Clear highways and cold weather characterized road trips to Wahpeton High School for a teachers training and to Grace Lutheran Elementary School in Fargo for a student session.
Trainers from the State Library conduct free sessions that give overviews of the online library resources provide by the state. The online subscription databases are a great place for students to begin research. They can be searched 24 hours a day, 7 days a week from school or home. Parents and teachers can rest assured that these databases are evaluated for quality and are appropriate for students of all ages. Plus, there are no distracting ads.
“My mother and father were illiterate immigrants from Russia. When I was a child they were constantly amazed that I could go to a building and take a book on any subject. They couldn’t believe this access to knowledge we have here in America. They couldn’t believe it was free.” (Kirk Douglas – Actor)