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Beyond Help: WorldBook eBooks

Adding WorldBook eBooks to your Catalog

   See the column on the right-hand side of this page for the MARC record files for WorldBook eBooks you want to upload. Each file indicates the grade level and number of titles in that file.  If you don't want a particular title to be available to your students, you can delete it after the upload.  Important:   Create a Resource List named WorldBook eBooks first.  Add a co-owner for the list.  Then choose to add the Titles to that Resource List when you Import Titles on the Catalog tab to upload the MARC records for each file of WorldBook eBooks that you want to include in your catalog.  Then, if you decide you do not want them in your collection, or if AskRI is no longer subscribing to them, you can Export and delete the WorldBook eBook titles by choosing to Export and Delete the titles in the WorldBook Resource List that you created.
Students and Teachers can read eBooks in World Book’s customized online viewer.   World Book’s eBook collection includes highly illustrated, engaging titles that support a span of curriculum areas and reading levels, with unlimited simultaneous access to all of the books in the collection. This subscription is available to all Rhode Islanders through 
Students and teachers can create a personal account or use an existing WorldBook Research account to  check out eBooks, and add bookmarks, highlights, and notes that are saved to their account.  Subscribers using a supported tablet device may download the World Book eBook app for offline viewing for free from Google Play (Android devices) and iTunes (iPads).

Files to upload for various WorldBook eBook selections

Please carefully review the options below.  Only upload the file(s) for the titles that you want.

World Book Collection

Subject

Interest Level

Number of Titles

WB - ebooks K-6 (includes A Look at--, Animal Lives, Building Blocks of Math, Dream Takes Flight, Mythology, Native North Americans)

 

Gr K-6

169

WB - Biographical Connections   

Biographies

Gr 5-11

7

WB - Building Blocks of Math   

 

Gr K-3

6

WB - Dream Takes Flight                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

History, Social Studies -

Gr 3-6

6

WB - Early Peoples                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

Social Studies -Native Americans

Gr 5-8

16

WB - Explore the Universe                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

Science - Space

Gr 5-8

10

WB – History (includes Documenting History)

 

Gr 7-10

18

WB - Inventions and Discoveries                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

 

Gr 5-8

12

WB – Mythology, Mysteries and Tales

 

Gr 3-6

11

WB - Native North Americans                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

 

Gr 3-6

10

Entire file of MARC records, from K - to VERY adult.