan policies are the same as for any other interlibrary loan.
Web Resources for Educators
(for students in junior high and middle school)
Magazines, newspapers and reference books (most are full-text) for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more. Updated daily. Covers current year and past two years.
(for grades K - 6)
Periodical database for elementary school students, with easy access to full-text magazines, newspapers and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more. Updated daily. Covers current year and past three years.
(for grades K - 5)
Provides full-text magazine, newspaper and reference content for information on current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more. Kid friendly, simple to navigate.
Tutor.com free online homework help service. Real teachers are available online to help with homework every evening from 3-10pm. Tutoring is available in all subjects, 4th-12th grade, in both English and Spanish. This service is available from home for patrons with a Brighton District Library card.
Includes access to the Worldbook Info Finder, Reference Center, Online for Kids and Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos