Homework Hacks: Zinio

HEYYYY TEEN!!! Whether you’re into food, gaming, pop culture, sports, or practically anything, really, the Sno-Isle Library’s Zinio Magazine Collection (online) has got it all. Seriously, guys, I’m not blabbing nonsense. Zinio has over 250 magazine collections, covering over 30 genres! I was SO excited to find magazines featuring some of my favorite YouTubers (Seventeen […]

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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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Library Hack – the Bookmobile

Today is National Bookmobile Day!  Did you know we have one?  And that it is awesome?  It is such an amazing resource, but a lot of people haven’t heard much about it.  Like that time it got attacked by zombies? And that people write songs about it? And you can come check it out, too!  […]

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Library Hack: We take requests

Every once in a while, you might not find the book, CD or DVD that you are looking for in the Sno-Isle Libraries Catalog. Never fear, we take requests. To ask for an item that isn’t in the Sno-Isle catalog, start by searching our catalog for the book, CD or DVD that you want. If […]

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Library Hack: Microsoft Academy

The library offers Microsoft IT Academy which provides free access to over a thousand online courses and learning resources.  All you have to do is go to this link via the library, and sign up for a free account.   In addition to courses on standard Microsoft programs like Word, Excel and Outlook. Microsoft IT Academy […]

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Library Hack: My Library

Did you know that each Sno-Isle Library has a designated person in charge of all things Teen? It’s true. And you can learn more about your very own Teen Librarian by clicking on their avatar in the My Library section of the Sno-Isle Teens website.  This is also a quick way to see what teen […]

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Library Hack: eAudio books – Awesomely Easy

Did you know that you can check out audio books electronically from the library?  Oh you did?  Well then … I guess you can probably skip the rest of this. Oh you didn’t? That is what I thought!  You can and it is really easy! There are two places to get eAudio books.  The first […]

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Library Hack: Free Live One-on-One Tutoring Online

Have you ever been at home in the evening, working on your homework that’s due tomorrow, when you suddenly come across something you need help with? Your parents are busy, your friends are clueless, the library is closed, and you need help NOW.  Lucky for you, Sno-Isle subscribes to the appropriately-named HelpNow, which can totally save […]

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Library Hacks: Biography in Context

How often do you have to research a person? Maybe you need to write a report about an important historical figure. Or a biography of an author. Or a list of a scientist’s major accomplishments. Or maybe you’re just curious about someone. Whenever you need to find out information about a person, Biography in Context is the […]

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Library Hacks – hoopla instant access

Do you love checking out movies and music from the library, but get frustrated by the long wait for some items? Try Hoopla for instant access to popular favorites!  It’s easy to get started: Register for an account by visiting hoopladigital.com or using the hoopla app on your iOS or Android mobile device and clicking […]

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