What is a Kindle? The Amazon Kindle is a handheld device similar to a book, without the back-lit screen of a computer monitor or cell-phone, to give the feel of reading paper.
Who will use these Kindles? All Staff, and students*.How do I obtain a Kindle? Training sessions will be held every Thursday during thefirst 10 minutes of lunch and the first 10 minutes of AAP. Every student MUST attenda training session AND have a signed permission slip
Kindle battery life lasts one month.
Readers can easily change the size of text, and words per line, for easier readability.
Text-to-Speech features are available for many books.
To increase recollection, users may bookmark, highlight, and note in-text.
*Students must have a signed contract from a parent regarding circulation policies in order to check-out a Kindle. Also, they must attend a 10 minute training session on proper Kindle Use.
To download a contract for Kindle checkout; print and complete the file below and hand your signed contract to the library staff.