Did you know that you have access to reading materials from the Bancroft School's Garfield and Prouty Libraries, the Boston Public Library (BPL), and your local Public Library?
All from home?
All for free?!
What will I find on this guide?
Looking for your next great read or watch? Check out the resources in this guide to see how you can access ebooks, audio books, movies and more all from home!
This guide consists of three tabs (towards the top left hand side of this screen):
Your library card is your passport to fun!
Some of the resources linked here on this page are free from your local public library and from the Boston Public Library (BPL)!
In order to access these materials you will need to obtain a card.
Boston Public Library
Did you know as a resident of Massachusetts that you are able to access all of the BPL's digital resources including eBooks and Databases using a BPL eCard?
Information on obtaining a BPL ECard can be found at the following link:
Your Local Public Library
Information on obtaining a local public library card may be found from the list below or from your city or town's library website.
Is a resource asking for a password? Please see the library tab in the Student Portal for more information.
You can also use the Sora or Overdrive mobile apps. In the app:
Looking for your next great read? The Bancroft Libraries are happy to announce you now have even more digital options with the addition of JLG Digital!
JLG Digital is a rotating collection of titles available to all students at Bancroft. To access the collection and begin reading today check out JLG Digital:
JLG Digital can be accessed directly using the link above and the information is also accessible from the library tab in the Portal (see the Database Usernames and Passwords section)