Richard Byrd School Library

Last Updated: 9/20/2021 2:49 PM

                                                 Online Reading

Welcome to Byrd School's Online Library
(Enjoy the following free reading sites - over 8,000 books available)

Online Reading Sites:

Capstone Reading (K-6) (click on page 6 at bottom of page to access Capstone)

Indianapolis Public Library Online Reading Sites (K-4) collaboration of many online reading sites including Storyline Online & Online Storytime)

Just books read aloud ( K-4)  Over 1,000 picture books read aloud

Ryan & Craig (K-3) (100's of picture books read aloud; no login required)

Tumblebooks (K-6) Click on E-Materials & Scroll down to Tumblebooks (Over 1,100 online books, graphic novels & videos including titles in Spanish & French)

Unite for Literacy ((K-2) Online nonfiction picture books with narration available in Arabic, Spanish, etc.

Epic Reading  (K-6) Click on Epic Reading for a 30 day free trial of over 40,000 books & videos

Skybrary  (K-3) Click on Skybrary for a free 30 day trial of reading




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Byrd School Library Circulation Policy

Kdg. (book checkout begins after winter break) 1 book
1st grade = 1 book
2nd grade - 6th grade = 2 books
2 Renewals are allowed per book
1 book checkout of popular series or authors (ex. Diary of a Wimpy Kid)
Books are taken out for one week except for holidays or winter or spring break when an extended circulation is allowed.
Students will not be allowed to checkout if all materials are not returned

Reference Materials
Reference are for in-school use only.  Only staff may check them out.

Lost or Damaged Materials
District 111 policy is the cost of the damaged or lost material is equal to the current purchase price plus shipping and processing.  A refund is given for returned material if it has not been re-ordered or replaced.

Accelerated Reading
To look up a book for an Accelerated Reading test, levels and points go to:





Contact Us
Richard E. Byrd School
8259 S. Lavergne
Burbank, IL 60459
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Phone: 708-499-3049
Fax: 708-499-1002