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COVID-19 ClosureAll schools will be closed for the duration of the public health emergency, as stated by Governor Evers. 
Updates can be found at: www.ecasd.us/COVID-19.

For At-Home Learning Resources, Checklists and resources, go to: www.ecasd.us/at-home-learning
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Welcome to the ECASD library resources!

Here you'll find links to:

  • Overdrive, our digital library of ebooks and audiobooks, and Sora, a user-friendly digital library app

  • Our schools' individual library resource pages

  • Online test (AP, SAT, ACT) prep materials

  • Other online educational materials that we recommend

Technology Support

If you have any technology issues, please contact the ECASD Technology Helpdesk between 8:00AM and 3:00PM Monday through Friday at 715-852-3411.

Check Out Ebooks and Audiobooks

Read/listen to popular fiction and nonfiction titles on your phone, tablet, or computer! Sora and Overdrive are the same digital library, just different interfaces. We recommend Sora.


SoraImage.pngSora

Directions:

  1. Go to Sora.​
    - if reading on a phone or tablet, dowload the app: App Store | Google Play

  2. If it's your first time, set your library by searching for the Eau Claire Area School District or find us by zip code.​

  3. Log in.
    Username
    - district username for staff (not full email address)
    - student ID for students
    Password
    - computer password for staff and grades 6-12
    - lunch PIN for grades K-5

  4. Browse for books.
    - type in a title or explore by subject or grade level
    - headphone icons are audiobooks
    - open book icons are ebooks

  5. Click Borrow and start reading!
    - stream online or download
    - the book will automatically be returned and disappear off your device at the end of your checkout period

    Sora Help pages


OverDrive_Logo_445x65_rgb.pngOverdrive

Directions:

  1. Go to Overdrive.
     - if reading on a phone or tablet, dowload the app: App Store Google Play

  2. Create an Overdrive account.
    - if younger than 13, click the "under 13" link

  3. Search for the Eau Claire Area School District library by zip code and set it as your library.

  4. Log in.
    Username
    - district username for staff (not full email address)
    - student ID for students
    Password
    - computer password for staff and grades 6-12
    - lunch PIN for grades K-5

  5. Browse for books.
    - type in a title or explore by subject or grade level
    - headphone icons are audiobooks
    - open book icons are ebooks

  6. Click Borrow and start reading!
    - stream online or download
    - the book will automatically be returned and disappear off your device at the end of your checkout period

    Overdrive Help Page

Individual Schools' Library Resource Pages

Many of our schools have additional resources available on their school's library page(s). You can find those here.

Early Learning

Prairie Ridge

Elementary Schools

Davey Flynn Lakeshore
Locust Lane Longfellow Manz
Meadowview Montessori Northwoods
Putnam Robbins Roosevelt
  Sherman  

Middle Schools

DeLong Northstar South

High Schools

Memorial North

TEST PREP

ECASD offers two different online test prep resources: LearningExpress and the Testing Education Reference Center. Please use the following links:

LearningExpress Library 

Testing & Education Reference Center

Off-campus access: when you get the "Whoops" page, click on the "Login for immediate access" button. Then choose Eau Claire – Eau Claire Area School District from the dropdown menu, and enter ecasd as your school barcode

Off-campus access: memorial
Off-campus access: huskies

AP Test Prep Directions:

  1. Click "College Admissions Test Preparation"
  2. Click "Prepare for your AP Exam"
  3. Click the course you want to access
  4. First time: click Register and fill out the form (save your password!)
  5. You can switch between courses using the drop-down menu.

AP Test Prep Directions:

  1. Click "High School," then "Start"
  2. Click "Prepare for a test," then "Next"
  3. Click "It is an AP or SAT subject test," then "Next"
  4. Click "AP Prep"
  5. Click the course you want to access
  6. Click the Register tab and fill in the information (make note of your password and security question!)