Category Archives: Library Hack

Library Hack: Download (and keep!) new audiobooks with SYNC

by Danielle For several years now AudioFile Magazine has partnered with OverDrive to offer teens free audiobooks during late spring and early summer via the program SYNC. Each week (Thursdays at 4 a.m. PST) two audiobooks (one that is considered a classic and one is a newer release) are paired for your listening pleasure. Download […]

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Library Hack: Find a good movie

After all the upcoming holiday feasting and family togetherness, you might want to kick back with a movie. Sno-Isle Teens can help you find a great film to stream or even locate DVDs for binge watching your favorite TV show.  Under Find a Good Movie, you’ll find Sno-Isle Libraries hacks for you to find a […]

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Library Hack: Book Reviews by Local Teens

Wondering what to read next? Wish you could hear what other teens thought of that book, instead of just your teacher or librarian? Did you know that you can find book reviews by other Sno-Isle teens in the Teen Book Reviews section of the website? And don’t forget – you can always submit your own reviews […]

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Library Hack: Find a good book

It can be a stumper to find a book in a specific genre or on a specific topic, such as mystery or biography or ancient history, when a teacher assigns it. Sno-Isle Teens has a few hacks under Find a good book that can make it easy to locate a book you will want to […]

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Library Hack: last chance for infamy

Psssst…a little secret for our online followers. Sno-Isle Teens is in the middle of a website redesign. By the end of the year we will have a whole new look, and a new motto. Not everyone appreciates the irony of our tagline “Infamous for Information”, so it is getting ready to retire. Which means we […]

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Library Hack: Teen Classics

Picture it. You have to read Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird by tomorrow. (Let’s not dwell on how this came to pass.) You realize don’t have a copy of the book. You look at the Sno-Isle online catalog and see that there’s a huge waiting list for the book. You’re desperate, but even the […]

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Library Hack – Zinio

Zinio is Library talk for free digital magazines!  You can get subscriptions for hundreds of magazines downloaded to your computer, smart phone and tablet.  And guess what?  You can keep the digital magazines forever.  FOR-EV-VER.  Visit the site here to see the Sno-Isle Library’s selection.  

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Library Hack: FREE music to do your homework by

Library Hack: FREE music to do your homework by.   (Source:

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Library Hack: Homework Help

New school schedules. New teachers. New assignments. It can be challenging, especially if you aren’t ready for summer vacation to end. Sno-Isle Teens has a few hacks at Homework Resources to take some the pain out of returning to school. At Homework Resources you’ll find every topic you need and a link to HelpNow for live […]

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Library Hack: Sno-Isle on YouTube

Did you know that Sno-Isle Libraries has a YouTube channel? Yep. You can find recordings of special library events and programs, and inspiring stories of library users. But you might be most interested in the how-to videos for Sno-Isle’s digital resources.  Learn how to stream and download free music and videos with Freegal and Hoopla! […]

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